This morning at 9:45am, July 10th, N5880Z, a Zodiac CH650, flew for the first time. All went well and our Corvair engine performed very well.

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Comment by Chris Aysen on July 12, 2010 at 7:17am
Congratulations from Louisiana!!! Thinking about building the bird myself.
Comment by Bob Pustell on July 11, 2010 at 9:35pm
I have spent the last month and a half working on my old Stinson, rather than my Corviar powered 601XL. Congratulations, and I hope to follow your good example within a year of three..............
Comment by Patrick Hoyt on July 11, 2010 at 6:19pm
Outstanding! Sounds like things are looking better and better every day for the Zodiac line.
Comment by Mack P. Kreizenbeck on July 11, 2010 at 2:26pm
Congrats from Idaho -- you Corvair guys are sure making the Corvair Auto Club unhappy!
They won't have any replacement engines left.
Ralph Nader's book "Unsafe at Any Speed", focused on the Chevrolet Corvair killing further production.
Evidently Nader didn't know what he was talking about as people are now flying behind them and the auto
is a highly sought after collector item!
Comment by Brenda Smith on July 10, 2010 at 9:57pm
Congratulations on having the first non-factory built 650 flying in the state of Missouri! Good Job!!.
Comment by David Coberly on July 10, 2010 at 8:35pm
The ole Corvairs sound good don't they. I should have mine up and running again soon ( I hope)
David Coberly 601XLB / Corvair
Comment by Bob McDonald on July 10, 2010 at 4:05pm
Congrats..well done !
Comment by Jerry Latimer on July 10, 2010 at 3:39pm

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