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RV-14A Homebuilt Aircraft with SkyView HDX ADVANCEDPANEL

Building your own airplane entails thousands of hours of handcrafted attention to detail. Greg's gorgeous RV-14 features a SkyView HDX-equipped ADVANCEDPANEL from our Advanced Flight Systems team to make the final stretch go much quicker.

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Lycoming Engines Assembly Line

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RV-10 Build - Mating the Fuselage Halves!

Working on the fuse halves and we finally mate them together! This thing is huge!!

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Steve Morrow

Follow the plans I said but noooooo, he had a few mods in mind he said.

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Breakfast Run to Cedar Mills Resort (Vans RV-8)

Went with a couple of other pilots for breakfast. Really the most smooth grass runway I have landed on. The bounce...just keeping me humble. Breakfast was great and the service was also good. Please enjoy. ~ Sierra Papa

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Engine Corrosion Tips From RAM Aircraft

With flying activity declining, many aircraft sit idle for months at a time. This causes serious corrosion issues inside the engines and in this AVweb video, RAM Aircraft of Waco, Texas, tells us how to avoid these problems.

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Fun Place to Fly! Cavanaugh Flight Museum, Addison, TX

The Cavanaugh Flight Museum allows the visitor to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of aviation history. Located at Addison Airport. The Cavanaugh Flight Museum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization devoted to promoting aviation studies and to perpetuating America's aviation heritage; the museum fulfills its mission by restoring, operating, maintaining and displaying historically-significant, vintage aircraft, and by collecting materials related to the history of aviation. - Submitted by Jake Smith

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Basic Aerodynamics - By Rod Machado

This is a basic course in aerodynamics that incorporates Rod Machado's Laugh and Learn teaching style. It's an excellent course for anyone pursuing a sport, recreational or private pilot certificate. It's also an excellent course to help flight instructor applicants develop their teaching strategy and style.

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Van's Aircraft RV-12iS Tailcone Construction Part 3

In this video, we're continuing work (part 3) on the Tailcone section of the RV-12iS.

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