Today I sold the Sonex canopy cover and with that I only have 1 Sonex item left…my ‘builders pin’ which I plan to keep forever. It has been a relatively short and crazy journey with Sonex #0864, some ups and some downs. But isn’t that what airplanes do? The Sonex A model was designed as … More SOLD…Now what?
Building an airplane is a journey. Sometimes I feel the journey never ends. Perhaps that keeps me engaged in my plane or perhaps it keeps me from getting bored and picking up a new project. Last year was a successful year for the plane. On March 2nd it went airborne and landed rubber side down, … More Paint, Polish or Wrap…Oh My!
Friday morning was too nice to go to work so we loaded up the Sonex with 27gal of fuel and hit the skies. Departing 3CK (25nm NW of KORD), we flew south around the B and C inner rings and set our sites on Pittsburgh. Climbing to 7,500, we leveled off and watched the sun … More The Little Turbo That Could