| Updated Terry Wells
email address ...
Terry Wells reports on a one-off, all composite/carbon glider that will have a Rotax 447 buried in the fuselage. He states, "Now if I can just get the exhaust system in there also." ... Any plans for plans? view 1, view 2, view 3
|Straton D8 Ultra-light Motor
Hugo Garcia , , writes that he had the "factory" do the build to save time, and because of their expertise. In his words, "The plane is remarkable!! I have yet to fly it this video is the "test flight" by "factory" prior to delivery to me."
Contact: Aero Dovron, Inc. ... detailed specifications
420 US Highway 1, No. 15-U, North Palm Beach, FL 33408-2238
Here is one for sale: Straton D-8 Kit, factory D-cells & tail tube, optional molded canopy. Very little work done, no time available. $4000 Firm. Call Ron at 410-643-0977 (Maryland).
Straton First Flight
Click here to see video (Windows Media Player)
Can anyone point
- Sparrowhawk just flown (Jan 11, 2002)
Wes Whitehurst Carbon Monarch
A number of great flying and detailed construction photos. If the words "Jim Marske" and "Flying Wings" catch your interest ... check this out.
The Nov-Dec 2001 Sailplane Builder featured progress articles on two very exciting sailplanes the Manque and the Cepheus (the latter is self-launching).
Left: Alejandro Ramirez-Pineiro
Right: Greg Malm
Arndt finishes Carbon Dragon
Arndt's Magic Dragon (Carbon Dragon ) photo captured in flight by fellow hang glider. Follow this link for some detailed close-up images of construction features of the Magic Dragon.
Will this Magic Dragon soon sport and engine?
Photos of the Magic Dragon
Three very large images ...
|New Carbon Dragon Photos
from Daniel Indermühle
first flight - December 17, 2000
Now this is ridge soaring ... Swiss
Mike Sandlin offers simplicity and fun while
offering several designs to build. Follow the link or find more in
the April-March 2001 issue of Sailplane Builder.
CARBON ROD by Jim Marske
Article by Jim Marske
Historic flight by Gary Osoba in his Carbon Dragon from Harris Hill, New York. This is the prototype Carbon Dragon built by Jim Maupin and a team of volunteers. Now owned and flown by Gary, President of SHA.
Stéphane Abbet in Geneva Switzerland
Fritz of Flagstaff ... ...
tries on Sa-4 "Sportster" for size
Photo and article by SHA historian Don Santee
By Francisco Leme Galvão
Since the early times the man has observed the forces that the moving air can generate ...