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- Horizontal Stabilizer (49:40)
- Vertical Stabilizer (21:15)
- Rudder (32:15)
- Right Elevator (35:45)
- Left Elevator (30:50)
- Inventory & Setup (9:30)
- Left Wing Prep (54:30)
- Left Fuel Tank (45:20)
- Left Wing Skins (46:10)
- Right Wing Prep (34:15)
- Right Fuel Tank (47:50)
- Right Wing Skins (40:15)
- Ailerons (54:30)
- Flaps (40:30)
- Rods and ends (18:45)
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- Inventory and Setup (7:15)
- FireWall (14:30)
- F-704 Bulkhead (13:25)
- F-705 Bulkhead (14:20)
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- Tailcone (29:30)
- Center Section (35:15)
- Forward Section (52:40)
- Forward Assembly (24:30)
- Skins/Baggage Area (46:30)
- Seats & Seat Floors (30:15)
- Flaps & Gear Mounts (18:15)
- Fuselage Plumbing (14:0)
- Tail Feathers (16:35)
- Front Deck/Firewall (58:50)
Finish Kit
- Electrical (57:30)
- Electrical Part 2 (24:0)
- Canopy (22:30)
- Landing Gear (18:35)
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Tucker flies his Paramotor to McDonald's for lunch.
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A great cockpit view of a landing in a Cessna Citation.
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A wonderful flight down to Venice for a late lunch/dinner. Winds were calm, the sky filled with fluffy clouds and It was a beautiful sunset.
AVweb's Year in Photos 2016 - AVweb
Avweb readers send us hundreds of aviation photos each year. Here's a compilation of the best for 2016. Best wishes to all who view or channel for a happy and prosperous 2017.
Merry Christmas Flight (on a map) - REMOS AG
REMOS wishes all Merry Christmas! On Monday, December 12th, two engineers, Christian Majunke and Paul Foltz, started a very special flight in Pasewalk: with their REMOS GXiS and wrote the words "Merry Xmas" to the skies over Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.
Falcon-50EX Circling Approach into Aspen Colorado - The HD Pilot
Gene friend Brendan flies Falcons, King Airs, and more for a living. In snowing and windy conditions at the airport, he took me along for a Circling Approach into KASE in Aspen Colorado. At points on the circling approach, the plane pass over Table Mountain at about 300' AGL, doing 140kts!

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