July 2012

I flew back home to Indy yesterday from Oshkosh and my Rans spent her first night hangared in a week. She rode out one hell of a storm there but my Claw tiedowns kept her planted firmly. Before departing I got a weather briefing at the...

It was such an incredible week at AirVenture it's hard to say goodbye but guess it can't go on forever. Wx looks good and this lovely lady gave me my departure briefing. It's going to be a 36 left departure which means a turn to...

If you're wondering what this solid looking homebuilt is, it's a Murphy Moose with a 400 h.p. 9 cylinder radial. It has a max. gross weight of 3500 pounds and a useful load of around 1350 and carries 100 gallons of fuel. I've seen a couple...

Some serious weather passed through Oshkosh this afternoon, scared more than a few of us and caused some limited damage. I was standing under the wing of my S7 talking to some friends and we could see the sky getting very dark, very fast. You...

Holy cow, I love Wisconsin. I found out today this really is COW country when I hopped a ride from Oshkosh for the 1 hour car drive to New Holstein for the Supercub fly-in. [caption id="attachment_20619" align="aligncenter" width="425"] They're Everywhere![/caption] The drive really was beautiful with cow...