May 2012 Issue
Something to Do
Jim Shy decided to buy an airport and then build an airplane to keep there.
Upon his retirement, Jim Shy embarked on a lifelong dream of building his own airplane. But before he even decided on a design, he bought a place to keep it: his own airport. By Scott M. Spangler.
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