ICYMI: Zenith’s Homecoming In Virtual Walkthrough Form

Zenith Aircraft held its annual homecoming last weekend, and among the interesting stories is this innovative virtual "walkthrough" of the facilities, as well as...

Postcards From Reno

Here's a sampling of the things we saw at Reno this year—it was a busy time in the pits!

Home Away from Home… Thanks Dynon!

One of the hidden treasures in the Reno Air Race pits, tucked in among the Sport Class racers and their pits, is a bite...

Better Safe…

As competitive as he is, Sport Class President Bob Mills is first and foremost a pilot with excellent judgement. So when he taxied out...

Sunday Gold at Reno 2021

After a flag pole bending, wind-blown Saturday afternoon with resulting race postponements, Sunday has been bright, blue, very cool and harboring an energetic if...

STOL Drags

When SuperCross brought off road motorcycle racing into football stadiums hundreds of thousands of people were suddenly introduced to a form of motorsport they...

All Lined Up and Nowhere To Go

Winds are the story today as they are already at 9:45 19 mph gusting to 27... with a strong crosswind component. So, RARA has...

Harbingers of Winds to Come

The atmosphere in Reno, Nevada this year gives you two choices - you can have smoke, or you can have wind - which drives...

Vendor Row

What to do when the winds cause numerous cancellations of Reno racing and you’ve already explored the pits? I figured it was time to...

The Smallest “Sponsor”

When we watched Bob Mills prepping Race 49 (his read Rocket 6) for a heat race on Wednesday, we noticed that his fuel cap...

In Case You Missed it

Letters

 Push Me, Pull YouI read Marc Cook's article on the Zenith CH 650 B...

Prop-aganda

The other day I heard about a guy at my local airport lamenting the...

Wind Tunnel

This month we use the accumulated flight-test data to determine what exactly is causing the unacceptable flying qualities of the airplane so that the best way to fix the problem can be identified;

Wind Tunnel

The way lift is distributed along a wing's span affects both the structure and its aerodynamics.