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Wind Tunnel

Accelerate, pull and fly-thats not all there is to the takeoff. Barnaby Wainfan takes a second-by-second look at the aerodynamics of the takeoff: when it works, and when it doesn't.

Experimotive

Ben Haass STOL Zenith 801, featuring a Ford V-8 auto conversion, made quite a first impression at AirVenture 09. This month, he tells Rick Lindstrom what makes it all work.

Wind Tunnel

Thrust-line adjustment is a powerful tool for tailoring flying qualities, but it’s complicated.

Aero ’lectrics

The $10 airplane fix-it tool.