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Pitts S-1D 1st flight

kjkimball

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Well, the first new airplane to fly from the shop in 2008 is a Pitts S-1D built by Buddy Moman. Buddy began building the airplane some eleven years ago and not too long ago, brought it to us for cover and paint. As you can see, it really looks great! Buddy made the first flight this morning and made another flight this afternoon. All is going very well, runs great but needs a couple more inches of pitch in the prop which we will try to get done next week. Congratulations to Buddy on his airplane and a great first flight!


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BTW, I posted this here because the forum controls would not let me create a new topic in the S-1C and S-1SS section.

 

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