2011 - 07 Jerry's first flight
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Jerry's RV-6 on roll out

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180 hp

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Nearly 20 years in the making!

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Crack flight test team

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Lots of pre-flight planning

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Semi-competent test pilot mounts up

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Jerry and his wife

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Doug and Tom check and double check

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Doug gets strapped in

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Running through the checklist

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Taxiing out

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First takeoff

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Departing runway 32 at Lake Elmo

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Everything running well although prop is pitch a little high

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First landing. 75 mph IAS (too fast!)

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Flaring out

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It floats!!!!

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...and floats

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...and floats some more.

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Missing the drag of a c/s prop!!

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Used way too much runway!

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Tom flaring out