Originally Posted by scsmith
Wow, taking the RV-1 to Sun n Fun seems very risky. What if there is a tornado? And then the next day they would haul it away in a dumpster without even asking permission. After all the work to get it restored......gosh I would be nervous to take it there.
Don't worry Steve, we have hangar space not far away for it, and will be keeping a VERY close eye on weather. If it doesn't look safe - at ANY point in the tour - then it doesn't go. It is sort of like operating warbirds - you either beleive that they should fly, or you don't.
Remember...."A ship in the harbour is safe - but that is not what ships are for"!
Paul F. Dye
Editor at Large - KITPLANES Magazine
RV-8 - N188PD
RV-6 (By Marriage) - N164MS - "Mikey"
RV-3B - N13PL - "Tsamsiyu"
A&P, EAA Tech Counselor/Flight Advisor
Dayton Valley Airpark (A34)