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RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Bearcat » Sat Jan 26, 2019 3:40 pm

Congrats to Thys Kuhn who maidened his RV-8 ZU-LGT at Coves Airfield this morning =D> =D>
A beautiful build and apparently no snags with the first flight
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Fransw » Sat Jan 26, 2019 3:47 pm

Really good looking 8! :smt023
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Unread post by Chalkie » Sat Jan 26, 2019 5:54 pm

Build them right, then they fly right. Congrats Thys. Enjoy many hours in your RV... :D
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Unread post by Induna » Sat Jan 26, 2019 7:56 pm

WOW! Nice :wink: :mrgreen:
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Unread post by Bearcat » Sun Jan 27, 2019 11:25 am

The welcome after landing
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Fransw » Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:01 pm

Bearcat wrote:
Sun Jan 27, 2019 11:25 am
The welcome after landing
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Lovely shot!

That's what it is all about. Ouma, oupa, friends, even the dog is part of the welcoming party! :mrgreen:

...and look at the windsock!
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Bearcat » Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:32 pm

Vans RV-8 ZU-LGT maiden ...with a helicopter added to the mix.
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Bearcat » Sun Jan 27, 2019 3:08 pm

Another view of the maiden take off
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Jan » Sun Jan 27, 2019 4:04 pm

Well done Thys =D> =D> =D>
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Unread post by Bearcat » Sun Jan 27, 2019 4:40 pm

Vans RV-8 ZU-LGT Coves Airfield
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Bearcat » Sun Jan 27, 2019 5:02 pm

After first touch and go
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Unread post by Induna » Sun Jan 27, 2019 7:17 pm

It has quite a modern paint scheme. I love it! and the dark grey interior just compliments the paint scheme... =D>
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by ACE MAN » Mon Jan 28, 2019 5:04 am

Induna wrote:
Sun Jan 27, 2019 7:17 pm
It has quite a modern paint scheme. I love it! and the dark grey interior just compliments the paint scheme... =D>
Std Comair Captain paint scheme :evil:

Nice Thys , beautiful to see it all come together and wishing you many many happy hrs in your 8!
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by BigglesSA » Mon Jan 28, 2019 12:41 pm

Baie geluk Thys sy is baie mooi! =D> =D> =D> =D> =D>
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Re: RV-8 ZU-LGT Maiden Flight

Unread post by Taildraggerdriver » Tue Jan 29, 2019 8:47 am

Beautiful
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