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February 2017 Issue of LIGHT AVIATION

  • Chairman’s Chat - Brian reports on an enjoyable trip to the Wessex Strut at Henstridge.
  • Letters - Let’s sort those 450kg/SSEA weights and licences!
  • Project News - First solo in a new RV-10, Belgian Zodiac import, SD-1 SSDR.
  • Amiens - A great place to visit; why not come to the May Fly-in.
  • Engineering - How to produce a Tailored Maintenance Schedule - Part 2.
  • TLAC - Brian Hope visits this British manufacturer of the Ranger, Scout and Kub.
  • IMC Rating in Jodel - Bill Brooks uses his Jodel with glass cockpit to renew his IMC.
  • Friends I have never met - An insight into some great aviation writers from Steve Slater.
  • Sirocco air test - Clive Davidson flies a fast, classic French retractable homebuilt.
  • Wheels up - A well-executed landing in an Alpi Pioneer with an undercarriage problem.
  • Struts4U - Latest news on upcoming events from the Struts and Clubs.
  • Safety Spot - Fury wing problems, engine bolts and another start-up runaway.
  • Meet the Members - We chat to steam engine and Jodel D140 builder Lou Rex.
  • Landing Vouchers - Three freebie landings and a 50% museum discount.
  • Where to Go - Time to start planning your 2017 flying season.
  • Classifieds - Bag a bargain from our members’ classifieds.
  • CEO thoughts - New Meet the LAA gatherings and changes at HQ.