Name that Cockpit

Yes, its experimental.
No, its not a kit.
Yes, it is at Oshkosh.
Yes, it technically would qualify for small N-numbers and an NX designation.

One of the many cool airplanes you can find wandering around the AirVenture grounds!

Paul Dye

Paul Dye, Kitplanes® Editor in Chief, retired as a Lead Flight Director for NASA’s Human Space Flight program, with 40 years of aerospace experience on everything from Cubs to the space shuttle. An avid homebuilder, he began flying and working on airplanes as a teen, and has experience with a wide range of construction techniques and materials. He flies an RV-8 that he built, an RV-3 that he built with his pilot wife, as well as a Dream Tundra they completed. Currently, they are building a Xenos motorglider. A commercially licensed pilot, he has logged over 5000 hours in many different types of aircraft and is an A&P, EAA Tech Counselor, and Flight Advisor, as well as a member of the Homebuilder’s Council. He consults and collaborates in aerospace operations and flight-testing projects across the country.

6 Replies to “Name that Cockpit”

  1. Where's the gas tank and why is there plexiglass on top of the boot cowl? Oh, don't tell me she has two seats! Some replica...but if she inspires others to get into aviation, she's fulfilled her ultimate purpose.

  2. Eaa sprit replica had the top of the boot cowl removable for visibility and flight safety.

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