Flying my V-tail
Bonanza near Allentown, Pennsylvania airspace en route to Maine, I could see an airliner above me on the CAVU day.
The empennage consists of two large carbon fiber surfaces in a V-tail
configuration, along with two ventral fins that have attach points for the aircraft's yaw stability augmentation system (Yaw SAS) flight surfaces.
Both he and Swendseid like DUO V-tail
shads and custom handpours.
Along the way, I sold the 172 and owned a Mooney 201 for nine years and then, until recently, a succession of two V-tail
The fuselage itself is sleeker and tapers out past the wing trailing edge to receive a V-tail
Don Walker of the Federal Aviation Administration told reporters that the single-engine, V-tail
Bonanza BE-36 left Santa Monica Airport - about eight miles away - at 3:45 p.
According to an Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Report, the primary cause was structural failure of the right V-tail
and rudder-elevator assembly, due to a control rod bent "by coming in contact with an improperly installed actuator nut plate bolt.
With its swayed-back, skinny, sailplane-like wings, V-tail
and big bulbous nose, it might look like Jimmy Durante with wings -- too ungainly for such endurance.
If Beech Bonanza ownership seems out of the budget, the good news is that there are plenty of vintage V-tail
models on the market at affordable prices.
Luckily, the owner of your former V-tail
Bonanza let you borrow back your old bird after a few phone calls and promises of adult beverages.
Years ago, I was checking out in a V-tail
Bonanza for insurance purposes.
While the initial appeal of the worm was for fishing deep water, shallow applications are myriad, from the stickworm's subtle approach to the V-tail
and paddle-tail worms that work like little buzzbaits, to the naturalistic wiggling of a boot-tail bait rigged for shallow running.