Celebrating the 4th by going RVing - Baseball, Apple Pie and SMOKE ON! (Part 1)7:55 PM
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|EAA Chapter 1457 members Ray Beverly, left and John Stahr brief the flyover mission before departure|
After a few minutes of pilot briefing between Stahr and Beverly, our chapter test pilot who was flying Steve McGirr's beautiful RV-7, rolled onto runway 34L at KEUG, and departed in formation as a "flight of two." Prior to departure, Beverly - a long-time Air Force pilot with B-52 time plus plenty of T-38 formation training - explained the precision tactics he would use to stay in perfect position just off Stahr's right wing.
|Flying in perfect formation: Beverly, flying wing to Stahr's American Angel RV-8, is keeping the second ship in place|