Category Archive for "Citabria"

Citabria Update – November 15, 2017

Nov 18 2017

Replaced the seized fuel valve in the Citabria, but first it took about 2 hours to drain out all of the fuel…

Citabria Update – November 11, 2017

Nov 12 2017

Rolling along the south shore of Rice Lake on an early Saturday morning winter flight. Flight Highlight Video Arrived at the airport…

A rainy Sunday at CYPQ

Oct 29 2017

Checking out if a National 490-C parachute will fit well in the front of the Citabria. Unfortunately it positions the front pilot…

Citabria Update – September 30, 2017

Sep 30 2017

The annual inspection was completed last week and this morning we were able to take the plane up for a post maintenance…

Citabria Update – September 18, 2017

Sep 19 2017

Annual inspection day one, plus some minor repairs to the paint on the left wing. Fine sanded the area and covered it with UV…

Citabria Update – September 10, 2017

Sep 10 2017

Here are a few short clips from today’s afternoon flight between Peterborough and Cobourg (Ontario, Canada). Flight Video It was intended to be…

Citabria Update – September 2, 2017

Sep 02 2017

Flying some circuits this morning before the winds picked up for the day. Lots of jets at CYPQ this morning.

Citabria Update – August 13, 2017

Aug 13 2017

Departed Peterbrough (CYPQ) and headed to the Rice Lake practice area and climbed to 4500′. Practiced steep turns, aileron rolls, and spiral…

Citabria Update – August 8, 2017

Aug 08 2017

The morning started off with IFR weather due to the mist (outside air temperature = dewpoint) then became marginal VFR with a…

Citabria Update – July 27, 2017

Jul 28 2017

Maintenance evening at the hangar … fuellin eatin cleanin …