Sonex Builders & Pilots Foundation


Sunday, April 13, 2014
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Photos from the American Sonex Association 2012 Fly In
Photos from Oshkosh 2012, Oshkosh 2011, and some Derek Hodges and Frank Davis photos at bottom.

Member Frank Davis built this beautiful Xenos and reports
I only have about 13 hours on and am still fighting new engine high temps (Jab 3300). It gets off the ground smartly and I am usually at 500' agl by the end of our 7,000' runway which is at 4,700' MSL. As you can see from the pictures I am flying it with the short acro wingtips. With the longer utility/soaring tips it doesn't fit in a 40' hangar. I'll install them later in the test period.

Rich Hewgley in Ms. Cleanex, a Corvair powered Sonex.