Enough materails are in to start the build. Josh davidson is the lead builder and has been putting in long hours to get us to this stage. [note: There was an image here but has since been lost to the internet]
Cut the first metal today,Airframe outline is blocked and ready for more tubing. Should start to look like a frame soon.
The longerons, crossmembers and rudder post (tail post) are all in place and now the fuselage of the Nieuport 24 aircraft is taking shape. In the construction of the fuselage the top and bottom were completed first, and then at this point we will arrange the vertical members to […]
We are cutting many ribs while waiting for our spars and fuselage wood to arrive today. First pic is of Antonio C. Davis cutting ribs and the second pic is of Kesia Franklin and Desi Aviles inspecting and verifying part with the plans.