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Oct 05, 2008, 02:27 AM
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Seawind Maiden

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Oct 05, 2008, 09:28 AM
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Looked like it was flying okay, why not a water landing? Did something go wrong in flight?
Oct 05, 2008, 11:53 AM
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A fellow at our club also takes off from grass with that plane without landing gear.
Oct 05, 2008, 02:39 PM
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Made four attempts to make a water landing, the wind was coming from behind me, so I had to try and get her down coming in towards myself, but I couldnt get down low enough over the lake to land there successfully. Most of the trouble I think was with the turbulence of the wind coming over the hills behind me - where I was standing was quite calm, but out 40m over the lake it was quite a lot more breezy making it difficult to manage airspeed for landing.
Oct 05, 2008, 04:51 PM
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Nice little plane....but I really like the scenery.

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