Stampe SV4C. This is an air to air shot of me flying my beautiful antique Stampe SV4C open cockpit antique bi-plane over Sonoma County, California. N number. 111SV It was an amazing aerobatic aircraft…and flew like a dream.
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1977. Me flying Milo Tichacek’s Stearman Bi-Plane over Sonoma County, California. Photo by Roger Russmeyer. Milo had set-up Roger’s camera on a rack between cockpits…I clicked a button switch on the end of a cable as I flew around the maneuver. Milo was in the front cockpit. Milo later let me join him when he […]
1976. Me standing next to my beloved fully aerobatic Citabria 7KCAB aircraft at Schellville airport, in Sonoma County.…when the two runways were still unpaved. It had a 150 HP Lycoming engine. I learnt to fly aerobatics to the Sportsman level with the great Bob Short who ran “Aerosport”. He was also a musician and often […]
1972. Pete Sears takes John Cipollina for a flight. Top. Pete Sears pre-flighting the aircraft at Nutree Airport. Photo taken by John Cipollina. Bottom: John Cipollina stands in front of the Cherokee before flying back to Gnoss Field in Novato with Pete. Photo by Pete Sears. 1972. I fly my old “Copperhead” band-mate John Cipollina to […]