My Flying Machine – Powered Parachute N729MP – 12-23-17

I get quite a few questions about what type of aircraft I fly so I thought I’d post some information along with a few photos here. I fly a 1999 Buckeye Dream Machine powered parachute with FAA registration N729MP. I purchased it in July 2015 and am the third owner. It is categorized by the […]

Flight to Rays Crossing, Manilla, Arlington, Carthage, Knightstown and Gwynneville Indiana – 12-3-17 – Part 3

Part 3 of this series contains photos from Knightstown, Gwynneville and places in between. Flight Path Note I lost GPS signal over Manila and did not discover it until later in the flight. Flight Video Knightstown Eastern Hancock Schools Vosmek’s Gwynneville

Flight to Rays Crossing, Manilla, Arlington, Carthage, Knightstown and Gwynneville Indiana – 12-3-17 – Part 2

Part 2 of the the flight up to Knightstown. This post contains photos from Arlington and Carthage, Indiana. Flight Path Note I lost GPS signal over Manila and did not discover it until later in the flight. Flight Video Arlington Carthage

Flight to Rays Crossing, Manilla, Arlington, Carthage, Knightstown and Gwynneville Indiana – 12-3-17 – Part 1

This was a nice morning flight to explore some new areas for me. First off was a short eastward hop over to Rays Crossing and then on over to Manilla. From Manilla I flew north up to and around the east side Arlington. I then continued north out of Arlington up to Carthage and then […]

Flight to Wilson Corner, Norristown and Hope, Indiana – 12-2-17

After looking at the flights I’ve done around Shelby County, I noticed a big hole going due south out of Shelbyville, IN (see picture below). I also had a request from someone on Facebook to fly down to Hope, Indiana so I finally got around to flying that way on a gorgeous December evening in […]

Flight to Southwest Shelby County, Indiana – 12-1-17 (Part 5 – Shelbyville)

Here is part 5 (final) of my southwest Shelby County flight on December 1, 2017. Photos here are from Shelbyville. Since I flew up the west side of Shelbyville at around 15-20 minutes before sunset, I got some great views of the town bathed in a nice orange light and some great shadows on the […]

Flight to Southwest Shelby County, Indiana – 12-1-17 (Part 4 – Smithland)

Here is part 4 of my southwest Shelby County flight on December 1, 2017. Photos here are from Smithland, Indiana. Flight path Flight video Smithland

Flight to Southwest Shelby County, Indiana – 12-1-17 (Part 3 – Lewis Creek & Southwestern Schools)

Here is part 3 of my southwest Shelby County flight on December 1, 2017. Photos here are from Lewis Creek and Southwestern Schools. Flight path Flight video Lewis Creek Southwestern Consolidated Schools Shelby County

Flight to Southwest Shelby County, Indiana – 12-1-17 (Part 2 – Mt. Auburn)

This is part 2 of my powered parachute flight to southwest Shelby County, Indiana on December 1, 2017. Photos here are from Mt. Auburn. Flight path Flight video Mt. Auburn

Flight to Southwest Shelby County, Indiana – 12-1-17 (Part 1 – Bengal & Marietta)

On December 1, 2017 I took nice trip to southwest Shelby County, Indiana to get some photos of towns that I had not photographed before. First stop was Bengal, followed by Marietta then Mt. Auburn. I then flew east to Lewis Creek and then back northwest to Smithland before heading back to Shelbyville. Since there […]