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Aerospace Need an advise please

  1. Dec 18, 2004 #1

    cronxeh

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    Suppose I wanted to build an aircraft that would be powered by home made LPG-powered jet engine. It would have to carry at least 180 lbs for a pilot plus fuel and all that stuff. If I wanted to fly this thing - what license would I need (FAA or any other 3-letter place)?
     
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  3. Dec 18, 2004 #2

    Astronuc

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  4. Dec 24, 2004 #3
    You could build it under the "experimental" category and bypass the certification process required for production aircraft. It still required inspection, but it is a simple process compared to a production aircraft.

    Contact the Experimental Aircraft Association for more info. www.eaa.org

    -Glenn
     
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