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Builder´s Bio

 

Name: Fabiano Aroeira Almeida

Age: 29 years

Profession: Civil engineer, graduated by Brasilia Federal University in 2000. Works on  Apex Engineering Ltd. since 1996, as a building projectist.

 EAA  member (Experimental Aircraft Association) # 693898

 ABRAEX  member (Brazilian Association of Experimental Aviation) # 908

 

4 Private Pilot (PP) and Glider Towplane Pilot (PRBP):

Aprox.  500 hs. of flight

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Corisco (Piper Arrow): 150 hs. of flight

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AeroBoero 180 (towplane): 250 hs. of flight

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Uirapuru: 40 hs. of flight

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AeroBoero 115: 25 hs of flight

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Others: 35 hs. of flight

4 Glider Flight Instructor (INVP) and Glider Pilot (PPL):

Aprox. 300 hs. of flight, which most of then were dedicated to competition and cross coutry flights

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 Neiva B Monitor"Neivão" (looks like an old Schweizer 2-32): 15 hs of flight.

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Kw 1 "Quero-Quero": 25 hs.

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L-23 "Super Blanik": 30 hs.

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SZD 48-3 "Jantar Standard III" sailplane : more than 230 hs of flight hours, most of them of cross country (> 200 miles) type and competition flights.

My "Jantar III" standard class sailplane

Thanks to:

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The "Kiko Master", that in my opinion, is one of the bests A & P of Brazil. His ability had stimulated this project a lot.

 

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To "Sir" Ítalo Da Silva, chief mechanic of Brasilia Aeroclub; for some opinions, screws, nuts and rivets "donated" to the project;

 

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To my beloved mother Heloisa, who much helped me receiving some aircraft parts in her address in the United States, bringing me some of them personally and, when it was not possible, always have found a way to direct them to me.

 

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To support given by my father Eduardo, whose love for aviation and the desire to face challenges, made possible this project;

 

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To all friends who gave me incentive;