|Real Men Land Out - 200
Hours in a 1-26
Author: Dan Bryan
Paperback, 83 pages, dozens of color photos
Dimensions: 6.02 x 9.02 x 0.28 inches (153 x 229 x 7 mm)
Dan Bryan is currently the President of the Hobbs Soaring Society
and a Non-Profit Program Director. He has a Master's Degree in
Non-Profit Organizational Management which was obtained from Michigan
State University in 1986. He moved from Michigan to New Mexico in
1995. Having obtained his soaring pilot's license in the early
1990's he has flow the Schweizer 1-26 exclusively.
This book is about rebuilding and flying
a sailplane that is deeply rooted in the history of American soaring.
Simple and safe to fly, the Schweizer 1-26 is the source of many
pleasant and unforgettable memories, not only for the author, the
members of the 1-26 Association but to a higher percentage of newly
licensed soaring pilots.
Below is a
page from EAA Sport Aviation magazine's "what our members are building &
restoring" segment from October, 2005. It is an article written by
Dan Bryan about the rebuilding of his 1-26. Click on the image
below to view the larger version.