Solo Flight. Chapter 9. By Owen Zupp.

9. Founding Fathers. The original QANTAS hangar. Day One. Emerald to Longreach. Nine decades in two hours, give or take. That is the equation. No I haven’t found the elusive answer to ‘warp speed’, however I a ..

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Solo Flight. Chapter 4. By Owen Zupp.

Chapter 4. Growing Wings. Armed with a clear vision I took a deep breath and sent off proposals to various aircraft manufacturers and distributors, humbly requesting the use of one of their aeroplanes. Some replied very quickly, o ..

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Solo Flight. Chapter 3. By Owen Zupp.

Now I had a rough idea of the route to fly and what was required of the aircraft. What was becoming increasingly apparent was that the project consisted of two main components; the actual flight as distinct from the maze of associated activities. As pilots are pro ..

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Solo Flight. Chapter 2. By Owen Zupp.

Chapter 2. Solo Around the World? They say that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. My journey began sitting down. The credits were still running on the documentary about Ewan MacGregor&rs ..

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