Yesterday (22 May 2010) we carried out Non Destructive Testing (NDT) on the engine to look for any possible internal damage. Thankfully none showing up here at Nongprue Airfield, Thailand. We then ran the engine today Sunday to full power. It was great to have the engine running again for the first time since the beginning of May. Photo below shows Austrian built Rotax engine in Gyrox autogyro (may be used with permission firstname.lastname@example.org).
We are now stripping down the aircraft ready for rotor mast repair so we are showing steady progress. Photo below shows Norman greeting specialist autogyro engineer John H