Mark takes the completed helicopter on its first flight.
Painting the bodywork and installing the upholstery; completing a whole circuit, from takeoff to set down.
The helicopter controls are linked to the rotor blades and the mechanical half of the airplane; engine failure.
Fitting the main rotor blades to the helicopter; lesson in taxiing.
Work begins on the body panel and back seats; flying lesson in landing and set downs.
Learning how to climb and descend; Mark installs the navigation system into his kit helicopter.
Mark Evans turns his attention to the avionics and the instrument panel.
Mark fits the muffler and installs the fuel system, pressure regulator and all the hoses into his home kit helicopter.
Takeoff techniques; CNC machine; Rotorway kit.
The helicopter is ready for the tail rotor drive; how to deal with engine failure.
Three key components are manufactured and fitted onto the chopper.
Mark begins the manufacture of the main rotor shaft.
Vertical and horizontal trim fins are installed onto the helicopter; Arizona's Rotorway International.
Mark assembles the basic airframe and mounts the stainless steel tail boom.
Mark starts his project looking at kit helicopters around the world; air show in Oshkosh.