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I fly a TriQ-200 and have landed at the
grass strip at Leeward Air Ranch in Ocala, FL several times.
Granted, it is a wide, 6000'+ runway that is well groomed. Had no
problems either landing or taking off. Because it is at sea
level, I actually broke ground in less time than I do at my home
drome at 2200'msl. Just make sure the grass is cut.
On 12/9/2013 8:48 AM, Patrick Rameau wrote:
Wow...I was thinking that mine
was already kinda "hot" with approach speed of 75ish...MPH
(with bellyflap). Didnt realize that I should have been
expressing gratitude. So has anyone some insights grass
field operations? One of the places where I am considering
keeping my bird in the future is a well-manicured turf
strip in South Florida (Richard's Field).
Monday, December 9, 2013 4:07 AM, Chris Rayner
Thanks for that Jim. I reckon
I’m not far off that maybe 81-82
ish. I might try to shave a few
knots off tomorrow when I have