View Full Version : T-6 racing - Go Blue!

09-04-2002, 04:29 PM
Great pics of Steve Dilda's Felix!

It is really his wife Mary in "Blue" who will be doing the racing. What a thought: His 'n' Hers T-6 planes!

Wish I could be here to watch all the flying. Maybe next year...

From what I have heard the T-6 planes are so closely matched it is always some great wing to wing competition. Hope everyone enjoys the fun and yells "Go Blue".

09-04-2002, 04:53 PM
They are great people.

Their hangar is just down the way from my "racing C-150" it has a cruse prop and can really go. Some days in the evening on a calm evening as I turn final I call "371 is making this a go around" and then let her rip down the runway. indication way up into the yellow arc - lol, dreaming of cranking around the next pylon instead of pulling up and turning crosswind.

09-04-2002, 09:57 PM
Oh yes I am tempted to race - maybe in a year or two.

By the way, in the (wonderfull) pictures of "Felix" you didn't mention the red diagonal stripe on each wing. I think Steve told me this paint scheme represents the Commander's plane and the stripes are for the wingmen to line up on each side by.

09-05-2002, 12:38 AM
Mark- actually, Tom and TJ Dwelle have raced in the same race in the T-6 class-so Art and Dan may be a first for the Unlimited class...???? GO BLUE- WARLOCK #75!!! All the best, Randy Goss :)