Fly Baby Safety and Pilot Information
Maintained by Ron
This web page is for those interested in the Bowers Fly Baby
homebuilt aircraft. This page is for information only, and is
not affiliated with the owner of the rights to the Fly Baby
Important Technical Issues
- NTSB reports on Fly Baby Accidents .
Learn from the mistakes of others. Updated with reports
going back to 1968.
- In-Depth Accident Studies
- The Loss of N2685 . Probable
flying wire tension adjustment . Read this report
for information on flying-wire tension-adjust issues. 19
- The Loss of Fly Baby N96MG. An
analysis of a Fly Baby crash. If you're using tie rods or
streamlined wires for your Fly Baby, READ THIS !
Report updated and finalized 6 June 2001.
- The loss of CF-RXL. Some
post-accident photos and some discussion.
- The loss of N101LX. Another
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