Kenyan Amateur Makes A Homemade Aircraft

Kenyan Amateur Makes A Homemade Aircraft

An airplane built from scratch will make its first test run in a few days.

Naresh Kumar
  • 14 october 2010

For the past one year, Gabriel Nderitu of Kenya has been building a homemade aircraft at his home. With no background in aviation technology, Nderitu relied on the Internet for his research and pumped his own money into the ambitious project to build a plane from scratch. Powered by a Toyota engine, this two-seater aircraft is completely detachable to make it easy to transport by road. Nderitu hopes to test it in the coming days.

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