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Wittman Buttercup
Wittman Buttercup
The Wittman Buttercup will be presented by Earl Luce as the featured aircraft during Tuesday morning's session of Homebuilts in Review.

As we draw closer to EAA AirVenture 2012, the Homebuilts in Review lineup is taking shape, featuring twice-daily aircraft presentations by aircraft builders and owners. Each day at 10 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. builders will share in-depth information about their outstanding homebuilts at the Homebuilders Hangar, and AirVenture attendees are invited to attend.

Homebuilders Hangar is proudly sponsored by Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co., a leading distributor of homebuilt and certificated aircraft supplies.

Modeled after the popular Warbirds in Review program, Homebuilts in Review provides an opportunity to hear the story behind the aircraft rather than simply viewing it. It is the perfect chance for those interested in building their own aircraft or investing in a new model to learn more about the planes and the processes involved in building. More than anything, attendees get a unique opportunity to engage with others in the homebuilding community.

Wednesday's presentations will be dedicated to a pair of Dyke Deltas in commemoration of the design's 50th anniversary at AirVenture 2012, and several presentations throughout the week will honor Dick VanGrunsven as Van's aircraft celebrates 40 years.

Here's the lineup for the week (subject to change):

Monday, July 23
10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.: RV-12 presented by Eagle's Nest
1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.: Turbine 701 presented by Scott Ehni

Tuesday, July 24
10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.: Wittman Buttercup presented by Earl Luce
1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.: RV-1 presented by Friends of the RV-1

Wednesday, July 25
10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.: Dyke Delta presented by Alan White
1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.: Dyke Delta presented by Dave Williams

Thursday, July 26
10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.: Highlander presented by Steve Henry
1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.: Cozy presented by Mark Zietlin

Friday, July 27
10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.: Zenith 750 STOL presented by Sebastien Heintz
1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.: RV-8

Saturday, July 28
10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.: Fly Baby (tentative)
1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.: Onex presented by Jeremy Monnett


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