Project Updates gives you a look into the day-to-day workings of the project.

Feb. 9, 2012

February 9, 2012

Ladies and Gentlemen:

In this week’s update: Team travels to meet the Bureau of Land Management and Local Leaders; The Eagle is featured in Racecar Engineering Magazine and Col. Joe is in the headlines again!

Jan 28, 2012

January 28, 2012

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In this week’s update: Modification and maintenance on the rear axle and front steering system; CFD Analysis continues.

Jan 26, 2012

January 26, 2012  

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In this week’s update: Ed and Keith traveled to Emeritus at The Courtyard to meet with some extraordinary people.  

Jan. 21, 2012

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In this week’s update: Front steering box removed for new enhancements, magnetic brake cooling lines run; Leslie Porterfield on FOX News.

Dec. 29, 2011

December 29, 2011

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In this update: Team members unite to map out the final aerodynamic configuration of the North American Eagle™.

Dec. 28, 2011

December 28, 2011

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In this update: Webmaster Jon Higley hosted a website work session at his Northeast Tacoma home today. 

Dec. 17, 2011

December 17, 2011

Ladies and Gentlemen:

In this week’s update: Magnetos, magnetic drill presses and magnetic brake cooling; Repair to hydraulic jacks as the final update of 2011 is published.

On the last working Saturday before the holidays, today’s team members were:  Ed Shadle, Von Armstrong, Keith Zanghi, Rich Pengelley, Omar Chramosta, John Winchester and John Drury.

Dec. 10, 2011

December 10, 2011

Ladies and Gentlemen:

In this week’s update: Annual Christmas breakfast as team gathers to count our blessings, listen to a world class Classical guitarist, and eat lots of pancakes!

Dec. 3, 2011

December 3, 2011

Ladies and Gentlemen:

In this week’s update: Tail cone removed in preparation of a new paint job; Instrument placarding takes place; M1A Start Cart gets a tune up,  and a world renowned classical guitarist practices for next week’s annual Christmas Breakfast.

A cold and foggy morning greeted Team NAE this Saturday as the hangar door opened to working members Ed Shadle, Von Armstrong, Keith Zanghi, Chris Greene, Layne Smith, Sean Rondestvedt, Rich Pengelley, Omar Chramosta, Sam Yellowbird, and Chris Hughes.