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Kenyan Do It Yourself Aviation (Video)

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IT consultant and aspiring airplane manufacturer Gabriel Nderitu brings his latest prototype out to the Kenyan countryside for a test flight. If he succeeds, he will be the first man in Kenya to fly a homemade aircraft made out of scrap parts. (www.wimp.com) More...

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Chuck214
While I applaud this mans ambition and drive, maybe the best thing to happen this day was the structural failure. It most likely saved his life.
DMenscha
Bill Schmiett 3
Steel bar stock is probably not the lightest material to use in manufacturing an aircraft.
Boodog710
Jack Carson 2
Stick welding without a helmet. Not good!
unclebigpete
Peter Douglas 2
That's probably the safest part of this whole enterprise!
navydoc192
steven meyer 2
There is no "flight" there is a bump in the road that breaks that sad thing, I say thing because in no way can anyone call it an airplane.
FISTACUFZ
ROLAND MUNOZ 2
While you all talk trash. This is a verry poor man with a dream. He has ambition and pride. He doe st have what we take for granite in our perfect country.
unclebigpete
Peter Douglas 3
I think he does have granite in his country - maybe the bump in the road was a rock made of the stuff!
akarnold
Keith Arnold 1
The man is clearly not grown up.
But what aninspiration to us all.
akarnold
Keith Arnold 1
Should be "an inspiration".
PhotoFinish
PhotoFinish 1
Will that engine create enough speed to get the plane airborne?
folderol
Go Gabriel!

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