Quote Originally Posted by Sam Buchanan View Post
High drag aircraft such as what Frank and I have don't require power for a smooth landing following a steep glide, but they do require very precise speed management and timing. It takes discipline and a lot of practice to keep the nose pointed at the ground until you are practically on the runway before breaking the glide and greasing the landing.
I descend until I see the ants cringe. Then I pull back.

Ron "Why are my gear legs poking through the wings?" Wanttaja