From Lexington, KY, P.J. Ash is entering a rather different plane this year. It is called a Martin Baker MB.5 and it was the last aircraft the Martin Baker Company produced before building and introducing the ejection seat. P.J. built his impressive aircraft using from scale 3-views. It spans 97 inches and the fuselage length is 102 inches.
It has a ZDZ 80 gas engine for power and is guided by JR Radio. It’s a traditional all-wood construction with fiberglass cloth and resin covering.