"Precious Metal" , with the Giffin powered contra-rotating props, powers by on the backside of the course during a heat race.
"Precious Metal" with 6 blades Another view of "Precious Metal" that shows the 6 blades stopped by the camera's fast shutter speed.
A Sport Class competitor, Race 19, flies in a heat race on Thursday. This class is just as dangerous as any other race class at Reno. Mr. Rose, flying in Race 3, was killed Friday when his plane crashed into the ground just past the start finish line.
Sport Class Racer Race 3 on Thursday at the turn to the home pylon.