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Use the MEDIA menu item above to see magazine articles, the original Quickie Aircraft Corporation Newsletters, Q-tube (for sharing videos), and Quicker (for sharing photos.)

Magazine Articles

Click the name of the Article to read the text -or- Click the Cover Image to see a larger version.


Soaring - September 1975

Why is White so Sacred? - By John P. Greene

reprinted with permission

Mechanix Illustrated - January 1979

A Plane For Under $4,000 - By Wayne Thoms


Homebuilt Aircraft - February 1981

Q2: The New Two-Place Quickie- By Don Dwiggins
Viking Dragonfly - By Don Dwiggins
Burt Rutan Interview - By Sam Greene

Air Progress - April 1981

How About A Quickie For Two? - By Peter Lert


Popular Science - August 1981

180-mph Kit Canard
- By Ben Kocivar




Homebuilt Aircraft -May 1982

First Flight Report: AMS/OIL Racer
- By Don Downie

reprinted with permission

Homebuilt Aircraft - March 1984

A Quicker Quickie- By Bill Cox


Homebuilt Aircraft - June 1984

Turbo Testbed- By Don Dwiggins

The Complete Guide to Rutan Aircraft 3rd Edition - 1987

Chapter 6 - Quickie: The Engine Came First
- By Don and Julia Downie

reprinted with permission


KITPLANES - September 2006

Las Vegas Quickie - Not What you're thinking.
- By Ed Wischmeyer


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