1:13pm

Mon October 3, 2011
Kentucky Arts and Culture

Frankfort Man Eager to Fly Kit-Built Helicopter

If Kevin Phillips had his way, he’d be flying to work today. But Phillips has to wait until his self-built kit helicopter can take the air. He’s waiting for an evaluation from the Federal Aviation Administration before he can train with the aircraft and prove he can safely handle it. It took him five years to complete the aircraft from a kit.