Ratings: Gyroplane CFI
Private Pilot Single Engine Land Fixed Wing
Ernie has over 6000 hours in experimental gyroplanes, most of which has been test flying in flights under 15 minutes. He has built and test flown over 120 gyroplanes and over 2500 sets of rotor blades. He has test flown dozens of other gyroplanes.
He founded Rotor Flight Dynamics Inc in 1989 which manufactures the Dominator single place and tandem gyroplanes, Dragon Wing rotor blades, and gyroplane parts.