December 18, 2013
The Cascade Range of central Oregon provides a dramatic backdrop for the Epic LT, a sleek 1,200-horsepower turboprop made in nearby Bend. Epic Aircraft is seeking FAA certification for its design, which is currently sold as a kit. This photo was taken on a summer evening near Mount Jefferson in the Cascade Range.
Subject: Epic LT
Where: Central Oregon
Photographer: Chris Rose
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