If there’s another thing about which Steve Morse is as passionate as about his guitar playing, it’s flying planes.
Last summer, while on tour in Italy, he managed to find time to slip across the border to Slovenia to visit Pipistrel, a light aircraft manufacturing company of which he’s a happy customer. Of course, it helps somewhat when CEO of the company happens to be a Deep Purple fan
Read (and look at itsy bitsy pictures) about the visit on the company website.
Thanks to Yvonne Osthausen for the info.