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Cheapest place to get a helicopter license by [email protected]
Where is the cheapest place to get dual training in an R22 helicopter? I thought I found a flight school web site that advertised $150/hr, but I didn't save the link and can't find it again so I'm starting to wonder if I just dreamed it. Are there individuals with their own R22 and a CFI license...
December 22nd 03 10:45 PM
by Stu Fields Go to last post
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college or university rotorcraft pilot training courses by poncej
Do anyone know if there is any rotorcraft pilot training courses (including flying training) from colleges/universities in the area of philadelphia, also in delaware or new jersey?. the finalcial support i can get is better than if i choose a flying school... thank you
December 22nd 03 06:25 AM
by John Roncallo Go to last post
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Scorpion by brien
Thinking of making a wind generator out of my Scorpion . It has been sitting in my barn for the last 10 years and only had 50 hours on it . I had thought of selling it but the liability of whoever I might have sold it to prevented me from doing that. Anybody have an idea of what kind of power I...
December 22nd 03 03:39 AM
by GASSITT Go to last post
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Piper Pacer , trade $$ plus plane for R 22 by GASSITT
1951 Piper Pacer , great little plane , needs nothing 8 inside 9 outside , Lycoming O 290 engine this is an original Pacer not a conversion , $ 24500. or trade for R22 B plus cash Steve (623) 842-3902
December 22nd 03 03:35 AM
by GASSITT Go to last post
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Bell Textron D-314 tiltrotor designs. by Charles Gray
During the 1970's, Bell came up with a variety of Tiltrotor concepts, including several gunship models. Does anyone know where a good place to start looking for conceptual art or planned specifications would be? Also, isn't a tilt-rotor considerably less effecient than a helicopter in vertical...
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December 21st 03 11:31 PM
by George Vranek Go to last post
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Helicopter Designations Book - Holiday Pricing by David R Townend
As we did last year, AeroFile is celebrating the Holiday Season (and my Birthday) with a sale of sorts. From December 1 to December 24, 2003, when you order copy of "Military Aircraft Designations and Systems" we will pay your shipping. What a great Holiday gift. We still have some...
December 21st 03 04:51 AM
by David R Townend Go to last post
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Dubya / Kill Devil Hills irony by Bart
I'm watching the President's speech on CNN now at Kill Devil Hills. The fact that there's a _huge_ TFR surrounding the area bothers me a little. I wonder is he's really aware of how much impact he had on GA and the people trying to get in and out of there. I did notice that unlike the routine...
December 20th 03 05:43 PM
by Micbloo Go to last post
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206B3 hydraulic failure by Bart
Enroute to maintenance for another matter yesterday I was cruising at 80% and about 110kts when I noticed that I didn't seem to have hydraulics in the upper-right to lower-left direction on the cyclic, but movement from upper-left to lower right required no effort. Hyd Switch was on , so I popped...
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December 20th 03 04:54 PM
by Bart Go to last post
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Ear Protection for Dogs by Shirley
Anyone know where to purchase ear protection for dogs? Am told it exists, but can't find it anywhere. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks. --Shirley
December 20th 03 12:57 PM
by Sla#s Go to last post
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number of rotor blades by Rob Fonhof
Just a theoretical question that someone may be able to help with. Alot of helicopters have only two rotor blades, ie:Robinsons, Bells, etc. Others have multiples, ie:dauphins with 4, Hughes etc. If a blade is thrown on a two blade, bend over and kiss your rear bye bye. What would happen if you had...
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December 18th 03 03:29 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Need Cash? Sell Your Life Insurance by ttolk
There is a practice available to everyone that the vast majority of people are unaware of called Life Settlements or Viaticals. A person can sell their Life Insurance policy and receive up to 85% of its face value, tax-free. This lump sum cash settlement can then be used as the policyholder sees...
December 17th 03 03:55 PM
by ttolk Go to last post
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Aircraft Designations Book - Holiday Pricing by David R Townend
As we did last year, AeroFile is celebrating the Holiday Season (and my Birthday) with a sale of sorts. From December 1 to December 24, 2003, when you order copy of "Military Aircraft Designations and Systems" we will pay your shipping. What a great Holiday gift. We still have some...
December 15th 03 04:07 AM
by David R Townend Go to last post
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Which throttle governer? by Garfiel
Hello all, do you know by any chance which throttle governer is used on R22s? What brand and where I can get it? Thank you.
December 13th 03 05:30 PM
by Bob Go to last post
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NYPDs New 412EP by Micbloo
http://www.rockawave.com/news/2003/1024/Community/008.html Interesting that the ship is NOT in the traditional blue/white NYPD colors. And the N # is N23FH which I believe is dedicated to the 23 NYPD officers who died on 9/11. Thus "23 Fallen Heroes".
December 13th 03 02:10 AM
by Micbloo Go to last post
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Parts Search by gaylon9
Recently came across a web site that lets you run a bid search for parts. Almost like EBay in reverse. Needed a battery for 206 and got several responses with greatly varing prices. Ended up with about 1/2 price of full retail. http://www.helicopteraircraftparts.com/ Gaylon
December 11th 03 02:57 AM
by gaylon9 Go to last post
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Towing With Helicopters by peter wezeman
The Navy uses helicopters to tow mine sweeping gear, and I heard that at least once helicopters were used to launch sailplanes for a contest. How do you calculate the tractive effort that a given helicopter could exert at a particular speed, density altitude, etc.? Thank you, Peter...
December 10th 03 08:17 PM
by Sla#s Go to last post
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Helicopter rescue stats and production numbers by John Roncallo
Hello Ladys and Gentelmen I have recently found myself in a position to have to defend my local airport and undoubtably helicopter noise came up as one of the hot topics. I would like to present helicoptes in a positive light. I belive that on average each helicopter produced saves about one...
December 9th 03 03:35 AM
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Flight Training by HELOPILOT03
www.lahelicopters.com
December 7th 03 10:46 PM
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Aircraft Designations Book -- Holiday Pricing by David R Townend
As we did last year, AeroFile is celebrating the Holiday Season (and my Birthday) with a sale of sorts. From December 1 to December 24, 2003, when you order copy of "Military Aircraft Designations and Systems" we will pay your shipping. What a great Holiday gift. We still have some...
December 7th 03 04:17 AM
by David R Townend Go to last post
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CH53 refueling video by John
Just came across this, it may be very old- still amazing: http://www.bajabob.net/images/humor/final/ch53inflight.WMV
December 6th 03 12:54 AM
by Rhodesst Go to last post
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