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Lak-12 weights by pete83
What is maximum weight of the non lifting parts? I wonder is it possible to install self-launch engine to lak?
June 26th 04 06:47 PM
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Aero-domains for everybody in the aviation community by secura
In the future, everybody, who is interested, in flying, aviation, travelling, will search first at .aero. The aero-domain is a restricted and exclusive domain. It is only available for members of the aviation community. The aviation community is a very broad one. Not only pilots, stewardesses and...
June 26th 04 03:59 PM
by tango4 Go to last post
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Austria/SHK/SB5/V-tail handling by Marc Teugels
I would like any comments on the handling/owning these ships Any experience on SB5 ? How does a V-tail handle ? Thanks MT
June 26th 04 11:48 AM
by Ian Forbes Go to last post
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Gageteers, we need a digital heading sensor by Bill Daniels
I've been analyzing the IGC files from my flights and comparing them to others. Generally, in good conditions, I'm circling less than 25% of the time. Other, far better pilots than I, are circling less than 15% of the time. This means that wind data that depends on the glider flying circles gets...
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June 26th 04 06:07 AM
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Parowan Day 6 6-25 by TomnKeyLargo
Today when we walked out of the pilots meeting, the sky to the East, had.a very big build up, and it was growing. To the south, more build ups, to the North, more, and oh ya, west also. We grid at 11:15 am. The pilots meeting is pushed back to 12:30, a little after 1 pm the day is cancelled due to...
June 25th 04 11:43 PM
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WCC2004 All done by Stephen Thomas
After 5 flying days at Elverum,Norway, the folks are packing up to return home. See Carol's final report at: http://www.sssa.org.za/wcc2004/index.htm
June 25th 04 11:13 PM
by G.Kurek Go to last post
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Olympic Flame by Fil330
Hi guys, The Olympic Flame arrives in Paris : http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.cgi?226322 -- Fil330
June 25th 04 10:44 PM
by André Somers Go to last post
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Theoretical best approach speed? by Pete Brown
How does the manufacturer of new gliders determine the recommended best approach speed. ? JAR 22 specifies the yellow triangle on the airspeed indicator to be at the manufacturer's lowest recommended approach speed at max weight without water ballast but I can't find how that that speed should...
June 25th 04 09:22 AM
by Pete Brown Go to last post
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test 1 by Eric Greenwell
OK, since you have to know... Charter, my regular ISP (cable company), doesn't have dial-up access that can be used when I'm traveling. While traveling, I use a free ISP (www.access-4-free.com) to connect to the Internet for email and web stuff, but it doesn't have newsgroups. For that, I use a...
June 25th 04 05:24 AM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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Parowan 6-24 711 reporting by TomnKeyLargo
OK.What goes faster then the speed of light, and cracks the 100 mph barrier at Parowan for the first time??? Well, its a ASW 27b, DRY, driven by GW, Steve Koerner. On a 2 hr TAT. All classes flew a TAT cause of build ups. We launched early, 11:25 am was first tow. Black flat bottom building cu are...
June 25th 04 01:13 AM
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Did your ELT work? by Eric Greenwell
Ed Byars said he has had two successful 121.5 style ELT activations; I know a pilot in our club that had a successful activation (the police were alerted and arrived in short while). So the scorecard is: 3 Successful activations ? Unsuccessful activations I don't know of any other cases. This is...
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June 24th 04 02:45 PM
by Nils Hoeimyr Go to last post
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Parowan, USA.Put it on your map.....# 711 reporting 6-22 by TomnKeyLargo
Today made up for yesterday. The sky simply kept xploding with great white flat bottom cu's. The best climb of the day was SM with a 17 kt average over several thousand. Folks, these aren't vario readings, but the average climb over several thousand ft. seen on See You. Yep, all had great flights,...
June 24th 04 02:31 PM
by Chris OCallaghan Go to last post
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Last Chance for Glider Transport by Jeff Landfield
If anyone needs a glider taken somewhere or picked up this summer the time is winding down for me. I will be moving to Alaska in mid August but before in mid July, around the 12th, I will be flying up to Anchorage for a week and after that I will be at Hobbs for the Standard Class contest, then TSA...
June 24th 04 09:34 AM
by Jeff Landfield Go to last post
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Electronic declaration by tango4
2 questions folks. 1 - How does one declared a free distance task electronically? Declare takeoff and (possible) landing points only? 2 - If a declaration of any task is made electronically and the logger is sealed in the glider does the declaration still need to be refreshed every day to include...
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June 24th 04 08:34 AM
by K.P. Termaat Go to last post
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Colibri to PDA connection by Ian Cant
Can anyone please tell me how a Colibri can be connected to a PDA to allow file downloads and uploads ? I want to use the Palm as a more-portable replacement for an unreliable laptop; no particular need for realtime or postflight display software, only the data capture. Can I buy a suitable...
June 24th 04 07:20 AM
by Janos Bauer Go to last post
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Parowan Day 4 6-23 by TomnKeyLargo
Some build ups, so, like whats the problem man. Like none, 7V blew the doors off in Standard at 93 mph. KS ran around 90 mph in Sports. Then comes P7, like 98 mph in 15 Meter. The weather did have bumpers in all areas. Standards had a AST, 15 Meters changed to a 1 turn MAT with a 3 hour window....
June 24th 04 03:56 AM
by TomnKeyLargo Go to last post
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Outlandings Austria, Inn valley by Jean
Hello Preparing a camp in Samedan - Looking at the excellent http://www.aussenlandefelder.org/ I was surprised to find nothing in the Inn valley east of Imst and Innsbruck area. It is unlandable - or so easy that there is no need to reference anything ? Thanks for advice Jean
June 24th 04 12:07 AM
by Hans L. Trautenberg Go to last post
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Electronic declaration (for Volkslogger) by stephanevdv
There seems to be some problems with Volkslogger declarations generated by other than the Volkslogger DOS software (that won't work reliably on many recent Windows computers), e.g. the sector definition can change (it happens when I make a WinPilot declaration and upload it to Volkslogger). I find...
June 23rd 04 11:54 PM
by stephanevdv Go to last post
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Avoid CSA website by F.L. Whiteley
Please avoid the Colorado Soaring Association website, www.soarcsa.org, for now. The server hosting the site has been cracked and pages are loading the shellscript.js Trojan. Frank Whiteley More info on this...
June 23rd 04 10:21 PM
by F.L. Whiteley Go to last post
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Salto maintenance manual by Chris Pollard
Hi Guys Does anyone over there have a copy of the maintenance manual for a 1971 Start and Flug H101 Salto? I can't track one down in the UK, but they were never offically sold here. Mine is the only one, but I know there are several still flying in the US. A phototcopy or scan would be...
June 23rd 04 03:14 PM
by Some Go to last post
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