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question by Wójtowicz Tomasz
Did you see the polo shirts on www.szybowce.com/koszulki ? What do you think about it?
July 12th 03 05:41 PM
by Wójtowicz Tomasz Go to last post
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SSA.org director announcement by Vaughn
I don't know anything about the new guy, but I would rather have a non-flying professional CEO that knows what needs to be done (and does it) than have some hotshot, contest-flying, badge-covered, amateur administrator screw up what little is left of our organization. Intrepid flyer or not, I wish...
July 12th 03 06:58 AM
by Mark James Boyd Go to last post
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July Issue of "Southern California Soaring" Has Been Published by Greg Arnold
The July issue of the Region 12 newsletter, "Southern California Soaring," is now on-line at www.SoCalSoaring.com Articles in this issue include: Youth in Soaring RESCO -- Then and Now Region 12 Director Election Memorial Day Weekend 2003 at Lone Pine 410 Miles from Lone Pine in a Phoebus
July 12th 03 05:26 AM
by Greg Arnold Go to last post
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GROB 102 by Vorsanger1
Looking for brake pads for the G-102 Does anyone out there know where one can find them? The US distributor says they are no longer available. Are they available somewhere in Europe, Germany perhaps ? Inquiring minds want to know. Thanks Charles
July 11th 03 11:34 PM
by Dave Martin Go to last post
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LS to DG by Tim Mara
it doesn't get much clearer than this.... DG overtakes LS on the DG website now: http://www.dg-flugzeugbau.de/ls-start-e.html tim
July 11th 03 11:32 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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PW-5 Rental by BTIZ
why would a "young" PW5 be in a museum.. was it damaged beyond flyable repair? waste of a good airframe JMHO BT "JohnD" wrote in message ...
July 11th 03 09:45 PM
by BTIZ Go to last post
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Better Boundary Layers by Mike Borgelt
On Tue, 8 Jul 2003 17:08:46 -0700, Eric Greenwell wrote: No, but Dick only tested one glider, and a very early one (early '94 production). Several changes have been made in the wing since then, such as more blowholes, adding winglets, an additional flap...
July 11th 03 09:17 PM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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Battery life...how to test? by Jim Kelly
I guess a 12v automotive light bulb would be a readily available load? Perhaps one of the electronic wizards here could suggest an appropriate wattage for a meaningful, safe, fast test? Also, is it valid to do a 'fast' test when a glider load is hopefully closer to 10 to 20 hrs? Can we presume...
July 11th 03 09:12 PM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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Airfoil comparisons...? by Robert Ehrlich
Robert Bates wrote: Does anyone know of a good, layman's reference to the differences between airfoils? I've heard some "old-timers" refer to characteristics of different ones, and was wondering if there was an "Airfoils for Dummies" out there somewhere... ;) Thanks! --
July 11th 03 08:29 PM
by Robert Ehrlich Go to last post
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Silver Badge Fun (?) - real challenges? by Nyal Williams
Location, location, location! A well-known US pilot had the gold altitude and distance certified when he had a total of 19hrs gliding time and had not yet done the 5-hr flight. He is a person for whom I have enormous respect, a natural, but he still had to have the location at that stage of the...
July 11th 03 04:45 PM
by Nyal Williams Go to last post
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Super Cub towplane performance by Marc Arsenault
Well, we finally discovered that the propeller was totally worn out. We took the prop to our local Sensenich dealer-repairshop. The very helpful people of BL Aviation took no more than 15 minutes on the prop stand to measure out the defective "windmill". Actually, the measurement were quite...
July 11th 03 01:42 PM
by Marc Arsenault Go to last post
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compaq/ipaq batteries by Mike Towler
compaq and ipaq batteries all new most models of the compaqs in stock self fit kits from £67 + delivery. email me with your model for availabilty, fitting available for a extra small fee some other spares also (docking stations, serial and usb's computer cables,power suplies
July 11th 03 10:13 AM
by Mike Towler Go to last post
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LS-4a For Sale by Karl Von Kaenel
$29,500: 1983 Ls4a, 1182 hours, Serial #4329, N245JD, Dittel ATR 720B Transceiver, Sage vario, Cambridge M-Nav, Ameri King ELT, Schroth 4 point safety harness, Appleybay refinish (inside and out) Sep 97, Wing and tail dolly, tow out gear. Trailer and sailplane hangered at Clemson,SC. Photos...
July 11th 03 02:47 AM
by Karl Von Kaenel Go to last post
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Nitra day 5 early US Team report by F.L. Whiteley
http://www.ssa.org/UsTeam/nitra2003/07102003.htm
July 10th 03 10:31 PM
by F.L. Whiteley Go to last post
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2003 Air Sailing Contest pre-report synopsis by Jim Price
Bob Kuykendall wrote in message ... Earlier, "Jim Price" wrote: Bob, reading your report reminded me of one of the most fun experiences I've had in soaring. I hauled my LS4 out to Air...
July 10th 03 10:19 PM
by Jim Price Go to last post
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Lark IS28B2 brake by Bill Daniels
I believe there is a disc brake modification kit available from Wings and Wheels at about $1200US. That seems hard to justify given that it is about 7% of the resale price of the glider. I just decided not to aim the monster at anything I want to keep. Bill Daniels Lark owner "Kurt"...
July 10th 03 08:55 PM
by Bill Daniels Go to last post
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site by FBI © 2003
My site name is F-16 Fighting Falcon & Turkishstars This site has a lot of aircraft ,helicopter picture. And photos of the earth taken form space. Also patch , pilot helmet arts , Ataturk photos ,screensavers , wallpapers , videos ,acrobatic tems..... Many interesting things. www.turkishstars.com
July 10th 03 04:38 PM
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Rumour central by Liam Finley
I heard that Avia Stroitel is buying Schempp-Hirth. And PZL-Swidnick has made on offer on Schleicher. "BTIZ" wrote in message news:[email protected] I heard that from someone else in a news letter yesterday.. DG buys LS.. no "official"...
July 10th 03 02:10 PM
by Brad Go to last post
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World Class and Juniors Moving on Up! by Doug Jacobs
Looks like our Team had a pretty good day today in Nitra - and the web coverage is excellent. Well worth your time, click on http://www.ssa.org/UsTeam/ust_reports_sr.htm DJ
July 10th 03 11:55 AM
by Stephen Cook Go to last post
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In The Thick Of It - U.S. Team Reports by John Seaborn
In The Thick Of It - U.S. Team Reports Thanks to Frank Whiteley and Junior/World Team Captain Conrad Suechting the U.S. Team Day Reports are available direct from the ongoing World Championships in Nitra. The reports and pictures have that exciting, "direct from the flight line" quality and manage...
July 10th 03 06:49 AM
by John Seaborn Go to last post
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