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US: Pilot Ranking List for 2018 by John Leibacher
With the conclusion of Region 4 North, the 2017 sanctioned contests are finished, and the first release of the Pilot Ranking List for 2018 is available on the Soaring Servers at http://soaringweb.org/PRL, http://soaring.gahsys.com/PRL, http://serkowski.com/soaring/PRL, and...
Today 01:16 AM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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Glider near miss with Airliner (emergency climb) near Chicago yesterday? by Sean Fidler
I just listened to this news on a major news network and pseudo confirmed it he http://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1374687 The newsperson actually said, "Why didn't this glider have a transponder, why wasn't this glider talking to someone, how is this possible…" live on the...
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Today 12:38 AM
by Darryl Ramm Go to last post
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IS-28B2 Twin Lark shock absorber replacement/rebuild by [email protected]
My Twin Lark (located in West Virginia) needs its shock absorber repaired/overhauled or replaced (it's fully depleted and a nitrogen re-charge did not help). I've received help from others so far, but welcome additional insight, sources, recommendations, etc. on either repairing or replacing this...
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Solution Manual Introduction to Communication Systems (Upamanyu Madhow) by [email protected]
need Solution Manual Principles of Communications : Systems, Modulation, and Noise - International Student Version (6th Ed., Rodger E. Ziemer, William H. Tranter)
Yesterday 04:03 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Beringer Disc Brake Kit for Schemm-Hirth gliders - experience and effectiveness? by WaltWX[_2_]
Can anyone recommend the Beringer disc brake kit for Ventus, Discus or Schemmp-Hirth gliders? I'm seriously considering retrofitting my D2A after a nearly disastrous run off the runway up at Ely ... partially due to fading brake (plenty of pilot error problems too...) I'm especially interested in...
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Yesterday 02:34 PM
by Tango Whisky Go to last post
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Is there a nose hook modification for a standard cirrus by [email protected]
I bought a standard cirrus. I havent flown it yet, but I was wondering if it's possible to put a nose hook on the plane?
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Yesterday 09:17 AM
by krasw Go to last post
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Communicating with OLC by [email protected]
How does one communicate with OLC? I sent a service request days ago without a reply to date. ID and password does not work anymore; it has worked fine for months and AOK up until a week ago. Is membership account dependent on age of your "donation"?
Yesterday 08:22 AM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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how does one find a co-owner? by [email protected]
Hi everyone, I'm new to the gliding community. This is my first post on RAS, though I have been reading for a few months. I'm a power pilot transitioning to gliders. I have not yet soloed a glider, but I have enjoyed my glider flights more than any other aviation experience I have had to date. It...
Yesterday 03:52 AM
by Morgan[_2_] Go to last post
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Twin lark/blannik L13 strut help needed by [email protected]
Hi there, I'm trying to fill my olio gas strut on my twin Lark but like most everything on this Romanian built glider it's a wonky system with words threads and couplings. Does anyone have the regulator/fill coupler for this glider? I hear that since it's been sitting for 9 years it probably...
Yesterday 01:55 AM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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2018 FAI SGP USA 🇺🇸 Registration Opened by Sean Fidler
Registration is now open: http://www.sgp.aero/usa2018 FAI SGP USA Facebook Page: https://facebook.com/FAISailplaneGrandPrixUSA/ Official Competition Dates: March 26, 2018 - April 1, 2018 Competition Venue: Seminole Lake Gliderport, Clermont (Orlando), Florida
October 15th 17 11:41 PM
by Sean Fidler 7T Go to last post
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US Competition Pilot Poll by [email protected]
Hello US competition pilots. Our annual poll about topics related to competition and associated rules is now open at http://www.adamsfive.com/a5soaring/survey/surveys.php. It is open to all pilots on the ranking list. Feedback from the poll and associated comments, as well as messages via e-mail to...
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October 15th 17 10:49 PM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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Glider hauling service by Retting
Looking for information, ideas, suggestions to move a glider/Cobra trailer from Elmira , NY to Charlotte, NC. Thanks and great soaring. Henry Retting 561-350-0034 561-350-0732
October 15th 17 10:27 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Beringer parking brake by JS[_5_]
A spin-off from Walt's thread on the D2 brake kit. Looking through the Beringer catalog, there is a parking brake valve. http://www.beringer-aero.com/en/products/parking-brake-valve-30.htm Has anyone installed a hydraulic parking brake in their glider, whether a Beringer, Cleveland, or other...
October 15th 17 08:06 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
4 16
Cambridge 302 DDV with 303 Navigation Display /Winter 80mm A/SFOR SALE by Ken
Cambridge 302 DDV / 303 Nav. comes with temp probe/GPS ( I have 2 302's) $ 595 for both. I also have a Winter 80mm A/S indicator $ 200 three 5 two
October 15th 17 07:21 PM
by Ken Go to last post
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ATC Privatization, HR 2997 by Tango Eight
Received this morning... see below. Anyone know the issues, particularly the flip side? Thx. best, Evan Ludeman / T8 Dear Evan, I am writing to ask if you could please take a few minutes and call your representative in Congress, THIS WEEK! If you have already called, please call again and...
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October 14th 17 11:38 AM
by Martin Gregorie[_5_] Go to last post
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Missing IGC Flight Replay by [email protected]
http://ywtw.de/igcsimen.html Sure miss this handy app. Other than SeeYou, what do you use to "replay" an IGC file?
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October 12th 17 09:36 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Not exactly "Bumper" anymore. by bumper[_4_]
It's been 19 years and thousands of yaw strings from the first, somewhat crude by comparison, MKI. The most recent MKIV is the culmination of a few dozen improvements and is flown by pilots all over the world. While the Quiet Vent added to the serenity of soaring when sweating out a low save or...
October 12th 17 08:01 PM
by bumper[_4_] Go to last post
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15M glider trailer for sale. by Collin Shea
Another reminder I have a 15 M cigar tube trailer for sale for $1,200 or best offer. It has an all metal floor and ample storage space in the front, a literal bookshelf almost. 43 inches of clearance from floor to top for wings and 44 inches from bottom to top with fuselage. Photos on link below....
October 12th 17 07:37 PM
by Collin Shea Go to last post
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ClearNav-Vario for sale by [email protected]
My ClearNav-Vario is for sale. It comes with an XC-license, both displays (pointer and CNd digital display), temperature probe, speaker and complete wiring, including a serial cable with IGC pin-out. It has been serviced by ClearNav / TEKK last winter. The pointer display has a metric...
October 12th 17 03:12 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Any FAA CFIs or GFIGs going to Australia? by JS[_5_]
Proximity to Sydney preferred, but... A friend in Australia would like to get an FAA flight review in either single engine or glider. Please contact me at jimstaniforth ? zoho ? com. Replace ?s with the usual. Thanks in advance, Jim
October 12th 17 12:13 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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