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What's New In Electric Airplanes? by Larry Dighera
Here is a video of some astounding flying cars. It's not to be missed. Top 7 Most Amazing Real Flying Cars Coming Before 2020: https://youtu.be/hE93u40ONwk ----------------------- Rolls-Royce Flying Car (eVTOL): https://youtu.be/xwBqhsZwF2Y -----------------------
May 7th 19 08:30 PM
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Explain these acronyms please (TTA, TSMOH...) by [email protected]
On Thursday, June 26, 1997 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-4, Andrew M. Sarangan wrote: Folks, What's with all these acronyms in for-sale ads ? I am considering buying an airplane, and I still don't understand much of the terminology used in aircraft sale ads. For instance, what are TTA, TSMOH,...
April 15th 19 05:40 PM
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Electric Airplane Racing Starts Next Year by Larry Dighera
http://flash.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/Aero-Electric-Airplane-Racing-Starts-Next-Year-232631-1.html Electric Airplane Racing Starts Next Year April 12, 2019 Formula 1 racing is a popular event at the Reno Air Races, among other sites, and beginning late next year, it will evolve into...
April 15th 19 04:16 PM
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Strong-armed by the "Quiet Birdmen"? by [email protected]
On Thursday, January 18, 2001 at 5:23:17 PM UTC-8, wrote: Please humor me... What's with this group known as the "Quiet Birdmen"? I'm a free-lance writer with little or no interest in aviation. However, through a fortuitous turn of events, I stumbled across...
April 5th 19 05:10 PM
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The Speeder: Jetpack Aviation opens pre-orders on jet powered flying motorcycle (0/1) by Larry Dighera
https://newatlas.com/flying-motorcycle-jetpack-aviation-speeder/58752/ The Speeder: Jetpack Aviation opens pre-orders on jet powered flying motorcycle Loz Blain March 6th, 2019 An audio version of this article is available.
March 29th 19 04:18 PM
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NASA clears Dream Chaser spaceplane for full production by Larry Dighera
Dream Chaser® Space Vehicle The Dream Chaser spacecraft is a multi-mission space utility vehicle designed for transporting crew and cargo to low-Earth orbit (LEO) destinations such as the International Space Station scheduled for first launch in...
March 29th 19 04:00 PM
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Extra pilot averted disaster on previous (Illinois headquartered)Boeing 737 Max 8 flight - report by Burr-head Airlines
(CNN)An off-duty pilot in the cockpit of a Boeing 737 Max 8 jet jumped in to help crew disable a malfunctioning flight-control system as it experienced difficulties in October, according to Bloomberg. The next day, with a different crew, the same plane crashed into the sea off Jakarta, killing...
March 22nd 19 11:27 AM
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Doomed Boeing Jets Lacked 2 Safety Features That Company Sold Only asExtras by Burr-head Airlines
As the pilots of the doomed Boeing jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia fought to control their planes, they lacked two notable safety features in their cockpits. One reason: Boeing charged extra for them. For Boeing and other aircraft manufacturers, the practice of charging to upgrade a standard...
March 22nd 19 10:11 AM
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Cockpit voice recorder of doomed Lion Air jet depicts pilots' franticsearch for fix, sources say by Burr-head Airlines
It is the first time the voice recorder contents from the Lion Air flight have been made public. The three sources discussed them on condition of anonymity. Just two minutes into the flight, the first officer reported a “flight control problem” to air traffic control and said the pilots...
March 22nd 19 09:46 AM
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Crashed burr-head jets reportedly lacked key safety features becauseBoeing charged extra for them by Burr-head Airlines
Boeing jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia lacked two safety features in their cockpits because the company charged extra to install them. The features could have helped the pilots detect erroneous readings, which some experts believe might be connected to the planes’ failures, The New York Times...
March 22nd 19 06:35 AM
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COULD MEIGS FIELD MAKE A COMEBACK? by [email protected]
On Monday, February 18, 2019 at 12:46:08 PM UTC-6, Larry Dighera wrote: https://www.aopa.org/news-and-media/all-news/2019/february/14/could-meigs-make-a-comeback COULD MEIGS FIELD MAKE A COMEBACK? LONGSHOT MAYORAL CANDIDATE SUPPORTS REOPENING THE CHICAGO AIRPORT February 14, 2019...
March 19th 19 11:38 PM
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Jetpack Aviation opens pre-orders on 150 mph jet powered flying motorcycle by Larry Dighera
https://newatlas.com/flying-motorcycle-jetpack-aviation-speeder/58752/ The Speeder: Jetpack Aviation opens pre-orders on jet powered flying motorcycle Loz Blain March 6th, 2019 5 PICTURES Jetpack Aviation is taking orders now on its US$380,000 jet
March 18th 19 05:08 PM
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Boeing shows off new transonic wing concept by Larry Dighera
https://newatlas.com/boeing-transonic-wing-concept/57940/ Boeing shows off new transonic wing concept Boeing has taken the wraps off of a new ultra-thin wing concept designed to improve the performance of transonic aircraft traveling at speeds of Mach 0.8 (593 mph, 955 km/h). The latest version...
March 6th 19 02:47 PM
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It’s time to remove bigoted John Wayne’s name from the Orange County airport by Larry Dighera
It’s time to remove bigoted John Wayne’s name from the Orange County airport https://www.breitbart.com/entertainment/2019/03/01/la-times-columnist-remove-john-waynes-name-from-airport-over-48-year-old-comments-about-white-supremacy/ LA Times Columnist: Remove John Wayne’s Name from Airport...
March 3rd 19 05:29 PM
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UN Aviation Agency Concealed Serious Hack; "a significant threat to the aviation industry." by Larry Dighera
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/montreal-based-un-aviation-agency-tried-to-cover-up-2016-cyberattack-documents-show-1.5033733 http://www.cbc.ca/1.5034177 Montreal-based UN aviation agency tried to cover up 2016 cyberattack, documents show November 2016 hack was the worst in agency's...
March 1st 19 04:02 PM
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Kalashnikov Debuts Suicide Drone by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/Kalashnikov-Debuts-Suicide-Drone-232340-1.html Kalashnikov Debuts Suicide Drone By Marc Cook | February 25, 2019 The idea of a combat drone isn’t really new, but Russian arms manufacturer Kalashnikov is trying to bring the scale and cost of UCAVs (unmanned...
February 27th 19 02:51 PM
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NASA Announces Urban Drone Traffic Management Tests by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/NASA-Announces-Urban-Drone-Traffic-Management-Tests-232309-1.html NASA Announces Urban Drone Traffic Management Tests By Kate O'Connor | February 20, 2019 Image: NASA NASA has selected the hosts for the final phase of its four-year series of small Unmanned...
February 22nd 19 02:47 PM
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Sun Flyer 2 electric Part 23 airplane took flight for the first time; endurance of 3.5 hours by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/Sun-Flyer-Flies-With-Siemens-232297-1.html Sun Flyer Flies With Siemens By Russ Niles | February 17, 2019 RELATED ARTICLES Ray Aviation Scholarships Awarded by EAA Garmin GPS 155 TSO Turns 25 Icon Demo Prompts Emergency Response
February 18th 19 07:10 PM
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FAA Requiring Visible Drone ID Numbers by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/FAA-Requiring-Visible-Drone-ID-Numbers-232290-1.html FAA Requiring Visible Drone ID Numbers By Kate O'Connor | February 15, 2019 The FAA has posted a new rule requiring owners of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS/drones) to display an FAA-issued...
February 18th 19 06:55 PM
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Strong-armed by the "Quiet Birdmen"? by [email protected]
On Thursday, January 18, 2001 at 8:23:17 PM UTC-5, wrote: Please humor me... What's with this group known as the "Quiet Birdmen"? I'm a free-lance writer with little or no interest in aviation. However, through a fortuitous turn of events, I stumbled across...
February 14th 19 09:36 PM
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