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Roosevelt Field runway length by Herb
What was the length of the runway Lindbergh used at the beginning of his 1927 flight?
December 4th 03 06:30 AM
by Herb Go to last post
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Douglas DC-7 Question by Danny -
This is a longshot, but I have a quesion concerning the DC-7 that tech manuals and archives I've searched have failed to answer... When the _very_ early DC-7's were delivered to United and American Airlines, there was a small "scoop" visible just behind the main air intake on all four engines. The...
December 4th 03 05:51 AM
by David Johnson Go to last post
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AVIATIONTOOLBOX: how I convert sectional maps to map chunks by Kyler Laird
For the past few weeks, I've been obsessed with manipulating the newly- available (from the FAA) raster sectional images. This is all new to me so I've just been banging out code trying to get something reasonable. The code is *horrible* and I don't recommend it as anything beyond an example of...
December 4th 03 01:09 AM
by Kyler Laird Go to last post
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Windsocks, Great Christmas gift ! by GASSITT
Windsocks , 60 inch long , well made with S\S swivel , bright colors of red,white and blue combo, sensitive to light breezes, yet strong enough for heavy wind. $ 15 for 1 or $ 25 for 2 and that includes the priority mail shipping to you . No such thing as too many windsocks ! check,cash or...
December 3rd 03 02:31 PM
by GASSITT Go to last post
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35 Airports In One Day Web Site by Paul Magid
A couple of years back a pair of brothers (?) rented a Piper Arrow and flew it to 35 airports in the San Francisco Bay Area starting at Reid Hillview and ending up back there. One of them did a web site describing this exploit. For the life of me, I can not find the web site. I really liked that...
December 3rd 03 01:20 PM
by Kyler Laird Go to last post
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Article on 75 (NZ) Sqn Avro Lancaster, first to complete 100 sorties - website link by Ian
Any comments, questions or added information welcome! http://homepages.paradise.net.nz/southfly/index.htm
December 2nd 03 08:23 AM
by Ian Go to last post
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FA: Aircraft Chronograph by rip
for auction at http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=2446225029
December 1st 03 09:07 PM
by rip Go to last post
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Simply Beautiful ! by Fil330
http://www.airliners.net/open.file/320458/M/ Fil330
December 1st 03 07:49 PM
by Fil330 Go to last post
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The insane spitfire video clip by Highwood
Gatt wrote: This is rated R for (wholly appropriate) use of strong language. http://alexisparkinn.com/oh_my_god.htm Does anyone know the name of the reporter? Is Alain DeCadet (sp?)
November 30th 03 11:48 PM
by Jay Honeck Go to last post
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Becoming CFI by Chris
I'm wondering if an instrument rating is a required to be a CFI for aircraft (not CFII) just CFI VFR only. The regulation is alittle unclear to me states "An instrument rating OR privileges on that person's pilot certificate that are appropriate to the flight instructors rating saught." The OR is...
November 30th 03 12:24 AM
by Simon Go to last post
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source for edges of FAA sectional maps? by Kyler Laird
Anyone know where to get the boundaries for sectionals? (I want to be able to determine which sectionals contain a given point.) Thank you. --kyler
November 29th 03 03:09 PM
by Kyler Laird Go to last post
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KLN94 Route / Waypoint upload by Wayne
Is it possible to upload / download routes / waypoints from / to a kln94. If so which programme can be used and must the unit be in "programme mode" mode ? programme mode is Switch unit on while pressing the "cursor" button. Thanks
November 28th 03 08:52 PM
by Matthew Waugh Go to last post
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Anyone took the ATP written with AllATPs? by Shlomo Zelkine
If you did, please contact me. I would like to know how good is the program.
November 28th 03 06:07 PM
by Shlomo Zelkine Go to last post
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Iowa: more than corn fields by Bob Fry
Sent: Tuesday, October 28, 2003 9:40 PM Subject: On a Rock in Iowa Check this out !!!!! As you can see corn and beans aren't the only things Iowa has.....This huge rock is located on Highway 25 .There is a huge gravel-rock pit here and the kids used to use if for obscenities, etc but since it...
November 27th 03 08:06 PM
by Bob Fry Go to last post
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Interested in New Zealand aviation history? Website link by Ian
http://homepages.paradise.net.nz/southfly/index.htm
November 27th 03 07:16 PM
by Ian Go to last post
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A+P Mechanics by Ray Legault
hey im looking for a good newsgroup or webpage that has alot mechanics keeping in touch.Anyone have any good ones?..maybe forums?
November 27th 03 04:47 PM
by Skyking Go to last post
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pay christmas bills early by Lori Fields
Postal Lottery: Turn $6 into $60,000 in 90 days, GUARANTEED I found this in a news group and decided to try it. A little while back, I was browsing through newsgroups, just like you are now and came across a message just like this that said you could make thousands of dollars within weeks with...
November 24th 03 08:20 PM
by Lori Fields Go to last post
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Aircraft Designations by David R Townend
The Second Revised Edition of "Military Aircraft Designations and Systems" from AeroFile Publications still has copies available, however, we are getting close to the end of our printing run. I am sure that if we expected the kind of response we have had, we would have budgeted for...
November 24th 03 04:11 AM
by David R Townend Go to last post
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Help: PanAm Kite by Ralf Dietrich
Does anybody know something about the kite below? It is a kite with 3 wood dowel stretchers, constructed of white muslin cotton, it features a stenciled yellow bird with "Pan Am 747" and the Pam Am logo on both wings. The wing span is 53" and it is 27" from top to...
November 22nd 03 12:55 PM
by Ralf Dietrich Go to last post
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lookup navaid location by Dan Jacobson
With my scanner radio, I heard a pilot mentioning a location, Kilo November. How can I look up the location of all navaids called KN? http://www.wapf.com/ is no help. I am not in the United States.
November 21st 03 09:35 PM
by Dean Wilkinson Go to last post
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