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DG Flugzeugbau and LS: Not united... by Andreas Maurer
ladies and Gentlemen, check this: http://www.dg-flugzeugbau.de/schade-segelflug-e.html Please note this sentence: At the beginning of October Bernd Gauger - the German agent of the Lithuanian company LAK - and Axel Reich arranged a visit to our factory in Bruchsal. They mentioned that LAK...
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December 2nd 03 11:26 PM
by Marc Ramsey Go to last post
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Dr Jack's BLIPMAPS by Jim
I came across Dr Jack's BLIPMAP forecast page http://www.drjack.net/BLIPMAP/NE/index.html Probably a lot of good information if you know how to use it (and some very pretty maps), but also not exactly intuitive and slightly overwhelming. Anybody find good use of this material, and in an orderly...
December 2nd 03 08:44 PM
by Jack Glendening Go to last post
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Trace files for Minden, NV area in IGC WSViewer format by Jerome Conners
Can anyone provide trace files for the Minden, NV area...in IGC format? Any date and time. If so, then please indicate date and time of trace file. Jer
December 2nd 03 04:55 PM
by Al Go to last post
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Final Glide for Don Dorrell by JJ Sinclair
December Soaring has Don Dorrell listed under Final Glide. Does anyone have details on his death? The Don Dorrell that I knew was a young guy and as you all know that means anybody younger than me. Sad news, Don was a good racing pilot and always fun to be around. His wife, Joy, was just that, a...
December 2nd 03 02:56 PM
by JJ Sinclair Go to last post
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Date of effect now 1 April 2004 for revised IGC-approval for certain legacy types of GNSS flight recorder by Ian Strachan
From: Chairman, IGC GNSS Flight Recorder Approval Committee (GFAC) Subject: Date of effect now 1 April 2004 for revised IGC-approval conditions for certain legacy types of GNSS flight recorder. An announcement was recently made to the effect that a number of types of legacy recorders would have...
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December 2nd 03 08:08 AM
by Janos Bauer Go to last post
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Peschges VP3 Problems by Nick Gilbert
Hi There, I have a VP3E that is giving nonsense characters on startup. Have flicked all switches to no avail. Anyone seen this before? Is there anyone left that can service Peschges stuff? Nick.
December 2nd 03 04:12 AM
by Nick Gilbert Go to last post
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Calistoga 1967-68 by Dale and Rosemary Thompson
In 1967-68 I took some early glider training at Calistoga, California. Am now assembling some history notes. Does anyone have any recollections to share about Mike Duffy and Calistoga Air Park? Thanks, Dale Thompson Dale
December 1st 03 10:27 PM
by Dale and Rosemary Thompson Go to last post
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Borgelt website update by Mike Borgelt
Hi folks! We've added some material and photos to our website particularly about the B2000. Including some updated dealer contact details. We are interested in feedback, particularly from those not using MS browsers. That's my panel and glider on the home page.
December 1st 03 07:47 PM
by Mike Borgelt Go to last post
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Student-Instructor question (USA) by Nolaminar
Does instructor have to on the ground when a student is flying? Can the CFIG be towing or giving other instruction? GA
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December 1st 03 06:25 PM
by Tony Verhulst Go to last post
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'Nother PW-5/World Class question by Bob Kuykendall
Somebody posted on this topic a while back, but I can't find it now. So my apologies for repeating it: For how long is the PW-5 the official glider of the World Class? Are there any provisions in the FAI or IGC rules for the eventual retirement of the design and a switch to a second-generation...
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December 1st 03 03:11 PM
by nafod40 Go to last post
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Handicapping distributed competitions by tango4
How do we go about handicapping flights made on different continents in different ships? There are several online competition sites in operation but they seem to apply a standard ship handicap without compensating for the place or conditions prevailing at the time of the flight. How can the guy in...
December 1st 03 12:25 PM
by Scott Go to last post
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Current standings in the 2002 r.a.s. League by Dr. Guenther Eichhorn
This is a collection of flights submitted by the pilots on an honour basis. Up to four flights count for the standings.p It can be accessed at a href="http://acro.harvard.edu//LEAGUE/ras_league.html"http://acro.harvard.edu//LEAGUE/ras_league.html/ap Following are all the flights currently...
December 1st 03 06:48 AM
by Dr. Guenther Eichhorn Go to last post
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New US Web Site Pipistrel Motorgliders by Pipistrel-USA
New Sport Pilot Site up today...... pipistrel-usa.com http://www.pipistrel-usa.com Featured the Pipistrel Sinus and Virus from Europe...... Some really nice screen wallpapers with calanders in them worth downloading, check it out and enjoy. Take Care Michael Coates pipistrel-usa.com
November 30th 03 10:35 PM
by BTIZ Go to last post
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XCSoar Still under development? by Michael Pitoniak
folks, anyone know of any plans for future releases of XCSoar? has'nt been any activity on there web page for some time. thx, mike
November 30th 03 10:23 PM
by Michael Pitoniak Go to last post
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Gliding electic flight - cells which one? by max christoffersen
Can anyone advise? I am wanting to make up a 10 cell pack for a Robbe K-Rat and a Kyosho Soarus. I mainly slope fly with both kits but gain real altitude with the prop. Can anyone advise which battery cells I should use to make up these packs keeping in mind weight vs duration? I have some 3300...
November 30th 03 09:06 PM
by REMOVE TO REPLY.pdb Go to last post
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Slipping in Turns by Jim Hendrix
I'm wondering if many people hold a mild slip in turns and why they do it. Please reply to this post if you do this and give your reason(s). Thanks, Jim Hendrix
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November 30th 03 04:39 PM
by Chris OCallaghan Go to last post
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Westerboer ? by Phil Jeffery
I have recently sent 3 e-mails to Westerboer's published address and not received a reply. Does anyone know if they are still in the business of gliding computers?
November 30th 03 10:13 AM
by Phil Jeffery Go to last post
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Out pin schedmatic for Terra TX760D by Ray Gimmey
I would appreciate if someone could provide me with the schematic for wiring the Terra TX760D aircraft radio. Original info was lost sometime ago. Was not able to come up with the schematic with a google search.
November 29th 03 10:34 PM
by Tim Mara Go to last post
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Will US Sport Pilot be insurable? by Mark James Boyd
The US Sport Pilot initiative seems like it will be fully approved in less than another year. I wonder if Sport Pilots will be insurable in the US? By happy coincidence, Jane and Dennis both seem to be strong supporters, so I hope they can help with the final problem (which has also thwarted...
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November 29th 03 03:57 AM
by Judy Ruprecht Go to last post
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Bertrand Piccard by cernauta
http://www.solar-impulse.com/fr/index.php Here's a link to the new dream by Bertrand Piccard. It looks very much like a (motor) glider, to me. ....'round the world with solar power... Aldo Cernezzi
November 29th 03 01:16 AM
by cernauta Go to last post
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