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Recent tragedies will certainly bring insurance rates and coverage into the spotlight once again. IMHO things will change not only in cost but coverage as well. Underwriters cannot continue to pay out high amounts for such a small population of their overall policies. I foresee changes coming to...
Today 12:38 PM
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Vertica V1 portrait mode by Janos Bauer[_2_]
I try to reactivate an old Vertica V1 PNA, but this time installed in portrait mode. I checked the Postfrontal forum, but the needed files are not available anymore :( Is there anyone who still owns some utilities to change landscape mode to portrait? Thanks a lot for your help, I can offer some...
Today 10:56 AM
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Js3 jet catastrophic failure. by Charlie Quebec
In the last east issue of Gliding Australia there is an incident report shown below. During the course of a cross country flight, the pilot elected to start the jet sustainer to self retrieve. The engine started normally, and the pilot tracked for the home airflield The engine failed...
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Today 10:32 AM
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How accurate are the OLC AGL traces? by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Like most pilots who log flights on the OLC I watch the daily flights and I like to see whats going on out in the wild blue today. Question: How accurate are the AGL statistics at the bottom of the traces? Today for instance, There was a pilot of of Ely who got within 59 meters of the terrain and...
Today 07:19 AM
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OLC comment, MOP logging deactivated by [email protected]
Good day all, before the season start I downloaded the Flarm verion 6.83 and it installed ok. We just started flying and my declaration is in light grey as the OLC system decla Autocomment: Used Aircraft is FES glider, but MOP logging deactivated. I looked in my flarm info and the licences...
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Today 06:47 AM
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Lindner seeking life extension to 16,000 hrs for Grob? by Christopher Schrader[_2_]
Does anyone know whether Lindner is actively seeking a life extension inspection procedure for the Grob 103 to extend its life to 16,000 hours? - Chris Schrader
Today 06:06 AM
by Eric Munk Go to last post
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Ventus performance comparison by [email protected]
What differences are found between the Ventus C 17.6 and the Ventus 2bx?
Today 04:09 AM
by Tim Taylor Go to last post
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Spot X by Jonathan St. Cloud
I am aware of the reviews on Garmin vs Spot. But was wondering if anyone has real world experience soaring with the Spot X and what are their thoughts of the Spot X? Thank you
Today 02:53 AM
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2 Attachment(s) Fatal Towplane Accident 5-9-20 by Paul Agnew
Very sad to read this tragic news this morning. http://www.kathrynsreport.com/2020/05/bellanca-8gcbc-scout-n4116y-fatal.html?m=1 Comments (anonymous) on the webpage indicate kiting may have been a significant factor. Sincere condolences to the family of the tow pilot and to the members of the...
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Today 02:24 AM
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Tow Pilots and CFIG Wanted at Sandhill Soaring Club (Michigan) by Christopher Schrader[_2_]
Volunteer Tow-pilots and CFIG wanted to join Sandhill Soaring Club, a 501(c)(3) not profit gliding club located in Gregory, Michigan, about 30 mins from Ann Arbor, Lansing, and western portions of Greater Metro Detroit. Fleet: (1) SGS-233; (1) ASK-13; (2) Grob 103 Twin II; (1) DG-505; (1) Open...
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Today 01:07 AM
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Andean condor birds 'flap wings just 1% of the time' by Ron Gleason
Yesterday 11:42 PM
by Mike the Strike Go to last post
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27 crash at Ely? by Waveguru
Does anyone know if a 27 crashed in Ely recently? Boggs
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Yesterday 07:47 PM
by MNLou Go to last post
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PowerMouse in certified glider by soaringjac
Can the PowerMouse be installed in a standard certificated glider?
Yesterday 06:45 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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Quick Rescue by Jock Proudfoot
https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/pilot-rescued-after-glider-crashes-in- mountainous-terrain-near-invermere-b-c-1.5022279
Yesterday 05:40 PM
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FS: Softie Mini by Ross[_3_]
Due to an upgrade to a steerable chute I am selling my Softie Mini Made 1998 and last packed last year it is still in very good condition Color blue, std release Open to sensible offers
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Yesterday 04:40 PM
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Yesterday 09:57 AM
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WTB: Ilec SN10 remote or SN10B remote. by [email protected]
Need the remote control unit only. Would prefer if located in U.S. Thank you, -Gonzalo
Yesterday 06:07 AM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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iGlide functionality by John Foster
In an effort not to hijack a recent thread any more than I've already done, I decided to start this thread here to deal with any/all my questions regarding this software. I'm running the "Lite" version of this currently on an iPhone XS Max. So far it is pretty basic in that it will log my flights...
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Yesterday 02:00 AM
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Ventus CM starting problems by [email protected]
For those who own Ventus Cm: have you ever measured the voltage on the starter when it is running?. Mine, with fully charged battery, while electric starter is running, voltage on battery fall out to 10volts, and on starter I measured only 6 or 6.5 volts. I have a voltage lost of aprox 2 volts over...
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Yesterday 01:50 AM
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"Compassionate" release convict murders 11 year old by Dan Marotta
Uh...* Are you blaming a firearm for the death of this young boy rather than the court who released the offender to commit the crime?* I truly hope not, but if that is, in fact, what you're saying, then you're an idiot.* If that is not your intent, then I apologize. On 7/12/2020 9:36 PM, 2G...
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