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Again! by [email protected]
The FAA has just informed us that northern NJ will once again be blessed with the weekend golfing presence of President Trump. Lucky us. This means that for the last eight weekends, we have had ONE weekend when we were allowed to fly. Last year Trump's favored golf club in Florida opened for the...
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Yesterday 07:31 PM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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15M/Open Class Nats, Uvalde, Contest Day 5 by [email protected]
Mark Keene: If you liked yesterday ,you’re going to love today. Winds less than 10 knot, but around this area will be slow, slight inversion. Once on course, on task, better conditions. No sea breeze, 101 degrees and blue. John Lubon. 100 degree band in the south. Tasking will head to the...
Yesterday 04:40 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Follow Perlan flights live by danlj
http://www.perlanproject.cloud/VirtualCockpit.html Flying now, probably Thursday; not Wednesday.
Yesterday 04:37 PM
by Duster[_2_] Go to last post
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Flarm unit performance to OGN Ground station issue. by Glidingstuff[_2_]
Hi all I am wondering if any RF/Flarm wizards can help me. This is beyond my area of expertise/pay grade. I am having huge issues with a Flarm unit I installed in a parachute operation's drop plane here in New Zealand. Its a Cessna 185 and the unit is installed with 3 external aerials for Flarm...
Yesterday 04:33 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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Perlan High Altitude Tow Plane by Frank Whiteley
http://www.reporterherald.com/lifestyles/neighbors/ci_32061333/loveland-family-soaring-new-heights-study-earths-stratosphere Arne is an SSA member and member of Colorado Soaring Association.
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Yesterday 10:00 AM
by Ventus_a Go to last post
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Pawnee Fuel Tank Question by Larry Ruggiero
Hello folks, did a little searching on past posts related to Pawnee tanks and came up empty handed, so here goes: ours is a C model with the bladder/liner equipped fiberglass fuselage tank. It's developed a leak at the bottom that I'm digging into. Discovered a poorly done previous repair that...
Yesterday 03:46 AM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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Ventus 3F - Fatal by Jock Proudfoot
https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/new- mexico/articles/2018-07-11/albuquerque-man-dies-in-glider-crash- near-moriarty-airport
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Yesterday 03:45 AM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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Silent Skies by [email protected]
I live in Great Meadows, NJ, about 4 miles northwest of Hackettstown Airport. This is a nice clear Saturday morning, and usually I would hear the occasional airplane engine as some SEL passes nearby, even once in a while the distinctive sound of a radial. But not today. And why? Because...
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Yesterday 03:41 AM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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What magic do the JS3 and Ventus 3 have that the ASG-29 Does not? by Bojack J4
After the definitive spanking these two new models gave to the previously dominant ASG-29, there has to be a superiority. So, what is it? (And yes, the pilot matters...but look at the results in 18m Worlds competition)
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Yesterday 03:35 AM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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Pre Pan-American and 2018 Canadian National Gliding Competition by Dave Springford
We now have 27 pilots registered in 3 classes for the contest. http://silentflight.ca/nationals/index.php/registrationform/registered-pilots 18 spaces left before we reach our maximum of 45 competitors. Come join us and fly the area before the Pan-Am in 2019!
August 17th 18 08:18 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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15M/Open Class Nats, Contest Day 4 by [email protected]
Am report: 15M/Open Class Nats, Day 4: Yesterday from Mark Keene: Shortened 15M thinking that they were later and conditions slow to start. John Lubon,CD is back. Wx. similar to yesterday. Same air mass. Over 100 degrees Eagle Pass and Plesanton. SW area, dryest and hotest. XC skies says...
August 17th 18 08:16 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Libelle Canopy question for Gram Drinkell by [email protected]
Kinda weird no reply? What's going on? I'd like to have the contact for this transparencies manufacturer. Maybe you're holding back in hopes that I'll take on the project of forming one on my own?
August 17th 18 07:41 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Any LAK 17B FES owners out there? by David Kinlan
Just took delivery of a LAK 17B FES and would like to share advice, tips, etc with other owners. Is there anyone out there?
August 17th 18 03:50 PM
by Scott Manley[_3_] Go to last post
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OUR BEST EVER - SEPT/OCT ISSUE by [email protected]
HI Gliding Enthusiast Our September issue will be mailed next week. New subscriptions are through www.glidinginternational.com Regards, John Roake, Editor First Aircraft Skinned with Graphene This is a dramatic ‘new' for aviation. We have told you all previously that it was...
August 17th 18 05:10 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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What has become of Gliding International? by 2G
I subscribed to the digital edition at the first of the year. I received access to one issue. Then the next issue came out and I couldn't access it. I sent John an email asking for a resolution to my problem and got no response whatsoever. Since then there hasn't been any notice of another issue,...
August 17th 18 05:01 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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SSA "Where to Fly" Map by Giaco
Is the SSA's "Where to fly" map updated regularly? There seem to be a number of clubs that are shown on the site with old and bad links and no recent history on google, at least in the last few years.... Specifically, i was trying to figure out if Iroquois soaring Association or Saratoga Soaring...
August 17th 18 04:44 AM
by kinsell Go to last post
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15M/Open Class Nat's Uvalde, Contest Day 3 by [email protected]
15M/Open Class Nats., Uvalde, Tx. Interim CD, Mark Keene. "Yesterday’s thought that it would be a little bit better than it was and watching the tracker, especially 15M it looks like you were following streets. I know it wasn’t as good as Uvalde can be." Today’s wx. Looking at the result...
August 16th 18 11:52 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Price reduction on a very nice PIK-20D by SoaringXCellence
All, Helping a friend sell his glider. See the add on W&W: https://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=2997 Let me know if you want to see more pictures. Mike
August 16th 18 11:23 PM
by SoaringXCellence Go to last post
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Cobra Trailer Part Needed by [email protected][_2_]
I am in the middle of converting my Cobra trailer tongue from the round tube (broken) to the newer square tube type and find I am missing a part. There is a rubber/plastic plug that goes in the rear end of the square tube to keep debris and small critters from getting inside the trailer box. W&W...
August 16th 18 01:41 PM
by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net Go to last post
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Discus 2 Winglets by Ross[_3_]
I am on the hunt for a set of winglets that look like this: http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/n114tw.jpg I know Heinz made them, and I know there aren’t many about so if anyone would part with them I would be really happy I would also consider paying to have them scanned to make a mold Cheers
August 16th 18 08:22 AM
by Ross[_3_] Go to last post
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