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EAP expands production capacity in California by Industry News
Component OEM Elite Aviation Products (EAP) has grown its production capacity by acquiring its second manufacturing facility in Tustin, California. http://www.mro-network.com/news/2015/11/eap-expands-production-capacity-california/6305
November 30th 15 10:57 PM
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Wizz Air signs lease deal for 11 A321ceo by Industry News
Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz Air has signed its first lease agreement with Chinese lessor CCB Financial Leasing for 11 A321ceo aircraft. http://www.mro-network.com/news/2015/11/wizz-air-signs-lease-deal-11-a321ceo/6306
November 30th 15 10:57 PM
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Delta to extend life of 757s by Industry News
Delta Air Lines has confirmed it will keep 14 of its 757-200 aircraft earmarked for retirement by 2017 in service, citing one of the reasons as its pilot union rejecting a new contract that would have seen new aircraft added to the...
November 30th 15 06:57 PM
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ST Engineering appoints Chong as alternate director by Industry News
Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering) has appointed Chong Sy Feng Vincent as an alternate director. http://www.mro-network.com/news/2015/11/st-engineering-appoints-chong-alternate-director/6301
November 30th 15 06:57 PM
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Flying (Color) Blind by David Powell[_2_]
Met a very well-marked High School student today who wants to do flying as a career. He has one problem, he is red-green color blind. He believes that the services will not take him as a military pilot, but he would still love to fly. Are there airlines or cargo carriers who will take a...
November 21st 15 06:10 AM
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Ky. man arrested after shooting down $1,800 drone hovering oversunbathing daughter by Terry Welshans
Case Dismissed Against William H. Merideth, Kentucky Man Arrested For Shooting Down Drone http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/case-dismissed-against-william-h-merideth-kentucky-man-arrested-shooting-n452281 The case against a Kentucky man who was arrested after shooting down his neighbor's drone...
October 28th 15 04:55 PM
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[This Day in History] October 14, 1947: Yeager breaks sound barrier by Eduardo M.
October 14, 1947: Yeager breaks sound barrier U.S. Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager becomes the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound. Yeager, born in Myra, West Virginia, in 1923, was a combat fighter during World War II and flew 64 missions over Europe. He shot...
October 14th 15 04:19 PM
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Good Places to Fly? by maflyboy
Has anyone found a good online resource for places to fly on the internet? I have been using www.flyinggetaway.com and really like it but they are primarily East coast based. They say they are growing it to the entire country but it will take a little time. I don't want to have to pay for anything...
June 17th 15 01:20 AM
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Prospective student pilot worried about medical by Alexl
Hi all, I'm new here, hope this is an ok subject for this page. I am a prospective private pilot student. My only worry is getting my third class medical. What concerns me is my vision. My right eye is good, an easy 20/25 maybe 20/20 corrected on a good day. My left eye however, is a solid 20/70...
June 16th 15 03:48 AM
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B-29 Returning to Travis AFB, CA (USA) by [email protected]
M father-in-law, Bill Lever, was a bombardier on Miss America 62. He is 95 and lives in Auburn, ME. On Tuesday, July 5, 1994 at 12:31:14 PM UTC-4, Toine de Greef wrote: I came across this article the other day. I thought others might be
June 4th 15 08:06 PM
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Aviation management by [email protected]
On Friday, June 9, 1995 at 2:00:00 AM UTC-5, Mnr M A Buys K3-99 x 3434 wrote: I am looking for universities offering a course in aviation management. Are there anyone in cyberspace that have information in this regard? Career Boost Programmes from MIBM Global for Under Graduates &...
May 14th 15 01:39 PM
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Anyone know what happened to Sky Life Flying Camp? by TZ
On Tuesday, September 25, 2001 4:07:20 PM UTC-4, Jeffrey wrote: I am an alumnus of Sky Life Flying Camp in Northville, New York. I attended in the summer of 1986, and had a really good time there. I was about a month shy of my 16th birthday, so although my instructor, Jay Treat III, told...
January 18th 15 02:20 AM
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The end of the A-380? by David Powell[_2_]
With sales slumping, will Airbus end A-380 super jumbo...
December 29th 14 03:13 AM
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Anyone know what happened to Sky Life Flying Camp? by [email protected]
I too joined the club in February 1973,up at the camp. Not really knowing what I was facing,Lee seemed to be a straight forward,although who knew,and no one was giving up secrets. I witnessed many strange occurrences,and at 15 who would realize that we were under his commands. We as young innocent...
December 8th 14 01:53 AM
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Small plane yoke travel by Jon Danniken
I'm hoping this question isn't too far off charter for this group, but it's been ages since I've been up in a small plane, and I'm wondering about yoke travel. Specifically, in a plane such as a Cessna 172, how far is the yoke travel from all the way forward to all the way back? Thanks for any...
December 4th 14 12:09 AM
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Lack of ferry permit by J983
The airport where it was purchased was not friendly to it or the new owner (me) about having work done on it. My plane out of annual ended up over at the shop that was to do the annual. FSDO found it there and looked at the logs. I got a call and letter wanting an explanation. I have not...
November 23rd 14 12:04 AM
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Early Airbus A-3X series: 'Shear' effect on aft-most rows by [email protected]
Early Airbus A-3X series: 'Shear' effect on aft-most rows On the first two Airbus widebody entrants(the 300 & 310), I distinctly noticed that the rear-most 10-12 passenger windows actually shear up, as do the ends of a classic ocean liner, along with the rows corresponding to that end of the...
September 25th 14 02:25 AM
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Crouse Honds DCB-10 beacon by denny
Anyone know where I can find an old retired Crouse Hinds DCB-10 airport beacon in good condition? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
August 30th 14 09:40 PM
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"Mad Men" Gets on a 727 by David Powell[_2_]
How close did they get the period detail here? http://tomandlorenzo.com/2014/03/mad-men-season-7-promo-photos/ http://tomandlorenzo.com/2014/03/mad-men-season-7-promo-photos/ David
August 24th 14 08:52 PM
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Anyone know what happened to Sky Life Flying Camp? by [email protected]
I worked at sky life for a summer of 1986 or 1987. I worked the hobby shop and also co-taught Sailing with Bud (I think that was his name). I do remember that we had a Rhodes 17 sailboat for us while the campers used 2 man "tub" sailboats (all blue with one that was light blue). The most...
July 21st 14 04:12 AM
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