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FS: Butler Emergency Parachute by Doug Bell
Butler back pack ("wedge style") with LoPo 450 canopy. Like new condition. Full details at: http://home.att.net/~doug.kathy/parachute/forsale.htm Doug Bell -- use att.net as isp for functional addrress
April 20th 04 06:05 AM
by Doug Bell Go to last post
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Flight from Minden to Steamboat Springs, Colorado? by Bill Daniels
I heard a rumor that there was a wave XC flight eastbound from Minden to Colorado within the last few days. Anyone have details? Bill Daniels
April 20th 04 06:03 AM
by Kizuno Go to last post
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FS: New 1-26 Tire by Slick
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April 20th 04 01:27 AM
by Slick Go to last post
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Anyone Need Glider Transported by Jeff Landfield
I am available to transport gliders and trailers. I am out of school in three weeks and I have a vehicle of my own to use if needed. I have towed trailers for thousands of miles with no problems. I am available to go anywhere to do the pick up, just to know I am out of Albuquerque. If interested...
April 19th 04 09:58 PM
by Jeff Landfield Go to last post
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Real stall speed of Discus CS by Hans Hallder
Hi, i just made my first flights with my new glider: Discus CS. I've never flown a Discus before. One thing i recognized was the hight stall speed. I wonder if this could be normal, so i'm interested in your experiences with this ship. I flew the glider without water.
April 19th 04 02:35 PM
by Kevin Neave Go to last post
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Soaring in Italy by aerowujek
Hello I'm glider instructor from Poland. I will be in Italy in May and June in San Salvo. It will be buisness trip from my company when I work. I will work here 8 hours/day, and I will have much free time, the most in weekend. So I have two question: 1. Is there some airclubs (soaring) nearly San...
April 19th 04 11:08 AM
by --=JJay=-- Go to last post
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Mid-Air Collisions by JJ Sinclair
What's with all the mid-air's? We have gone for years without this destructive monster rearing its ugly head .Now, I count 7 KIA in the last few months. Are we watching our electronic goodies too much? I try to look up (out) every 10 seconds. Very easy to get engrossed in all the wizardty and to...
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April 19th 04 08:52 AM
by Bert Willing Go to last post
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Dissapointing by Slick
I just got my SSA renewal confirmation letter yesterday and I am very disappointed. The membership card isn't near as cool looking as last years. -----= Posted via Newsfeeds.Com, Uncensored Usenet News =----- http://www.newsfeeds.com - The #1 Newsgroup Service in the World! -----== Over...
April 19th 04 04:32 AM
by Jim Phoenix Go to last post
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ASW20A Glareshield needed by Tim Mara
I need a "good" glareshield for an ASW20 if anyone has one they'd like to sell. please contact me or give me a call USA 716-763-3213 thanks tim
April 19th 04 04:17 AM
by Tim Mara Go to last post
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I did it! (long story about my glider checkride) by Chris
Yes! yesterday I had my checkride to get an add-on glider rating to my PP-ASEL (at Moriarty, NM, 0E0, 6200ft MSL). Actually it was already planned a week ago. But 900ft overcast and 5" snow in the mountains (yes, here in New Mexico) was not the ideal soaring weather. At least I got to know the...
April 18th 04 05:40 PM
by Vorsanger1 Go to last post
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And now on to the 1-26 by Jim Buckridge
Well I did it! My first flight in a 1-26 -- actually my first in anything other than a 2-33. Thanks for all advice. Still grinning :-)
April 18th 04 05:07 PM
by Quietpilot Go to last post
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Ventus 2B FS by Robert Holliday
For more info go to: http://glider.bicyclepedaler.com
April 16th 04 11:08 PM
by Robert Holliday Go to last post
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Colibri Data Logger reviewed by TOM RENT
I recently studied, selected, and installed the LX Colibri IGC Data Logger in my Glider, and have posted some information on this at: http://www.goldengate.net/~tmrent/soar/docs/135/Colibri.htm I will update this site as necessary. Good lift, Tom Rent
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April 16th 04 10:47 PM
by Tim Newport-Peace Go to last post
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American Eaglet? by Scott
Is anyone on the list FLYING an American Eaglet sailplane? If so, I'd like to hear about its flying qualities and sturdiness. I have the chance to buy a complete kit Eaglet, never started, with all plans, newsletters and trailer. I am somewhat concerned about the inverted V-Tail. Having read a...
April 16th 04 03:15 PM
by Steven Woodfield Go to last post
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Inexpensive Gliding Holiday by Going fer it
Umm - its getting colder here. Where should I go in the nice Northern - warmmmmmm - hemisphere for a months flying. Europe! North America! India! Any ideas....?
April 16th 04 09:29 AM
by iPilot Go to last post
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Current standings in the 2003 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 Last-modified: Mon, 12 Jan 2004 06:15:17...
April 16th 04 08:48 AM
by Dr. Guenther Eichhorn Go to last post
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What can a PDA do for me? by BJen
I've got a late '80's model flight computer with an integrated non-GPS final glide calculator and an IGC GPS logger. I'm thinking about upgrade options to minimize the mental workload for these items that I currently have trouble with: What's the current wind speed and direction? What altitude...
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April 16th 04 07:34 AM
by Janos Bauer Go to last post
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Soaring, a non-communal sport. by plasticguy
Hi Guys. There is a long post on why soaring is declining. It's hard to put the finger on a problem when it is structural and not procedural. The plain fact is that soaring is a sport for individuals, not teams. The participant needs the help of people who can't participate. The best soaring...
April 16th 04 05:39 AM
by John H. Campbell Go to last post
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Paul Adriance: I missed your original post regarding the accident. Will you be kind enough to post it again or send to to me by e-mail. Thanks in advance, Charles V.
April 16th 04 04:17 AM
by Vorsanger1 Go to last post
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Mid air by Ian Molesworth
Two well known pilots were killed on Monday in South Africa as a result of yet another mid air collision. There have been 3 midairs with fatalities in the past month and about 8 in the past year or so. Guys, we need to face facts, we are doing something very badly wrong! I have heard about more...
April 16th 04 12:59 AM
by Paul Adriance Go to last post
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