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Where are the CFIG's? by Michael
The advertisement for CFIG's recently posted, and the discussion it spawned, made me realize something. I have yet to see a soaring club that had enough CFIG's. I'm sure they're out there, but I bet they're not the norm. Some have waiting lists to join if you lack a glider rating. Some have...
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August 19th 03 12:23 AM
by Michael Go to last post
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DUO DISCUS GROUNDED AS OF 31 JULY 2003 by Eric van Geetsum
WTH IMEDIATE EFFECTIVENESS THE GERMAN AUTHORITIES HAVE SUSPENDED THE AIRWORTHINESS OF THE DUO DISCUS (T) ALL DUO'S ARE GROUNDED DUE TO A WING FAILURE IN FLIGHT (BOTH PILOTS BAILED OUT AND LANDED SAFELY WITH THERE CHUTE.) MORE DETAILS LOOK AT: www.lba.de/dokumente/ad/lta-dt/2003-245-d.pdf
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August 18th 03 09:23 PM
by ADP Go to last post
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Class C Ceiling by Mzsoar
As a relatively new pilot I want to ask a question about airspace. In Southern California we have a lot of class C airspace. The ceiling is generally 4000 ft. AGL for class C, right. Someone mentioned to me that to legally fly over class C you must have a transponder. If not, you must be at...
August 18th 03 08:50 PM
by Mark James Boyd Go to last post
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500km in an Me7 in the UK -- at 80 yrs old! by NigelPocock
Congratulations to Derek Piggott for his flight on 15th Aug in the Club Class Nationals at Lasham. 504km in a Russia Me7 all 12.6m of it in 7hrs 14 min. He was 80 last year and still puts the rest of us to shame with his energy and enthusiasm for gliding. He disproves the theory about old and bold...
August 18th 03 08:16 PM
by NigelPocock Go to last post
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Oskar Vierling BSW-Variometer power connections by Mark James Boyd
I just got one of these antique varios from New Zealand, no less! Don't worry, I got an excellent price ;) It looks like there are only four connections to hook up. "A" is probably ram air. "S" is probably static. Then there are two power wires, unmarked (uh oh). The tape on the wires says...
August 18th 03 05:45 PM
by Mark James Boyd Go to last post
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Drag of LS3 compared LS3a. by Peter Warburton
Dick Johnson found that the LS3a he tested, had a higher sink rate over the whole polar, relative to the LS3. He found the 'a' version to have a 6mm thicker airfoil. Was this just a specific aircraft difference, or are all LS3a's systematically inferior to the LS3's?
August 18th 03 06:59 AM
by Peter Warburton Go to last post
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Need Help With GPS-NAV PC Software by John Ferguson
DOS error 5 is a read only file error, have you checked the file attributes ? Failing that there are two Cambridge progs you might run,can't remember in which order you do it SYSINIT.EXE REBUILD.EXE or
August 18th 03 02:58 AM
by Steve Pawling Go to last post
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Bunyan Wave Camp AU by Mal
http://www.mals.net/bunyan Pity the wave was so mild
August 17th 03 10:51 PM
by Mal Go to last post
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World Gliding Championships British Team by OscarCVox
Well done to the british team Std Class 1st 15m Class 4th 18m class 2nd and 3rd (Steve and Phil Jones, 1st time brothers have been on the podium?) Open Class 4th Not bad for a soggy little island Nigel
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August 16th 03 11:32 PM
by Ronald Tabery Go to last post
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Soaring Simulator Update by Detlev Schwetzler
Although the actual soaring season should prevent you from sitting in front of your computer...: Please be informed that there is a new, free update available for the soaring simulator SFSPC. There are significant improvements, especially if running in OpenGL mode, and a new glider field. The...
August 16th 03 11:02 PM
by Jim Smith Go to last post
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Pawnee PA 235 MOH Numbers? by Jim Phoenix
Whoops! I missed Note 1 in the SI - make sure the engine has 1/2" valves, otherwise, the TBO is 1200. Most likely it does. Jim "MHende6388" wrote in message ... For the B2B3 engine is it 1500 hours or 2000 hours for major...
August 16th 03 09:22 PM
by Jim Phoenix Go to last post
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PocketNav-CE3.exe by Andy Durbin
Did you find what you wanted? I checked my hard drive and I can't find that version. I do have PN4.5 and 4.5d for CE3. (I'm still running CE2) I see Cambridge and pulled these from their web site and now only has links to Cumulus for GNII. Andy (GY)
August 16th 03 08:59 PM
by Andy Durbin Go to last post
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Assistance on performance *** Happy conclusion *** by Marc Arsenault
I cannot seem to find where the posting went, however for those who are new to this one, I was searching for information on the towing performance or lack of performance of our club's Super Cub (150 hp). ------------------------------ I would like to thank all of you who sent there two cents worth....
August 16th 03 08:56 PM
by Marc Arsenault Go to last post
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Need Powerpoint soaring presentation for Kiwanis group (USA) by Eric Greenwell
I've agreed to make a 20-30 minute presentation to the local Kiwanis group about soaring. I'm hoping someone has a suitable Powerpoint presentation they can email me, so I can adapt it to our local situation without having to start from scratch. That should be a lot quicker and easier than coming...
August 16th 03 06:58 PM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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OziPilots Online aviation classifieds are now available by dharakos
http://www.OziPilotsOnline.com.au - A web site for Australian pilots regardless of when, why or what they fly would like to announce that the Australian aviation classified advertisements facility is now open for use. It is free to place as many advertisements as you like, but you...
August 16th 03 01:38 PM
by dharakos Go to last post
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Krosno by mike fadden
Our club is is the process replacing our damaged L13. Under consideration are another L13, an L23 and the Peregrine (formally known as a Krosno K-03a. Prices of the first two are pretty well known. What would be considered a fair price for the Peregrine(300hrs w/trailer)? Any opinions on the ship?...
August 16th 03 12:14 PM
by Robertmudd1u 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...
August 16th 03 07:48 AM
by Dr. Guenther Eichhorn Go to last post
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:-)) Trailer towing safety by Michael McNulty
"CH" wrote in message ... I think you are right and add Australia as well. They also think the bigger the better, value power over good suspension and technical quality, no matter how much they have to pay for petrol and...
August 16th 03 04:15 AM
by Tom Seim Go to last post
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August 16th 03 03:40 AM
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Looking for Partner(s) to Buy a Touring Motorglider by Richard Davidson
If you are a Glider rated power pilot or Glider pilot in the greater Los Angeles area and would be interested in being a partner in the purchase of a 2-place side-by-side touring motorglider please give me a call at (818) 999-2190 or by E-mail: . Richard
August 16th 03 01:54 AM
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