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New Electric Motorglider-Birdy by [email protected]
Check this out https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=-FYwGOT0SG8&feature=emb_logo Dan
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Today 06:20 AM
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§ 61.87 (i) by [email protected]
Question for CFI-Gs Was more or less told that I'm laboring under a gross misapprehension of fact by a newly minted glider instructor with regard to the above FAR. I am new to sailplanes. Been flying since 1976 so I've probably been flying longer than this guy is old. Haven't asked, don't really...
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Today 02:59 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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New Blanik AD for Rudder Cable Bolts by [email protected]
This AD (2020-16-05) was just released with a mandatory compliance by 8/28: https://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guidance_Library/rgad.nsf/AOCADSearch/844AE70112B71B29862585C30041B06E?OpenDocument SUMMARY: The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for all Blanik Aircraft CZ s.r.o....
Today 01:55 AM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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Another water landing? by Andrzej Kobus
Does anyone know more? https://www.boston.com/news/local-news/2020/08/10/glider-plane-crash-lake-winnipesaukee
Today 01:47 AM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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SSA Spirit of Dr. John H. Campbell CFI-G Scholarship - 2020 by Frank Whiteley
Do you have a Junior pilot (17-24) has the potential to become an excellent CFI-G and has the local support to succeed? If so, please share the following link https://www.ssa.org/files/member/SSA%20Spirit%20of%20Dr.%20John%20H.%20Campbell%20CFI-G%20Scholarship%20Application%20fillable.pdf Frank...
Yesterday 08:32 PM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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PA-25 Pawnee exhaust manifolds by Michael Opitz
Does anyone have a good source for a US shop that can repair or sells replacement 235 Hp Pawnee exhaust manifolds, clamps and gaskets? RO
Yesterday 01:08 PM
by Michael Opitz Go to last post
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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 05:32 AM
by Tango Whisky Go to last post
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New Electric Motorglider-Birdy by [email protected]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=-FYwGOT0SG8&feature=emb_logo Dan
Yesterday 05:29 AM
by Tango Whisky Go to last post
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Flarm Antenna Mount JS1 by [email protected]
Anyone have a nice, elegant solution on how to mount Flarm antennas on the glare shield of a JS1? I have used plastic brackets velcroed to the glare shield but in this Ga heat the Velcro just won’t hold. I am considering using plastic screws but hate the idea of drilling holes in my glare shield....
Yesterday 02:49 AM
by George Haeh Go to last post
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Sad news, Lake County glider crash, LAK-17B FES Mini by [email protected]
Friday,07-Aug-2020 Matt Herron was piloting LAK-17B FES Mini Glider, which took off from Lampson Field near Lakeport at about 2 p.m. en route to Mendocino County, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said. That's all I...
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August 13th 20 06:54 PM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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Very interesting new electric glider by Stefan lange-Birdy by [email protected]
Check this out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yxkqiCaPaJM Dan
August 13th 20 03:34 PM
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wing tape by Colin Roney
Where and what product is the best white wing tape to be bought?
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August 13th 20 02:15 PM
by AS Go to last post
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DG1001e FES by Peter F[_2_]
Anyone know tha size / weight of the FES (Gen3) batteries in the new DG1001e? Regards PF
August 13th 20 09:02 AM
by Peter F[_2_] Go to last post
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Looks like you can buy a piece of Seminole by [email protected]
This is on the SLGP web site. Important Notice Dear Friends, Seminole-Lake is my soul business and for as long as I lived, my intention was never to sell it. Due to family problems and COVID-19 issues I must take a decision about its future, therefore I’m determined to sell half of the...
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August 13th 20 03:22 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Basic Glider Criteria Handbook (archival standards) by [email protected]
Kind of cool link courtesy of Jim Rutherford at the FAA Small Aircraft Directorate. https://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guidance_Library/rgMakeModel.nsf/47436d482fcd9d8b86257bcf006373cf/9d18a2c751ace00b86257beb00529fe2/$FILE/Basic%20Glider%20Criteria%20Handbook.pdf
August 13th 20 03:17 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Flight Analysis by Bob Caldwell (BC)
Hi Pilots, I usually do analysis on my flights and those of other pilots I flew with to try understand what I did right or wrong and what I can learn from pilots better than me. A recent flight on OLC showed that I circled 15.5% of the time at an average of 3.3m/s (about 6.4 kts). Opening the...
August 13th 20 03:16 AM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Looking to Borrow/Rent Portable FLARM for Uvalde Pre-World by Dee[_2_]
Looking to borrow or rent a portable FLARM unit for the Pre-pre-pre Worlds @ Uvalde August 15-22 '20 If so, please PM
August 13th 20 02:03 AM
by Dee[_2_] Go to last post
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Ventus ballast leak by wladkummer76
Hi all, Id like to ask for help here. My Ventus a SN143 right wing ballast is leaking around the ballast valve actuator rod. I've contacted S&H but no response so far. I do not know if a O-ring seal would fit in the small recess. Have anyone in this group experienced this problem? Thanks to...
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August 12th 20 10:39 PM
by Jay Campbell Go to last post
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PowerMouse by soaringjac
With the PowerMouse with ADSB Module, what non-Flarm traffic will I be able to see and not see? Obviously I will be able to see ADSB traffic, but what about regular transponder equipped aircraft?
August 12th 20 10:05 PM
by soaringjac Go to last post
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Speed of a vario by [email protected]
Which vario has lowest latency? (Least delay to indicate thermal we pass) Anyone has done side by side tests? S
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August 12th 20 06:48 PM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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