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FS: ClearNav II with XC Vario and Stick Controller by Roy B.
Available Mid February: ClearNav II flight computer with XC Vario and stick controller. The unit came out of an ASW-27 (note that glider stick diameters vary so stick controller may not fit non Schleicher gliders). Best offer over $3000 USD. Available Mid February. Can deliver at Reno Convention....
December 14th 17 05:49 PM
by Roy B. Go to last post
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Seminole Lake Owner Arrested by [email protected]
https://www.caymancompass.com/2015/12/31/Extradition-approved-for-Romanian-fugitive/ Extradition approved for Romanian fugitive By James Whittaker - December 31, 2015
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December 13th 17 03:41 PM
by Kevin Christner Go to last post
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A Motoglider 'Landing Fumes' by Tom BravoMike
New from FAA on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BV2yT1Dcdw Don't know exactly the situation, so I am not making any judgement, just mixed feelings. So, after all, are motorgliders gliders, or not? Most outlandings would be 'No fuel, no engine' declaration.
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December 13th 17 02:25 AM
by Tom BravoMike Go to last post
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Kiripotib by MNLou
Check out Keith Essex' flights in Kiripotib Namibia the last week on OLC. Wow! Lou
December 12th 17 11:05 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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SSF FIRC Albuquerque Jan 13-14, 2018 by Frank Whiteley
Location: Southwest Soaring Museum, Moriarty, NM Date: January 13-14, 2018 Status: Firm On-line Registration Form, http://soaringsafety.org/request/firc_register.php?event_id=21 Local Contact: Colleen Koenig (hv2flyg at gmail.com) Location: Moriarty, NM Southwest Soaring Museum 918 Rt 66 Moriarty NM
December 12th 17 05:26 PM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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MId Atlantic FIRC in Washington D.C on January 20 and 21, 2018 by [email protected]
Reminder for CFIG's and Interested Pilots The Soaring Safety Foundation will present a Flight Instructor Revalidation Course in the Washington D.C. area on January 20 and 21, 2018. The course will be presented by Rich Carlson of the SSF and other speakers. The course will cost $150 which...
December 12th 17 04:21 PM
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December 12th 17 03:22 PM
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Website Lange Aviation in English by Andor Holtsmark[_2_]
Dear soaring community Following the redesign and upgrade of our website, we have now completed the English translation: http://www.lange-aviation.com/en/ Here we publish extensive information on, amongst others, our Antares sailplanes, electrical flight, aerodynamics, safety and auto-towing. We...
December 12th 17 02:10 PM
by Andor Holtsmark[_2_] Go to last post
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Mobile Aviation Antenna for RV by Don Grillo[_2_]
I want to purchase an antenna to mount on the top of the ladder on my RV. I've been looking at the RAMI AV-3 and AV-7 antenna's. I will have to fabricate some sort of rotating base so that I can swing the antenna down while traveling as well as to remove the cable. The RAMI AV-3 has a 27" whip and...
December 11th 17 05:05 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Max Weight of Non Lift Producing Components by [email protected]
In addition to max gross weight, some glider manuals specify a max weight for non lift producing components. But I haven't found much discussion of the significance of exceeding the max or information that would allow one to calculate the weight of non-lifting components (like a breakout showing...
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December 11th 17 03:45 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Slingsby T.61 MotorFalke by R. Wubben
Is this an exact copy of the Scheibe SF-25? How hard is it to get Stamo engine parts in the US? What would one go for in the US if it has been well taken care of and recently recovered and repainted? Could one register it in the new sport pilot, or Light Sport Aircraft rules? How are they to...
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December 10th 17 08:38 PM
by Don Johnstone[_4_] Go to last post
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Bob Carlton gets Art Scholl Award by [email protected]
Each year, the International Council of Air Shows presents the Art Scholl Showmanship Award to the air show act or performer which best exemplifies the qualities of showmanship demonstrated by Art Scholl. This award is the Airshow Industry's equivalent of the Oscar for Best Actor, Best Picture and...
December 10th 17 03:20 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Camouflaged/Hidden Field Obstructions by Bob Whelan[_3_]
In the spirit of the season - northern hemisphere winter, I mean, of course! - another RAS thread raised the question of how Joe Glider Pilot might go about assessing how much more field will be necessary if his chosen field has an obstruction along/near its downwind border. (They all do, of...
December 9th 17 07:24 PM
by Bob Whelan[_3_] Go to last post
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Ely, Nevada - Accident? by Renny[_2_]
I just saw this NTSB report regarding an accident at Ely on July 5th. Does anyone have any additional info on this accident? I am REALLY hoping that the pilot is OK.....Thanks - Renny NTSB Identification: GAA17CA386 14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation Accident occurred Wednesday, July 05, 2017 in...
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December 9th 17 06:18 AM
by Bob T Go to last post
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Future of 15m by John Foster
With the rise in popularity of 18m soaring, what do you guys think will be the future of 15m? Are there enough advantages of 15m over 18m for it to continue to have a strong place in competition? It seems most manufacturers are now making 18m sailplanes, that can be converted to 15m, but they...
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December 9th 17 12:26 AM
by Dave Walsh Go to last post
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Looking for Parachute by [email protected]
Less than 10 years old, with current, valid repack/inspection. If you have one you'd like to sell, let me know. Thanks, Tom A
December 8th 17 05:29 PM
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Winch Weak Link Strengths by Kevin Neave[_2_]
Does anyone out there know how German Glider Manufacturers calculate the max weak link strength for winching? Presumanbly this is also related to the max winch speed For example in the UK the max winch speed of a K13 depends on which weak link (Brown or Black) is being used Regards
December 8th 17 03:30 PM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Jantar SZD 48 "Jantar Std 2" - wing profile templates by Phil Stade[_2_]
I am looking for wing profile data for the Jantar SZD 48 Std 2. Anyone have that information? Thanks Phil
December 7th 17 01:41 AM
by Mike C Go to last post
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iPhone X and iGlide - the verdict is in. by waremark
As owner of an Oudie IGC (also Samsung S8, Kobo Glo HD, and LX 9000) I think brightness has ceased to be a major issue. I have never encountered any conditions in which the Oudie (pointed at me) is difficult to read. What is the relevance of looking at the instrument at an angle?
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December 6th 17 07:47 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Treasure Coast Soaring Club Update by [email protected]
TCSC held its first annual meeting last Saturday the 2nd of December at the club hangar located in Vero Beach, Florida. Our year old club has 58 members and we are growing beyond our projections. Our new BOD was elected and club duties were discussed and accepted by members. We plan to buy our...
December 6th 17 06:13 PM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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