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OT for Kevin or anyone by boB
Hey Kevin. You know a bunch about the simulators on the market today. I may not be able to fly again for real so a simulator could help to fill in the time. Can you lead me to some affordable simulators available, especially for helicopter simulators. Affordable means a couple thousand or...
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November 24th 06 03:55 PM
by Tom Frey Go to last post
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UH-1 on active duty by Brien
Anybody know how many UH-1 are still in use by Reserve units or active Army?
November 19th 06 05:20 PM
by Brien Go to last post
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Happy birthday Marines by Ol Shy & Bashful
From a Korean era Marine.......Semper fi Rocky
November 12th 06 03:52 PM
by Linc Go to last post
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Pics from Rotorfest 2006 by Mike P.
Go to the link http://www.webspawner.com/users/hwww/rotorfest20063.html
October 30th 06 05:44 PM
by Mike P. Go to last post
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Us Kiwis Sure Love our Helicopters by JohnO
Surprisingly, according to the NZ CAA Register, there are more R22 Betas registered than any other aircraft type fixed or rotary wing. and R44 Raven II comes in 3rd! http://www.caa.govt.nz/Script/Air_Mod.asp
October 30th 06 04:17 AM
by JohnO Go to last post
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Dennis Fetters Rumour by Kevin O'Brien
There's a rumour going around that Dennis Fetters perished in a Brantly crash in Argentina in July. For a rumour, that's very specific, and I'm going to check it out in Argentina. But it seems to me that it's pretty farfetched for several reasons. Seems like this group might be a place to...
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October 30th 06 04:02 AM
by Joaquin Murrieta Go to last post
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spin balancing a tail rotor by Stuart & Kathryn Fields
We recently received an article for our magazine where the author performed a balance of his tail rotor on a bench using an electric motor and a dial indicator instead of an electronic balancer. I was impressed with his thinking outside the box. If there is any interest in this out there, I...
October 23rd 06 05:33 PM
by Stuart & Kathryn Fields Go to last post
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Have you flown "on top"? by B4RT
I'm just curious how many of you have flown on top? Either way, why or why not? I have. but didn't like doing it. It was to avoid flying too low among the blue ridge mountains when there were low layers hanging in the valleys. (I had a Garmin 396 with XMWx so from the sat/radar view I knew what...
October 20th 06 10:18 AM
by Steve L. Go to last post
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How do I find a Bell 47... by Mike
....to get a little stick time? I'm a newbie (about 180 hours split between the 300C and the R22) and I would dearly like to buy a helicopter. No justification at all -- just a huge fascination with helicopters. I think my short list includes a Robinson or a Bell 47. But I've never flown a Bell and...
October 17th 06 05:07 AM
by Steve R Go to last post
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tail rotor rotation direction by Stuart & Kathryn Fields
Just attended a fly-in at Westport OK. There were some 27 helicopters there. Attending were Rotorways, a Brantly, some R-22s, a R-44, Schweitzers, a Hiller and a Safari. Only one of these ships had the tail rotor turning in the "right" direction. It as the Safari. It seems that Bell,...
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October 16th 06 07:53 PM
by Stuart & Kathryn Fields Go to last post
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RotoFest 2006 Photos by Digital Voices
Here is the link to the photos: http://phlairline.com/n99-2006/n99-2006.html
October 15th 06 10:49 PM
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Pilot Aircraft Airport Plane Frequencies FAA by Scott Smith
PocketPilot DB (Pocket, Handheld, Tablet, PDA) Pilot Aircraft Airport Plane Frequencies FAA Great 12 Catagory Database for windows CE 2-6 plus XP Sections : Airport Main Info., Airport Grnd Info., Airport Freq Info., Runways, Services/Air, Services/Grd
October 14th 06 11:33 AM
by Scott Smith Go to last post
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rotorway helicopters by Scott
Is anyone aware of anyone in Minnesota who has a Rotorway helicopter 162F? Scott
October 9th 06 02:38 AM
by Scott Go to last post
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Eurocopter EC145 LUH by Mike
Posting for someone else: Can anyone confirm for me the U.S. military designation of the Eurocopter EC145 Light Utility Helicopter, or LUH, for the U.S. Army? I'm pretty sure it's going to be the H-72. (The H-70 is the Bell 407 Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter; the H-71 is the AgustaWestland...
September 28th 06 01:41 PM
by Linc Go to last post
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CRS: V-22 Osprey Tilt-Rotor Aircraft by Mike
(for the figures and tables, I will post the url for the pdf once it is posted at www.fas.org) Congressional Research Service The Library of Congress CRS Report for Congress Received through the CRS Web Order Code RL31384 V-22 Osprey Tilt-Rotor Aircraft
September 27th 06 04:44 PM
by Minnesota Fats Go to last post
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For Sale Sikorsky Autograph by cc
Hi all....I hope I'm not breaking a rule about posting something for sale! I have a bit of rotorcraft memorabilia that may be interesting to some in this NG, so I wanted to let those know that don't troll ebay....I apologize if I offend anyone by posting something for sale...
September 14th 06 03:16 AM
by cc Go to last post
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ANR Headsets - Recommendations by jad
Hi guys.. I'm in the market to purchase a heli headset, the ol` fixed with converter plug has had it days!! Any recommendations out there?? I must say my favs are the Flightcom Denalli or the Sennheiser HMEC 450.. but am I best to stick with David Clarke like the rest of the aviation world ??
September 13th 06 10:05 AM
by jad Go to last post
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used r-22 worth it? by [email protected]
rotor-heads, I'm a private pilot with about 100 hrs fixed wing, and about 15 hrs in the R-22 years ago. Sometimes I think about finishing that helicopter add-on that I started and maybe build a significant number of hours. I've seen used R-22s, within 300 hrs of refurbishment selling for 40-50k. ...
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August 29th 06 12:41 AM
by JohnO Go to last post
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Align T-Rex 450 Superior Edition Helicopter : 5% Discount and FREE Express shipping. by [email protected]
shipping. Practical Solutions (www.ps-gps.com) offers 5% discount for the Align TREX 450SE(CDE)Kit +New 430L3550+35G ESC in addition to FREE international express shipping + insurance and tracking number. The kit includes: ●T-REX 450SE Kits Se tX1 set ●325 PRO Rotor Blade X1 set ●315 Carbon...
August 25th 06 07:35 PM
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R22 Helicopter POH by Merlin
Hi, New here Im am working on getting my license. All that is left is the check ride. Does anyone know where I can download a pdf of copy of the R22 POH? thanks in advance
August 25th 06 01:18 PM
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