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Full-time CFIG, or tow-pilot, or A&P needed at Arizona Soaring Inc. by [email protected]
Hello All, We are looking for another full-time CFIG to add to our already great staff for teaching and glider ride duties. We also need a full-time tow-pilot. I would also like to hire an A&P. It could be one person that can do all three, or multiple people to fill these roles. Business is...
April 12th 17 06:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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What are your opinions on the Slingsby Skylark 4? by [email protected]
How did it stack up against the K6e, SHK, etc.? How are it's flying qualities? What's your thoughts? Thanks so much! -Nick
April 12th 17 10:22 AM
by Peter Whitehead Go to last post
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AirGlide/Butterfly Vario Setup by 2G
On Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 12:20:45 PM UTC-7, Fox Two wrote: Does anybody know how to input your glider's empty weight? I've found pilot weight and ballast weight, but not empty glider weight. Thanks, Chris There is no way to input the glider's empty weight, AFAIK. The weight is...
April 11th 17 11:05 PM
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Terra TPX 720 by GM
Hi all in US-glider land, would anyone have a copy of an installation or maintenance manual or wiring diagram for a Terra TPX 720 radio? I got a hold of an old unit which I would like to install on the panel of our winch. It used to be installed in a tow plane and it has two plugs on the bottom...
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April 10th 17 11:16 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Oleo strut for Blanik L23, L33, and L13 by [email protected]
Anybody out there with an L13 that is never going to fly again willing to part with an oleo strut? I don't care if it still holds pressure, I am looking for a used core I can rebuild. The Soaring Club of Houston has three aircraft that rely on this strut. I can rebuild them, but need more of...
April 10th 17 03:24 AM
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Soaring Near Barcelona by GeneReinecke
Have a short trip to Barcelona next month. Might have a day to be a soaring tourist. Has anybody gone soaring at any of the glider airports nearby? If so, could you forward contacts, experience, etc. to my e mail: generein at AY Oh EL. thanks. Gene
April 9th 17 06:09 PM
by FG Go to last post
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WTB - LS4 or ASW-19 by John Culp
WTB, looking for LS4 or ASW-19 in good condition with decent trailer. I plan to be in Perry. John 828-714-4910
April 8th 17 12:45 PM
by John Culp Go to last post
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state tax question by Del Jensen
You guys are probably tired of these kinds of questions, but I have been searching the web and haven't found the answer to my situation. I recently purchased a glider in AZ, where I intend to keep it and fly it. I am a Utah resident, and the bill of sale and FAA registration so indicate. My...
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April 7th 17 06:40 PM
by JS Go to last post
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WTB - Electronic Scale by Roy B.
Anybody have - or know a good source for - a low profile electronic scale suitable for weighing a ballasted glider? Need up to 700 kg. Thanks ROY
April 7th 17 04:24 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Selling My Pipistrel Sinus by Dan Marotta
It's still for sale and I'm willing to deal, but you must hurry as I just received this reply/offer: Hello, Please, i am interested in this plane for the following reasons: I want to find somewhere that could be my home in the near future and I particularly like your country. I have my...
April 7th 17 04:03 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Will circular runways ever take off? by [email protected]
I saw this story and it reminded me, has anyone ever tried landing on a curved flat road or something similar to a circular runway? I supposed the banked sides of this concept help. BBC story "Will circular runways ever take...
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April 6th 17 07:12 AM
by Bret Hess Go to last post
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Trig TN72 Antenna by Andrew Ainslie
Greetings all, Well, the TN72 is to be released shortly, and for those of us with Trig transponders this looks to be a great way to get ADS-B compliant. But... they recommend also buying a phenomenally expensive $300 plus antenna with it. Basically, it's this antenna...
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April 6th 17 04:21 AM
by JS Go to last post
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A contest-worthy tow plane by [email protected]
http://newatlas.com/siemens-airbus-electric-plane-world-record-glider/48806/ 76 seconds!
April 5th 17 07:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Skysight by Tom Kelley #711
By winning day 1 at the Sailplane Grand Prix my daily prize was a free month of SkySight. I sent a email asking about my free months subscription and 5 minutes later Mathew Scutter of SkySight responded. I now have my free months subscription. Still waiting on the refund from XC Skies. What's...
April 5th 17 07:09 PM
by Tom Kelley #711 Go to last post
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Make Sailplane Racing Great Again by [email protected]
You will only improve if you are honest with yourself and admit your weaknesses. A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. A tow rope looses 50% of its strength with a knot it in. For those who have tasted flight, their eyes will be forever turned skyward.. And for those who have tasted...
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April 5th 17 03:04 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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First electric aerotow by [email protected]
See http://www.military-technologies.net/2017/04/04/electric-motor-sets-two-speed-records/
April 5th 17 02:24 PM
by AS Go to last post
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Newbie Q: Blanik L-23 Landing by Mitty
I am learning to fly a Blanik L-23 and my instructor is telling me to "fly it on" with no flare. 1) I am commercial/instrument rated with somewhere north of 1000 ASEL and a few ASES landings in my logbook. I am _programmed_ to flare. :-) To not flare is very hard for me. 2) The Blanik AFM...
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April 5th 17 01:33 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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technical document or European COC for Schroeder trailer by [email protected]
Hello I'm searching a technical document or a European COC for a trailer Schroeder Aviation at 1985, I need it for register the trailer on the Italian vehicle register. Please, Could you help me? Thanks Igor
April 4th 17 03:50 PM
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For sale: 2 1/4" Turn & Slip by Eric Greenwell[_4_]
Please see this item on Wings & Wheels T & S: http://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=2078 -- Eric Greenwell - Washington State, USA (change ".netto" to ".us" to email me) - "A Guide to Self-Launching Sailplane Operation" ...
April 4th 17 04:24 AM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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XCSkies version 3 - announced by Chris Galli - coming in ten days... ? by Bret Hess
Chris doesn't even answer emails from people trying to buy a subcription to xcskies.
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April 4th 17 02:27 AM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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