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flyWithCE Flight Recorder by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
I would appreciate hearing from pilots in the USA who have been using the flyWithCE Flight Recorder. Thanks, John Godfrey (QT) USA Competition Rules Committee
November 13th 09 08:10 PM
by jeplane Go to last post
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USA Competition Rules Related Documents Posted by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
Three new documents have been posted on the SSA Competition Rules and Process page: John Cochrane's annual contest safety review http://www.ssa.org/files/member/2012%20BB%20Safety%20Review.pdf The results of the 2012 Pilot Opinion Poll ...
December 14th 12 08:43 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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2013 USA Competition Rules Published by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
The US Competition Rules for 2013 have been posted on the Rules and Process page of the SSA website (http://www.ssa.org/myhome.asp?mbr=6310235857). You can access the rules directly via these links: National FAI Class...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
March 9th 13 01:03 AM
by kirk.stant Go to last post
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Butterfly Avionics Vario v1.0.6 (1347) and later acceptable for USA competitions by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
The waiver and requirements (below) will appear shortly on the SSA website. 1. The presence of the instrument must be made known to the CD or Scorer prior to the first contest grid. 2. Prior to the first contest grid, the prohibited functionality must be disabled using the vendor's lockout...
May 14th 13 11:56 PM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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US Competition Rules Committee Election and Pilot Poll Started by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
The election for a member of the US Rules Committee and the annual pilot opinion poll is now open. Pilots on the US seeding list (i.e. have flown a contest in the last 3 years) are eligible to vote/participate. Access the ballot and survey at...
October 1st 13 01:36 PM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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USA 2015 Proposed Changes to Competition Rules Posted by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
All, The proposed changes to the US Competition Rules for 2015 have been posted on the SSA website under "Sailplane Racing Rules and Process" and can also be accessed via the link below....
January 21st 15 06:28 PM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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Sad News by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
I am sad to report that Leo Buckley passed away Monday evening at his home in Salem VA. Arrangements are pending. http://www.roanoke.com/obituaries/buckley-jr-leo-patrick/article_cd59b3dc-998c-5efc-902f-848532ef73ff.html
June 18th 15 02:13 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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USA Pilot Opinion Poll and Rules Committee Election Ends Sunday (Oct 18) by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
If you are not one of the 154 responses thus far, you still have a little time to weigh in. On Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 10:38:57 AM UTC-4, John Godfrey (QT) wrote: All USA Competition Pilots, The annual pilot poll and Rules Committee election is now open. Please take a few minutes to...
October 18th 15 03:09 AM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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2015 R4N Fairfield - Thanks to MASA! by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
A really big thank you goes to MASA et al. for another great contest on all fronts. We flew every day (although not all were contest days). Special thanks goes to Mary Nelson (CM), Eric Mann (CD) and especially Rick Fuller and his grandson who both did double duty running ops and doing the...
October 20th 15 06:21 PM
by Sean Fidler Go to last post
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Competition Instruction at Minden by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
It has been a real pleasure to do the Open Class Nationals at Minden. The excellent infrastructure and capabiliies of Laurie Harden and the Soaring NV operation and staff really makes it easy to conduct the contest on a public airport. Having the enthusiastic support of airport management is a...
June 19th 12 06:57 PM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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Minden: Open Class Nationals SPOT Tracking by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
Google Maps: http://www.hawketracking.org/minden/files/tracking.htm Google Maps Large: http://www.hawketracking.org/minden/files/trackinglarge.htm Mobile: http://www.hawketracking.org/minden/files/mobile.htm Google Earth KML: http://www.hawketracking.org/minden/files/tracking.kml Did I mention...
June 14th 12 04:14 AM
by Ron Gleason Go to last post
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US Team Committee Election is Open by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
The election for a new member of the US Team Committee will be open until December 15, 2010. All members of the SSA are eligible to vote. Please participate. The link below will take you to the election page and the candidate bios. Thank you for your participation. The link for the election form...
November 15th 10 02:46 PM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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2011 USA Competition Rules Posted. by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
http://www.ssa.org/myhome.asp?mbr=6310235857 Thanks to all for their thoughtful participation and comments. Come on out and join the fun! John Godfrey (QT) USA Competition Rules Committee
February 20th 11 04:20 PM
by Andy[_1_] Go to last post
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US Competition Pilot Poll and Rules Committee Election Now Open by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
The 2011 Pilot Opinion Poll and the 2011 Election for the Rules Committee are open through October 19th and can be accessed at http://www.adamsfive.com/soaring/survey/surveys.php The poll and election are open to SSA members on the US Pilot Ranking List. We solicit, appreciate and encourage your...
September 30th 11 02:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Funkwerk Tansflex02 transponder antenna by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
I'm looking for any feedback, advice, performance reviews etc of this antenna. I do not require a TSO'd product. Thanks much.
December 13th 11 10:01 PM
by BravoCharlie Go to last post
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Safety Review for 2011 US Contests by John Cochrane by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
BB's very thoughtful and comprehensive review of safety issues in the 2011 US contests is now posted on the SSA website: http://www.ssa.org/myhome.asp?mbr=6310235857 For the Rules Committee John Godfrey (QT)
December 17th 11 11:09 PM
by jcarlyle Go to last post
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2012 Final Proposed Changes to US Competition Rules Posted by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
Based on the pilot feedback received during the comment period, the final proposed changes to the US competition rules for 2012 are now posted via a link on the Rules and Process page ( http://www.ssa.org/myhome.asp?mbr=6310235857 ) or can be accessed directly here (...
March 4th 12 01:27 AM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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Limited Handicapping Authorized for 2012 USA Standard Class Nationals by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
The USA Competition Committee has issued a waiver for the 2012 Standard Class National contest that authorizes a limited use of handicaps. The waiver and specifics can be found at http://www.ssa.org/files/member/Waiver%20for%202012%20Standard%20Class%20Nationals.pdf
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
February 18th 12 02:35 AM
by Tony[_5_] Go to last post
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US Rules Committee Policy on Permitting S/W for Tablets, PNAs,Smartphones etc. by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
http://www.ssa.org/files/member/Restricted%20Device%20Policy.pdf It goes like this. 1. The FAI and US rules banning the use in competition of technology that provide AH or T&B functionality are not going away this season. Opine to the max on the good/bad aspects of this all you like, but...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
February 25th 12 02:10 AM
by PCool Go to last post
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USA 2015 Competition Pilot Opinion Poll Posted by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
All, The results of the annual competition pilot poll for 2015 are available at: http://www.ssa.org/files/member/2015_SSA_Pilot_Opinion_Poll_Results.pdf http://www.ssa.org/files/member/2015_SSA_Pilot_Opinion_Poll_Results.pdf John Godfrey(QT), RC Chair
October 24th 15 02:11 AM
by Ron Gleason Go to last post
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