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What's an "active cold front"? by Roy Smith
This morning's BOSC FA says: SYNOPSIS...ACTIVE PTN CDFNT OVR ERN CSTL WTRS VA/MD/DE WILL MOVE OVR INTL WTRS 12-15Z. OTRW..STNR BNDRY ACRS SWRN OH VLY THRU PD. HI PRES WILL DMNT NERN PTN. BTR. What does "active" mean in this context? Is there such a thing as an "inactive" cold front, or is that...
April 12th 04 05:27 AM
by Smerby Go to last post
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Oldest Operational Boeing 707? by Vitaly Shmatikov
In article , James Anatidae wrote: I remember reading somewhere a couple years back that one of first couple of 707's is still flying somewhere in the US, I think in Florida. I haven't been able to Google any info, so does anybody...
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October 15th 03 03:48 AM
by Margy Natalie Go to last post
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Huntair Pathfinder 2 specifications by Nigel Hodgson
Could anyone supply the wingspan and length for a Huntair Pathfinder 2 microlight please ? Regards, Nigel Hodgson PS: The weight of the aircraft would also be useful.
October 16th 03 04:32 AM
by Jean-Paul Roy Go to last post
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Sky Life Flying Club/Camp alumni? by [email protected]
On Friday, March 14, 1997 4:00:00 AM UTC-4, Steve Shaw wrote: Anybody out there been involved with the Sky Life Flying Club/Camp/Foundation in upstate New York? I was involved way back in 1970-72. At that time the Club was located in Weschester County and the camp was located near...
July 15th 14 03:58 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Commercial polar routes? by
Folks, I am a sailor and not an airline pilot. Recently I had a lunch with a 747 captain and the subject of polar airline routes came up. I maintained I didn't think any commercial routes went directly over the pole or north of 80 N.Lat because the great circle routes from say San Francisco to...
January 28th 05 08:03 PM
by Peter Bjoern Go to last post
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Russian Ka-7 Superfortress-Does anyone know if these photos ? arereal by Geoff Miller
T Lee Buyea Fla.News Service writes: Russian Ka-7 Superfortress-Does anyone know if these photos ? are real ? Address:http://www.aksturgeon.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/k7-1.jpg Looks like on top of all the other ground-breaking features, it
January 29th 10 01:04 PM
by Canberra Man Go to last post
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1 Attachment(s) Searching for Budd RB-1 Conestoga NC45354 by TuckerFan48
I am new to your forum so please forgive me if my question has been asked before. I am searching for records of a Budd RB-1 Conestoga. It was one of three prototypes built by Budd. The aircraft number was NC45354. I went to the FAA website but was unable to find any information. This planes US...
December 6th 10 04:55 PM
by TuckerFan48 Go to last post
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What kind of plane is this? by Roy Smith
What type is the plane in the picture? http://nytimes.com/2003/10/27/national/27CND-FIRE.html
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October 29th 03 06:23 PM
by RCFlyr Go to last post
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Aviation Conspiracy: Toronto Plane Pilot Was Allowed To Land In "Red Alert" Weather by Bill Mulcahy
You can read the online edition of this newsletter at: http://pages.prodigy.net/rockaway/newsletter336.htm Quote of the Week: "that's the pilot's decision." Brian Lackey, vice president of operations for the Greater Toronto Airport Authority, where a plane carrying 309 people crashed, commenting...
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August 19th 05 10:48 PM
by Rich Ahrens Go to last post
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Anyone know what happened to Sky Life Flying Camp? by [email protected]
I was a member of Sky-Life from about '73-'75 (I was about 15-17 years old).. I attended club meetings at Lee's home in Armonk (I remember he had a Link trainer in his garage). I also went on a couple of weekend trips to the camp in Northville, and attended two summer camps. I solo'd in 84J on...
May 8th 14 05:36 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Price of pre-owned Beech 1900C or Beech 1900D by Alex Koshy
Hi there! I wish to purchase atleast 2 or 3 Beech 1900C (or 1900D) aircrafts. What is the current reasonable price for one? I expect to use it atleast for another 10-15 years. Does anyone wish to sell theirs? Please send me an email. Please let me know if you have financing options available. We...
October 12th 03 03:25 PM
by B25flyer Go to last post
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Sample contract for a Dry Lease ? by Dave Butler
Peter wrote: I am looking for a specimen text of a Dry lease contract, under which an N-reg plane could be rented out on an hourly basis, under Part 91. I thought AOPA had a sample lease agreement but I don't see it on their web page. I see you're non-US, if you have a local AOPA equivalent...
May 23rd 04 02:15 PM
by Graham Wilson Go to last post
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The BIG 40 reach for the skies again by Graeme Cooper
Hi my name is Graeme Cooper and I am the guy that was in the front seat of the ASK21 glider that was destroyed by lightning in 1999, the flight was a birthday present to celebrate my 30th. Please visit my justgiving webpage to read my story and see what I am planning now for my 40th...
May 16th 09 04:53 PM
by Graeme Cooper Go to last post
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Business Aircraft & Jet Preview - July 10, 2003 - Van Nuys Airport (VNY) by Mergatroide
BlankBusiness Aircraft & Jet Preview - Van Nuys Airport (VNY) Van Nuys, California (near Hollywood) Thursday July 10th, 2003 Come see the latest in business aircraft, including more than 20 jets on display - including the all new Premier I from Raytheon, the sexy Avanti from Piaggio, plus...
July 2nd 03 05:36 PM
by Mergatroide Go to last post
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I would like to spread the news about a trend which is occouring lately in almost all the Italian flight schools. All the Italian student pilots are passing at the first try their ATPL JAR exams because the flight school gives in advance the questionaire of the exam in advance to all the...
July 9th 03 03:19 PM
by skygodtj Go to last post
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CARs -- aerodrome vs. airport? by Paul Millner
Airports use orange and white striped markings vs unlicensed aerodromes, which use solid orange Markings for what? Where do they appear? Paul
July 9th 03 03:21 PM
by skygodtj Go to last post
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The insane spitfire video clip by gatt
If you haven't seen this yet give it a look. It's a Spitfire practically mowing the lawn during a wheels-up flyby at the camera. WTF?! This is rated R for (wholly appropriate) use of strong language. http://alexisparkinn.com/oh_my_god.htm
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November 4th 03 06:43 PM
by Dylan Smith Go to last post
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Anyone know what happened to Sky Life Flying Camp? by [email protected]
I've been thinking about writing my story for many years. Thank you tot he guy who started this Post. You helped me to feel less alone, and to understand Lee better. I was a camper from 1978 to 1980, and was the head sailing instructor. Living in the cabins, running across the field and back...
November 7th 17 10:32 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Can you ID this? Attitude Indicator / Artificial Horizon by ClarkMills
Do you know which model of aircraft this came from? http://remote.kiwi.gen.nz/ArtificalHorizon I'm a geek, I bought this, I was going to wire it up as a geek-toy but upon looking at it, it's way too cool / old / delicate for me to muck around with. I don't know anything about it's history, it...
July 22nd 10 05:35 AM
by ClarkMills Go to last post
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Coolant filter by Guv Bob[_2_]
I'm looking for a way to filter the radiator coolant in a car, but can't find anyone around here who has ever tried. I found these online -- anyone ever tried an inline filter like these? Tefba Inline Radiator Coolant Filter http://www.tefba.com/ Unscrew the top and change the filter element...
May 29th 14 10:40 PM
by Guv Bob[_2_] Go to last post
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