Search found 133 matches

by plutocrat03
Wed Apr 04, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: UCAP #444 - "Into the Clag"
Replies: 9
Views: 1646

Re: UCAP #444 - "Into the Clag"

Should also try and visit the Imperial War Museum in Duxford, England. A great collection of aircraft with a continental flavor. The have one of the test Concrdes available for a walkthrough. There is a separate building dedicated the the US Army Air Corps. A sobering experience. I have pics of Udva...
by plutocrat03
Tue Apr 25, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Yet another flying car?
Replies: 3
Views: 1419

Re: Yet another flying car?

Audi is promising a 30 recharge of their 90kw battery next year.

If that is true, we have a radius the multicopter concept could fly to.

Seems a better flying car concept than a terrafugia

R
by plutocrat03
Thu Apr 21, 2016 4:54 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Yet another flying car?
Replies: 3
Views: 1419

Yet another flying car?

by plutocrat03
Sat Jul 04, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: So you thought the LightSquared vs. GPS issue was dead?
Replies: 2
Views: 2009

Re: So you thought the LightSquared vs. GPS issue was dead?

They are back again. See AvWeb's story which discusses the latest FCc filing. http://apps.fcc.gov/ecfs/document/view; ... 0001105053
by plutocrat03
Fri Apr 10, 2015 10:30 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: A new mission
Replies: 10
Views: 5197

Re: A new mission

Flew approx 800 nm today transporting 10 dogs. Wx unsettled after rough weather the night before.....

Great way to play hooky from work.
by plutocrat03
Fri Mar 06, 2015 9:19 pm
Forum: OFLotW
Topic: Pt-22 golf course landing
Replies: 1
Views: 1763

Pt-22 golf course landing

Harrison Ford reportedly experienced an engine failure taking off off from the Santa Monica airport. Clipped a tree landing in a golf course. Various reports of injury to Mr. Ford the sole occupant of the plane. Current coverage asserts the injuries to the pilot are not serious.
by plutocrat03
Mon Jan 19, 2015 11:43 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: A new mission
Replies: 10
Views: 5197

Re: A new mission

Flew to KMIC Sunday with 9 3 week old pups and mom. The pax had inflight meal service or if you prefer had all they could drink. they were scheduled for destruction 1-15 before the rescue folks down south got involved. The pax had 4 flights over a period of 2 days to reach their final destination. A...
by plutocrat03
Mon Oct 27, 2014 8:04 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: So much for the high altitude record.
Replies: 2
Views: 1658

Re: So much for the high altitude record.

No documentary, no breathless narration no known laborious incremental tests
by plutocrat03
Fri Oct 24, 2014 9:22 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: So much for the high altitude record.
Replies: 2
Views: 1658

So much for the high altitude record.

Google executive Alan Eustace breaks the world altitude record for a parachute jump set two years ago by Felix Baumgartner.

With all the falderall, Eustace stayed quiet and set the new record.....

Go to advanced search