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by Krullery
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Episodes
Topic: 468: Glass vs Steam
Replies: 4
Views: 1728

Re: 468: Glass vs Steam

From AOPA by-laws : ARTICLE III MEMBERSHIP Section 1. Qualification. The members of this corporation shall consist of individuals who hold, or have held, a pilot certificate issued by the certificating agency of the United States of America, as well as individuals who have soloed or owned, or now ow...
by Krullery
Tue Aug 28, 2012 10:24 am
Forum: Logbook Memories
Topic: Goodyear Blimp
Replies: 3
Views: 3089

Re: Goodyear Blimp

I was surprised by that. They operate out of their hanger on the south side of Wingfoot Lake (4OH6) (about 3 miles south of where I saw them). The bottom of the class C shelf in this area is 2500 and they were about 500 feet under it. Technically no need for them to be in touch with Akron Approach b...
by Krullery
Wed Aug 15, 2012 3:26 pm
Forum: Logbook Memories
Topic: Goodyear Blimp
Replies: 3
Views: 3089

Goodyear Blimp

Interesting flight this morning. While transitioning the AKRON, OH class C at 2500 under some low clouds I get a call from ATC, "Traffic at your 12 o'clock, 5 miles @ 2000" I respond, "If the traffic is the blimp, I have it in sight" ATC replies, "I don't know if it's the bl...
by Krullery
Thu Jul 19, 2012 7:53 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Ep #296: "He'll See the Big Board!"
Replies: 6
Views: 3887

Re: Ep #296: "He'll See the Big Board!"

Regarding Jeb's reference to the "another 1000 feet and we'll be on top" comment supposedly made by John Glenn during the flight of Friendship 7.... Barry Schiff made reference to this as a John Glenn quote in his article entitled "High Flight" but a check of the full transcript ...

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