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by AirportDude
Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Episodes
Topic: UCAP #439 - "Turned Up To Eleven"
Replies: 2
Views: 3132

UCAP #439 - "Turned Up To Eleven"

Congrats on hitting another anniversary mark! As I wrote Jack on Twitter a couple of days ago, I just wrapped-up listening to episode #44 - "One!" which was their 1-year anniversary episode, TEN YEARS AGO!! Several topics they were talking about way back then are still relevant, and a coup...
by AirportDude
Fri Aug 25, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Episodes
Topic: UCAP 439 - Aftershow
Replies: 1
Views: 2958

UCAP 439 - Aftershow

Jack, Jeb, & Dave,

Here is a simulation of JFK showing what happened with the B757 & B737 tail/winglet collision...

https://youtu.be/SsZpSQz3bCc

Jeff
by AirportDude
Mon Jul 10, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: UCAP #433 - "International Cherry"
Replies: 4
Views: 4717

Re: UCAP #433 - "International Cherry"

Shuster was (not sure if he still is) dating Shelley Rubino, VP for global government affairs at Airlines for America (A4A).

No collusion there....! :roll:
by AirportDude
Fri Jun 23, 2017 7:01 am
Forum: Meetups
Topic: Innovations in Flight
Replies: 3
Views: 3370

Re: Innovations in Flight

Jeff, Yes, made it! First time to the museum and just WOW! Met-up with Max & David from the Airplane Geeks podcast, as well as a couple of other folks who made the trip. One of the participants, Hillel Glazer, flew in with his Cherokee 180 and set-up a table showing the old original nav equipmen...
by AirportDude
Mon Jun 05, 2017 6:38 am
Forum: Aircraft Ownership
Topic: Three years of flying my RV-9A
Replies: 3
Views: 8135

Re: Three years of flying my RV-9A

Interesting blogs! Good thing you did the annual so soon after painting and found that masking paper.

Love the paint job -- Are you going to call it Purple Passion? ;)

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by AirportDude
Mon Jun 05, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Sun N' Fun... and hurricanes?!?
Replies: 1
Views: 2689

Re: Sun N' Fun... and hurricanes?!?

Hey guys, Follow-up from last year's listener mail... THEY'RE HERE!!!! They had their welcome ceremony on Friday, June 2nd in the shiny new 58,000 sq. foot hangar which is also NOAA's new Aircraft Operations Center. http://www.theledger.com/news/20170602/hurricane-hunters-welcomed-to-their-new-lakel...
by AirportDude
Sat Jun 03, 2017 8:25 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Can Anybody ID This Airplane?
Replies: 3
Views: 3758

Re: Can Anybody ID This Airplane?

Bruce H is correct, Colombian Army An-32 (Ejercito de Columbia) According to Wikipedia: The An-32 is essentially a re-engined An-26. The An-32 is designed to withstand adverse weather conditions better than the standard An-26. The high placement of the engine nacelles above the wing allowed for larg...
by AirportDude
Sat May 27, 2017 8:28 am
Forum: Meetups
Topic: Innovations in Flight
Replies: 3
Views: 3370

Innovations in Flight

Anyone planning to attend the Innovations in Flight Family Day (Jun 17th) at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in D.C.? I driving up there to check it out, plus I've never been to either of the Smithsonian Air & Space Museums. Also hoping to meet-up with some of the crew from the Airplane Geeks Po...
by AirportDude
Fri May 26, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Ride Share
Replies: 3
Views: 3679

Re: Ride Share

If you find anything worthwhile please post! The Supreme Court has essentially shut-down any type of open-seat service offered by private pilots to non-pilots, since they've ruled that there is too much potential for "illegal" exchange of services (i.e. cash paid to the pilot for fuel expe...
by AirportDude
Mon May 22, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: OFLotW
Topic: Erie PA pilot lands single-engine aircraft on golf driving range
Replies: 1
Views: 2538

Erie PA pilot lands single-engine aircraft on golf driving range

DA20 pilot lands with engine out at golf course driving range just short of Erie International Airport, PA. Aircraft belongs to the local flight school. http://www.goerie.com/news/20170428/erie-pilot-lands-single-engine-aircraft-on-golf-driving-range http://www.yourerie.com/news/local-news/pilot-for...

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