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by pilot_ngb
Tue Nov 18, 2008 8:31 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: UCAP T-Shirts
Replies: 5
Views: 1651

Re: UCAP T-Shirts

Us Brits don't wear baseball caps, so a t-shirt would be great.
by pilot_ngb
Tue Nov 11, 2008 11:13 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Fly by Wireless
Replies: 0
Views: 1130

Fly by Wireless

http://www.gulfstream.com/news/releases/2008/101408.htm

I wonder how far this will go? Will we ever see airleron /elevator or rudder control with such a system?
by pilot_ngb
Fri Nov 07, 2008 7:32 pm
Forum: OFLotW
Topic: He made the field
Replies: 2
Views: 2013

He made the field

Story from the U.K.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/north_yorkshire/7715345.stm

The pilot is ill in hospital i'm afraid. :cry:
by pilot_ngb
Fri Oct 17, 2008 5:34 pm
Forum: OFLotW
Topic: Not a landing but a take off
Replies: 2
Views: 1839

Not a landing but a take off

Interesting aborted take off video of a IL-18

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=494_1223909509
by pilot_ngb
Fri Oct 17, 2008 5:26 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: On the Job Training.........................
Replies: 0
Views: 1117

On the Job Training.........................

Is this a big deal? Surely there has to be some "On The Job Training"?

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20081015/ap_on_bi_ge/planes_rerouted
by pilot_ngb
Sat Oct 11, 2008 2:35 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Balloon Accident
Replies: 1
Views: 2661

Balloon Accident

Sad story from NM http://news.sky.com/skynews/Home/video/Balloon-Crashes-In-Flames-At-Fiesta-In-Albuquerque-New-Mexico-Killing-One-And-Injuring-Another/Video/200810215118345?lpos=video_News_in_Video_Home_Region_1&lid=VIDEO_15118345_Balloon_Crashes_In_Flames_At_Fiesta_In_Albuquerque%2C_New_Mexico...
by pilot_ngb
Mon Sep 29, 2008 4:38 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Get out and push!
Replies: 0
Views: 1146

Get out and push!

Not something you see or read about every day.

http://funnynewsstories.org/chinese-workers-push-plane-off-runway/
by pilot_ngb
Fri Sep 26, 2008 7:40 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it's Jetman!
Replies: 7
Views: 2064

Re: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it's Jetman!

He is now live on

http://www.natgeotv.com

http://www.jetmanlive.com

Should be flying at 1pm GMT (12pm UTC)
by pilot_ngb
Thu Sep 25, 2008 2:06 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: UCAP #97
Replies: 19
Views: 6817

Re: UCAP #97

Hey guys, I'm just now listening to this episode. I haven't read through all of the posts in this thread, so I'm not sure if this has been covered or not, but the code is typically "SSSS", not "5555". What probably tripped the system for you is that you bought your ticket so soo...
by pilot_ngb
Thu Sep 25, 2008 1:55 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it's Jetman!
Replies: 7
Views: 2064

Re: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it's Jetman!

I didn't realise that this was discussed on UCAP #97. I am about 2 episodes behind.

Jetman tried today but whether was bad. He is trying again tomorrow at 12pm GMT.

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