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by mbuto
Sun Oct 07, 2012 1:58 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Somebody has a sense of humor
Replies: 0
Views: 1352

Somebody has a sense of humor

OK, not your everyday, run of the mill, marriage proposal.

http://youtu.be/kxTAjVGN4CE
by mbuto
Sun Sep 23, 2012 9:15 pm
Forum: Meetups
Topic: AOPA Summit 2012, Palm Springs
Replies: 7
Views: 5253

Re: AOPA Summit 2012, Palm Springs

I'm going - via commercial mailing tube :cry: Arriving Wednesday, departing Sunday. Love to meetup with anyone else. Any chance of finding a Liney in PS?
by mbuto
Sun Sep 02, 2012 1:32 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Crew cars
Replies: 2
Views: 1703

Crew cars

I will be making my 1st long trip into the US next week to Newport OR. Looks like several nice day trips available from the, but i've not had any experience with crew cars. Being the polite Canadian tha i am, i'd like to know if there's any 'un-written' rules about aking for a crew car. It seems wie...
by mbuto
Sun Sep 02, 2012 1:26 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: A Pilot's Story?
Replies: 6
Views: 3448

Re: A Pilot's Story?

And AcroCamp while we're at it.
by mbuto
Mon Aug 20, 2012 3:15 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Miki Barnes or How I Learned to Stop Worrying by Hating GA
Replies: 2
Views: 1858

Re: Miki Barnes or How I Learned to Stop Worrying by Hating GA

I'm going to start looking for an UN-hush kitted 727, and base it at KHIO, and use it for young eagles flights.
by mbuto
Tue Aug 14, 2012 2:48 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Cel phone use partially responsible for accident
Replies: 2
Views: 1808

Cel phone use partially responsible for accident

"The aircraft had experienced several large altitude deviations while the pilot was using his cellphone," the report stated. "This distraction was prevalent throughout the flight and in conjunction with the night conditions encountered, may have contributed to the (crash)." A gra...
by mbuto
Sun Aug 05, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: 6 year old retracting gear lever?
Replies: 0
Views: 1103

6 year old retracting gear lever?

Apparently the kid retracted the gear just as the aircraft was landing. Don't know much about the Baron twin involved - is this plausable?

http://www.10news.com/news/31328161/detail.html?source=kgtv

Mike
by mbuto
Mon Jul 23, 2012 9:03 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Episode #294 "Balloon Alliteration"
Replies: 2
Views: 2217

Re: Episode #294 "Balloon Alliteration"

'Deckchair Danny' was mentioned in the discussion of this topic. For the heck of it, I downloaded a copy. From an aeronautical point of view, the lawn chair flight was the most realistic of several airborne events in the movie. That said, it was still a goid movie, and worth your time. I am totally ...
by mbuto
Mon Jul 23, 2012 2:45 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Balloon chair follow - Deckchair Danny
Replies: 0
Views: 1108

Balloon chair follow - Deckchair Danny

Based on a comment int the show about thia Austrailain film being loosely base on event's in the states. I decided to d/l it (don't tell anybody ;).Cute story, and if you get over the fact that the balloon segment is the most aeronautically corect of all the flying in the move (Qantus 767 on final d...
by mbuto
Fri Jul 20, 2012 2:05 am
Forum: Flight Gear
Topic: PIREP: Zaon XRX Portable/Passive Collision Avoidance System
Replies: 5
Views: 5984

Re: PIREP: Zaon XRX Portable/Passive Collision Avoidance System

Would it work in a club/rental plane? (and by work, I mean not a lot of fidgeting to get it in place)

Mike

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