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by mbuto
Fri May 04, 2012 2:24 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Anyone flown around Maui lately?
Replies: 9
Views: 3790

Re: Anyone flown around Maui lately?

I did a couple of hours around the NW corner of the big island a couple of years ago while I was still a student, so I'm expecting similar weather. Just had my mountain check ride in the Whistler/Blackcomb area north of Vancouver a couple of weeks ago, so the effects of wind around really big rocks ...
by mbuto
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Hang gliding accident
Replies: 3
Views: 1340

Re: Hang gliding accident

Pilot has been charged with obstructing justice. Amazingly fast for our legal system.

http://www.vancouversun.com/news/Pilot+involved+fatal+hang+gliding+accident+charged+with+obstructing/6543221/story.html
by mbuto
Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:52 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Anything that sounds like advice on stealing an airplane
Replies: 1
Views: 941

Anything that sounds like advice on stealing an airplane

is obviously very general. Remember your training, and untie the aircraft. But you knew that.

http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local ... 59825.html
by mbuto
Tue Apr 10, 2012 1:09 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: The Poor Co-Pilot
Replies: 1
Views: 890

The Poor Co-Pilot

I'd never heard this before - hilarious. I know Oscar Brand is Canadian, but I don't know when this was written.

http://youtu.be/n3aWC32gjO4

Enjoy!

Mike
by mbuto
Thu Apr 05, 2012 12:06 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: The best April Fool's gag in the history of avation
Replies: 0
Views: 1066

The best April Fool's gag in the history of avation

You'll get hooked into this amazing tale of the deHavilland Twin Beaver. The details are amazing, and you have to get to the last photo for the punchline. http://www.vintagewings.ca/VintageNews/Stories/tabid/116/articleType/ArticleView/articleId/351/language/en-CA/Double-Double--The-Story-of-the-Zwi...
by mbuto
Thu Mar 29, 2012 1:48 am
Forum: Episodes
Topic: #276
Replies: 3
Views: 2468

#276

Thank you so much for the pointer to old issues of Flying magazine. Since I was flying a 172E the other day, I flipped through a 1963 issue and came across an ad for the Acme School of Aeronautics. I haven't laughed so hard in months!
by mbuto
Sun Mar 11, 2012 3:38 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Air Racers 3D
Replies: 2
Views: 1437

Re: Air Racers 3D

Trailers are out now. Serious drool.
by mbuto
Thu Mar 08, 2012 3:32 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Vinny, NextGen, and GPS Jammers
Replies: 2
Views: 1192

Re: Vinny, NextGen, and GPS Jammers

Made me smile, nervously. Loved the egg photo at the end.
by mbuto
Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:55 am
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Now Skynet is just rubbing our nose in it
Replies: 4
Views: 2122

Now Skynet is just rubbing our nose in it

James Bond? Yes, we know they're spying on us...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sUeGC-8dyk&feature=youtu.be

Mike

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