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====== Uncontrolled Airspace Episode #117 "DKPROC" ======
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Dropping the wings off your airplane...Jack's "new leaf"...the Federal Lightning Round...and Jeb remembers a dear friend. All this and more on Uncontrolled Airspace, Episode #117 "DKPROC"
Recorded: Wednesday, January 14, 2009
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/eps/UCAP117.mp3|Direct link]] to mp3 audio file of show (right-click to download/save).
==== Show Notes ====
Pilot "voluntarily dropped the wings of the aircraft"
Intros and Chit-Chat
Thanks to "The Denver Katana Pilots' Repertory Opera Company"
Scud running, "the right way and wrong way"
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=592&p=2963" \l "p2967|UCAP Forum discussion]]
[[http://www.aviationsafetymagazine.com/|Aviation Safety Magazine]]
Permalink to [[http://www.aviationsafetymagazine.com/issues/29_2/features/9102-1.html|Scud Running Article]] (once it rotates off the front page of Aviation Safety)
[[http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/europe/01/14/flying.car/index.html|Skycar Expedition Launched]] - London to Timbuktu
[[http://www.roadabletimes.com/|Roadable Times]] - list of all known Flying Car/Roadable Aircraft designs, past and present
Invasion of the Podcycles!!
This is why GA - and airports - are so vital to small towns, and a license so useful... [[http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/10/business/economy/10airports.html?_r=2&scp=4&sq=airlines&st=cse|NY Times story]]
Federal Topics - Lightning Round!
Sanity of a sort: Anti-GA language removed from TARP
TSA's LASP "Unconstitutional" [[http://www.avweb.com/eletter/archives/bizav/1295-full.html" \l "199569|lawyer says]] - (as we've suggested)
EAA's [[http://www.eaa.org/news/2009/2009-01-08_threat.asp|Perfect Storm piece]] - synopsis of major issues...
[[http://www.nbaa.org/news/pr/2009/20090114-006.php|John Winant's passing]] - first NBAA president: 1971-1986
Jeb's new neighbors
[[http://www.starhop.com|McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center]]
More Federal stories not mentioned...
[[http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2009/01/10/320861/dhs-watchdog-confirms-holster-problems-for-armed-pilots.html|DHS OIG Confirms:]] Holsters can cause accidental discharge of the firearms kind...
Here's a switch: GA and Commercial Av [[http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aaPH0ZLU6.zo&refer=home|acting in concert for NextGen in Stimulus Bill!]]
NBAA's list of LASP-Impacted Airports...look for yours [[http://www.nbaa.org/ops/security/programs/lasp/airports.pdf|here (pdf file)]]
Guest Disclaimer: The Denver Katana Pilots' Repertory Opera Company, under the baton of Maestro Royce Ehrle
UCAP Theme: “Sledgeflattener”, Thomas Dolby
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Posted: 2009-01-14 | [UCAP117] | 184.108.40.206 | index03.php