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====== Uncontrolled Airspace Episode #118 "Splash" ======
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Transponders for sailplanes?... the new administration's first steps in aviation... and, oh yeah, an airliner ditched in the Hudson River. All this and more on Uncontrolled Airspace, Episode #118 "Splash"
Recorded: Friday, January 23, 2009
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==== Show Notes ====
Judge Approves [[http://www.eclipseaviation.com/company/news/news.php?c=1&id=1405|Eclipse Sale]]
Intros and Chit-Chat
The neighbors are watching...
Ben's [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cessna_195|Cessna 195]]
Oh yeah, and an airplane ditched in the Hudson
Related [[http://www.faa.gov/datastatistics/accidentincident/1549/|ATC recordings]]
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=602&st=0&sk=t&sd=a&start=10#p3090|UCAP forum post with links to Garrison Keillor's 1549 crew tribute song]]
Should [[http://www.dcexaminer.com/opinion/Bureaucracyonthegroundcouldkillyouintheair011509.html|sailplanes be required to have Transponders?]]
A new president brings a lot of changes
Welcome, please, Mr. DOT Secretary, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray_LaHood|Ray LaHood]]
So, now that a DOT boss is place, how about an FAA nominee?
GAO drops ATC modernization from troubled-programs list! Hooray! Now, Mr. President, about that incentive bill...
[[http://www.aopa.org/whatsnew/region/2009/090122adiz.html?WT.mcid=090123epilot&WT.mcsect=tts|A New Hope]]
Bob Wood at the [[http://www.sport-aviation-expo.com/|Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo]]
A shout-out reminder: 121.5 MHz ELT Satellite monitoring ends 02/01/09
[[http://www.southernmaineaviation.com/|KSFM Ski-in and Winter Carnival]]
New EAA e-newsletter: [[http://www.magnetmail.net/actions/subscriptionformExAA.cfm|EAA Experimenter (subscription form)]]
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=682|UCAP Forum Thread for Episode #118]]
Guest Disclaimer: Will Hawkins and Crew
UCAP Theme: “Sledgeflattener”, Thomas Dolby
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