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====== Uncontrolled Airspace Episode #122 "JIFR" ======
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Ruminating on the Buffalo Dash-8 crash... Jack's weekly report on his IFR ground school training... and we learn how airports are like sex. All this and more on Uncontrolled Airspace, Episode #122 "JIFR"
Recorded: Thursday, Feb 18, 2009
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==== Show Notes ====
A fly-by at the skiplane fly-in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HpYkPU1qV5o|(Jack's YouTube Video)]]
Intros and Chit-Chat
A new friend of the podcast...
Central New England Meetup planning
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=696|UCAP Forum thread on the meetup]]
or, email to email@example.com to express interest and suggest location
Buffalo Dash 8 Q400 Crash
[[http://www.ireport.com/docs/DOC-213163|KBUF ATC exchange w/Colgan 3407]] (from liveATC.net via iReport)
Maybe it [[http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123492905826906821.html|wasn't ice afterall?]] (Wall St. Journal)
The FAA and a "reasonable" [[http://blogs.flyingmag.com/left_seat/2009/02/the-faa-takes-a-bold-new-view-on-icing.html|rule on icing]]
Cirrus [[http://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/Cirrusvisionsj50jobsjet_199777-1.html|focusing on light jet dev?]] (AvWeb)
[[http://www.citizen-times.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009902170315|Consolidate CWSUs? (colocated weather teams)]] (Citizen Times)
JIFR: Jack's IFR training update
FAA's newest [[http://www.faa.gov/about/initiatives/nextgen/|NextGen initiative]]
It's BA-AACK: [[http://www.noplanenogain.org/|No Plane/No Gain]] Shouldn't have ever left...
GA's Future in Action: [[http://www.news-press.com/article/20090216/SS13/90215012/1013/LIFESTYLES|Owen Nicely of North Fort Myers]]
Congrats to Bruce Landsberg - [[http://www.aopa.org/asf/about/staff.html|new ASF President]] (up from Executive Director)
[[http://www.flyingmag.com/news/1370/2008-gama-figures-reveal-industry-woes.html|GAMA posts record billing numbers]] but...
Used Aircraft prices are down - good for buyers
UCAP Theme: “Sledgeflattener”, Thomas Dolby
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