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====== Uncontrolled Airspace Episode #225 "A Cattle Prod to the Netherlands" ======
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Guest: Lee Stikeleather. More on avgas... a mish-mash of news on the FAA budget process.. and airplanes we may own but have forgotten about.
Recorded: Tue, 22 Feb 2011 18:15:00 -0500
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/eps/UCAP225.mp3|Direct link]] to mp3 audio file of show (right-click to download/save).
===== Show Notes =====
Airplane? What Airplane? [[http://www.avweb.com/eletter/archives/avflash/1840-full.html#204143|Man informed his plane stolen 2 years ago]]
Cockpit Buzz: [[http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2011/02/18/353283/vibrating-cockpit-seat-proposed-for-pilot-alerts.html|Boeing creates vibrating seat]] to alert pilots
//Intros and Chit-Chat//
More Seat News: [[http://flightdesignusa.com/2011/02/flight-design-confirms-new-four-seat-design/|Flight Design to offer 4-seat airplane]]
Polo Ponies Up: [[http://www.mydesert.com/article/20110211/NEWS01/102110313/Polo-club-plans-fundraising-keep-balloon-fliers-afloat|The Eldorado Polo Club to raise funds]] for Ballooning/Olive Farm suit expenses
Sail Away: [[http://www.aopa.org/advocacy/articles/2011/110218faaruleshemet-ryancantgroundgliders.html?WT.mcid=ebrief|FAA rules Hemet-Ryan airport can't ban sailplanes]]
A Cheap Float: [[http://cameronballoons.com/skyhoppers.html|Single-seat Skyhopper for lone balloonists]]
Compatible Use: Possible good news for [[http://www.throughthefence.org/|Residential Through-the-Fence supporters]]
Advancement for All? [[http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/generic/storychannel.jsp?channel=busav&id=news/awx/2011/02/11/awx02112011_p0-289121.xml&headline=Funds%20for%20NextGen%20Equipage%20Planned|Proposal for funding of NextGen Equipage]]
Fuel-making Committee: FAA forms new rule-making committee on 100LL replacement. [[http://download.aopa.org/advocacy/110203unleadedavgascharter.pdf|Charter (pdf)]]
More Fun with Funding: AIP, PFC, EAS, oh my!
[[http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/generic/story_generic.jsp?channel=aviationdaily&id=news/avd/2011/02/14/08.xml&headline=House%20Cuts%20AIP%20Funding,%20Leaves%20PFC%20Cap|Aviation Week Story]]
Aeroncateers - Listener ChampGuy [[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=1840&p=8939#p8945|and an amusing post/thread]]
Alan Klapmeier, [[http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2011/02/blogs-and-public-menace/71503/|guest-blogging in The Atlantic]]
Alton Bay Ice Airport - [[http://www.aopa.org/flightplanning/articles/2011/110214surfaceconditionscloseicerunwayforseason.html?WT.mcid=110218epilot&WT.mcsect=gan|closed for the season]]
The new [[http://www.pauldingairport.com/facilities.aspx|Paulding Northwest Atlanta Airport]] (KPUJ)
Tim Coons, Lee's friend and R3350 expert.
Closing Theme: "Sledgeflattener", Thomas Dolby
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Posted: 2011-02-22 | [UCAP225] | 188.8.131.52 | index03.php