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====== Uncontrolled Airspace Episode #283 "487 Miles" ======
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More than the usual amount of pilot craziness this week. Uncontrolled Airspace General Aviation Podcast. Recorded April 19, 2012.
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===== Show Notes =====
Hey there, you with the stars in your eyes... [[http://www.cnn.com/2012/04/17/travel/canada-disoriented-pilot/index.html?hpt=hp_t2|Did pilot dive after mistaking Venus for converging traffic?]]
Not exactly - [[http://www.tsb.gc.ca/eng/rapports-reports/aviation/2011/a11f0012/a11f0012.asp|here's the official report.]]
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=2390&p=10886#p10886|UCAP Forum post]]
//Intros and Chit-Chat//
Silver Lining from the cloud that was LightSquared? [[http://www.aviationtoday.com/av/web-exclusives/GPS-Backup-Is-eLoran-the-Answer_76148.html|Is eLoran the answer to GPS susceptibility?]]
Gulf of Mexico [[http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303513404577353911937661328.html#articleTabs%3Darticle|claims unresponsive 421 pilot.]]
BOOM! Helicopter's inadvertent 7500 squawk [[http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-dorset-17713833|brings supersonic interceptors too close for comfort.]]
T-38 Bingo? [[http://www.examiner.com/article/video-t-38-jet-runs-low-on-fuel-during-space-shuttle-s-arrival-at-dulles|Shuttle chase plane notifies of low fuel state.]]
OFLOTW: Model Landing A 152 pilot pushed his luck taking the shark route to Long Island [[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=2389&p=10879#p10879|and came up dry, landing on an R/C field.]]
Top Gun Cruisin' [[http://www.forbes.com/sites/matthewstibbe/2012/04/16/tom-cruise-goes-top-gun-with-new-p-51-mustang/|Tom Cruise a pilot, with an impressive stable of aircraft.]]
[[http://www.findlayairrally.com/outline.shtml|Findlay Air Rally]]
[[http://www.biography.com/people/wilbur-wright-20672839|Happy Birthday, Wilbur Wright!]]
Guest Disclaimer: The Denver Katana Pilots' Repertory Opera Company, under the baton of Maestro Royce Ehrle.
Closing Theme inspired by: "Sledgeflattener", Thomas Dolby
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