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====== Uncontrolled Airspace Episode #293 "Lookout For That Old Weather" ======
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Hacking drones... In cockpit weather might be old... Pireps... LSAs not doing their paperwork?... Skycatchers barnstorming... The Pilot's Bill of Rights in the news just before Oshkosh, go figure... Uncontrolled Airspace General Aviation Podcast. Recorded June 29, 2012.
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===== Show Notes =====
Hack-a-Drone [[http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-18643134|University team redirects UAS]] by spoofing GPS signals
//Intros and Chit-Chat//
Jack's San Diego [[http://aroundthefield.net/?p=84|trip report]]
Late for the Sky: [[http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/22/travel/pilots-weather-displays/index.html|Are cockpit weather displays misleading?]]
Listener Question: [[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=2497&p=11234#p11234|How often do you file PIREPS? When? Why Not?]]
My Wrist Pin is missing: [[http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2012/06/21/Airplane-part-crashes-through-mans-roof/UPI-83281340318438/|Engine part falls through roof of Maine home.]]
LSA Paper Chase [[http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-06-29/sport-plane-makers-warned-by-faa-to-stop-evading-rules|FAA warns LSA makers to follow the rules]]
Cessna Barnstorming [[http://www.kansas.com/2012/06/21/2382480/cessna-pilots-to-promote-skycatcher.html|Cessna's "Discover Flying Challenge" sends Skycatchers across the country.]]
Bill of Rights Senator Inhofe's [[http://www.aopa.org/advocacy/articles/2012/120629pilots-bill-of-rights-passes-senate.html|Pilot's Bill of Rights passes in Senate.]]
Doubling Pilots [[http://lifehacker.com/5920248/answer-what-kind-of-pilot-doubled-in-number-over-the-past-decade|Glider Pilots double their numbers over past decade.]]
Peelable Spacers [[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=2485&start=0&st=0&sk=t&sd=a|follow-up in the forums]]
Matt Gregory of WTHI TV, [[http://www.wthitv.com/dpp/news/illinois/an-antique-airplane-lands-in-the-valley|for distinguishing "either planes or jets" ]]for us.
University of Maryland [[http://dcist.com/2012/06/rememberthosehilariousimagesof.php|"Gamera II" team's world record flight.]]
[[http://uncontrolledairspace.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=2503|UCAP Events at OSH]]
[[http://www.nxtbook.com/allen/avne/49-4/#/22|"Sometimes You Need a Weatherman to Know Which Way the Wind Blows"]] Avionics News story by Dave Higdon
Guest Disclaimer: Royce Ehrle
Closing Theme inspired by: "Sledgeflattener", Thomas Dolby
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