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    Read the fourth paragraph of post 38 and ask...

    Read the fourth paragraph of post 38 and ask yourself if you were flying near Lebanon and you had ADSB out, would you be helping or hurting traffic awareness for ADSB-in equipped planes.
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    Other thoughts on ADSB. Someone commented that...

    Other thoughts on ADSB. Someone commented that ADSB isn’t useful if it’s not used by everyone. That’s simply not the case. You don’t have to know where every single plane is in order to receive...
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    For the folks concerned about ADSB and Big...

    For the folks concerned about ADSB and Big Brother, this article in today’s ADN suggests your local police force might have already compiled detailed data about you by using your cell phone. In my...
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    I’m a proponent of ADSB in/out. I’ve spent the...

    I’m a proponent of ADSB in/out. I’ve spent the summer mostly flying between Anchorage and King Salmon, Dillingham, and Kulik Lake, with some charters to other parts of the state. Most of the float...
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    A checklist or mnemonic, if used, is a cheap and...

    A checklist or mnemonic, if used, is a cheap and effective fix if you can see the cargo door from the pilot seat. For example, on the PC-12 the mnemonic for the pre-takeoff checklist is FATFLY...
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    Dan Gervae was awarded Outstanding Homebuilt for...

    Dan Gervae was awarded Outstanding Homebuilt for his PA-11 N906SG and Joel Schoolcraft was awarded Judges Choice for his Beaver N191Z (is this one of the Beavers in Henny’s fleet?). Well done to Dan...
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    Dan Gervae was awarded Outstanding Homebuilt for...

    Dan Gervae was awarded Outstanding Homebuilt for his PA-11 N906SG and Joel Schoolcraft was awarded Judges Choice for his Beaver N191Z (is this one of the Beavers in Henny’s fleet?). Well done to Dan...
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    The winds were gusting out of the southeast all...

    The winds were gusting out of the southeast all day the day of the accident. I took off on 25L at PANC several times during the day and was just getting beaten up. It was not fun flying.
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    I met Gary in approximately 1995 at the...

    I met Gary in approximately 1995 at the Winston-Salem air show. He was giving the obligatory pre-air show rides for the airport board members and show volunteers. It’s one of those expected tasks,...
  10. Thread: An explaiation

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    I’ve read many posts by Rich, Peter, Cubdrvr,...

    I’ve read many posts by Rich, Peter, Cubdrvr, Bob, Willie, Supercrow and Nunavut. Just assumed you were roughly my age. Had no idea you fellows were ask old as you claim to be. I need to hurry up...
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    I’ll be there with my son. Looking forward to...

    I’ll be there with my son. Looking forward to catching up with folks. Speaking of catching up, I’m in indoc / ground school this week - will be flying for an outfit that serves a lot of the lodges...
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    Perhaps not. Her route was TCH V101 BYI. Then...

    Perhaps not. Her route was TCH V101 BYI. Then end of V101 is MALTT. The ground track on FlightAware looks to me as if she flew to MALTT and then to the IAF at MUTOE. This doesn’t look like a late...
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    Looks like fun, Bob. I’m happy for you.

    Looks like fun, Bob. I’m happy for you.
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    https://www.flyingmag.com/best-movies-pilots-aviat...

    https://www.flyingmag.com/best-movies-pilots-aviation-enthusiasts-love/ Here’s a list from Flying Magazine. There are some good ones.
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    Snakes on A Plane

    Snakes on A Plane
  16. Boy, I can’t wait until retirement. So many fun...

    Boy, I can’t wait until retirement. So many fun things to do! Including flying all over the continent and mooching a meal and a couch from a lot of you! Maybe go out to Haines and walk George’s...
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    Fixed it for you. 😎

    Sorry George, I had to do it before the Oklahomans beat me to it.
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    Didn’t SJ and Steve Pierce do three videos on...

    Didn’t SJ and Steve Pierce do three videos on this?
  19. How much weight can the ice handle? Would it be...

  20. Thread: Apron slope

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    Isn’t it 4.2”? ( 0.01 x 35’ ) / 12” per ft = 4.2”

    Isn’t it 4.2”? ( 0.01 x 35’ ) / 12” per ft = 4.2”
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    Mark, that was a terrific video. I didn’t...

    Mark, that was a terrific video. I didn’t appreciate how busy the air is above the schools of fish; just a tad too busy for my tastes. Is it safe to assume you know/knew the folks shown?
  22. I find that stretching regularly helps keep me...

    I find that stretching regularly helps keep me limber enough to climb in and out of the cockpit. I’m not especially graceful, but still able to do it. My stretches came from Egoscue (particularly...
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    Very impressive work. Really a piece of art. I...

    Very impressive work. Really a piece of art. I hope to see the finished plane in person.
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    Yeah, and all the creeks around 180Marty’s place...

    Yeah, and all the creeks around 180Marty’s place flow exclusively with deionized water. 8)8)
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    I’m an Eagle Scout, and a better person for it. All the credit goes to our Scoutmaster, Mr. A. Judd Davis. Terrific man, admired by all. OA Vigil member. Silver Beaver. Someone we all (scouts,...
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