An Etihad (787?) flight turns back after encountering sever turbulence one hour out of Perth.
I wonder what indicators are available to the flight deck of over stress or other damage that might have caused them to decide to turn back.
My GME EPIRB battery is well out of date,
It has been suggested that since getting GME to install a new battery and service the unit costs $199 ie close to the cost of a new unit that buying a new one is the way to go.
Any particular suggestions?
the KTi unit seems like a good idea with a...
Willow Run B-24s
The long hanger at Willow Run, Michigan has a 90 degree turn so that Henry Ford did not have to pay taxes in the next county.
That short end is being saved and restored as a museum. The big hanger doors are still operational after all those years.
This is one of the best...
You think you have lived to be 80 plus and know who you are, then along comes someone and blows it all to hell!
An old Marine Pilot sat down at the Starbucks, still wearing his old USMC flight jacket and ordered a cup of coffee.
As he sat sipping his coffee, a young woman sat down next...
My Icom A200 usually works well
However when I select 128.00 the frequency of Tyabb, one of my local airfields, I get an intermittent noise
that sounds as if someone on the channel has an open mike.
When I transmit this noise will continue for several seconds after I conclude my transmission...
A question or two
1 Where does one source some 17 mm radiator hose for the 912?
2 My 80 hp 912 has Evans waterless coolant, Should Evans be changed at certain number of
hours or years?
3 Are there other coolants suitable for the 912?
any and all comments/advice greatly received.
There was a recent post that I now cannot find asking about Bantam aircraft.
It looks as if the business of Micro Aviation is now being operated by new owners in South Africa with the aircraft now marketed as the Bat Hawk.
The Bat Hawk web site contains several direct quotes from the Bantam...
The light turned orange as he approached the traffic lights.
He did the right thing and stopped, even though he might
have beaten the red light by accelerating through the intersection.
The tailgating woman behind him was furious and honked her horn,
screaming in frustration, as she missed...
I invite you to take the time to watch this authentic live footage (38 minute long film of this conventional air assault on the Japanese mainland, just before A-Bombs on Nagasaki and Hiroshima! Absolutely fantastic footage of some the members of what WE consider to be THE...
This is a video of the Canadian Snowbirds aerobatic team taken by a go-pro camera
mounted in the smoke-pod of Snowbird 1.
Filmed around Comox BC which is about 140 miles north of Victoria on Vancouver Island.
I am considering hosting a members only bulletin board/discussion group
A venue for general discussions
discussion relevant to the politics/ functions of the group concerned
I am seeking suggestions for software to enable this.
My desires are;
discussions not visible to...
I want to fly in a culture where I am responsible for my own actions.
I am not my brother’s keeper, however when my brother dies I lose a brother.
I want to fly where the flying siblinghood does a bit more “keeping” in order that there are fewer spouses, siblings, children, friends and...
Is rwy-go only available for Apple devices?
When I attempt to download it to my Android phone I only seem to be able to download the full OzRunways EFB.
Or is there some simple thing that I am doing wrong?
any and all advice appreciated