Search:

Type: Posts; User: dougbush

Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,451

    My GPSs have no opinion on airspeed.

    My GPSs have no opinion on airspeed.
  2. Don't the jacks take most of the weight off the...

    Don't the jacks take most of the weight off the wheels?
  3. Replies
    12
    Views
    2,090

    Can you deal exclusively with your friend the...

    Can you deal exclusively with your friend the shop owner?
  4. Replies
    12
    Views
    2,090

    I don't think the local A&P can ground your plane...

    I don't think the local A&P can ground your plane unless you hire him for an annual inspection. Outside of that event, you, the owner, get to determine its airworthiness on any given day.

    Your...
  5. Replies
    23
    Views
    6,109

    We all lose a little bit if Gary doesn't fly in....

    We all lose a little bit if Gary doesn't fly in. We wouldn't get to see Gary's plane, and he might not come without it. Even if we didn't notice who and what wasn't there, we would miss out on...
  6. Max, your autopilot may seem reliable in clear...

    Max, your autopilot may seem reliable in clear weather, but I don't trust them. I've had autopilots shut off in turbulence during approach and turn in unexpected directions and fail to intercept a...
  7. Replies
    135
    Views
    20,548

    Well, if you had the schedule and planned to...

    Well, if you had the schedule and planned to avoid it, I can understand your frustration. However, if you planned a flight for that day, you must be aware of the adverse weather conditions that could...
  8. Replies
    135
    Views
    20,548

    Where are the schedules published? The last notam...

    Where are the schedules published? The last notam just says late morning to early afternoon Saturday and early morning Sunday. Which mass arrivals are scheduled for Friday?
  9. Replies
    135
    Views
    20,548

    Why, is YOUR arrival at Oshkosh more important...

    Why, is YOUR arrival at Oshkosh more important than mine?
  10. Replies
    5
    Views
    8,958

    "Why, does your kid have rabies or something?"

    "Why, does your kid have rabies or something?"
  11. Replies
    29
    Views
    6,943

    Monday and Tuesday. Otherwise, you won’t know...

    Monday and Tuesday. Otherwise, you won’t know what you missed at the beginning. But you will hear about what you missed later, which will be a lot.
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,883

    To be distinguishable with an IR camera, two...

    To be distinguishable with an IR camera, two things must emit different intensities or wavelengths. I wonder how much of a temperature difference typically exists between a thermal and the air...
  13. I hope you succeed. My family changed a lot from...

    I hope you succeed. My family changed a lot from the time I started taking flying lessons till I bought a Cessna that could theoretically carry them. I say theoretically because, while it has six...
  14. AMDguy, is your goal to build a one-off plane to...

    AMDguy, is your goal to build a one-off plane to carry your family, or to sell plans/kits or factory-built planes, or to prove the rotary engine?
  15. Exactly! There is a surplus of small...

    Exactly! There is a surplus of small single-engine homebuilt designs that can't carry much very far. Which is fine if that's what you want. In constrast, there are woefully few homebuilt designs to...
  16. Replies
    135
    Views
    20,548

    The whole point of having ATC at Fisk is so they...

    The whole point of having ATC at Fisk is so they can send you to the least crowded runway. If you could pick your own runway, you wouldn't choose as well because you wouldn't know what ATC knows....
  17. Replies
    135
    Views
    20,548

    Good idea, because I kept getting a busy signal...

    Good idea, because I kept getting a busy signal calling the ATIS phone number.
  18. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,495

    Did you ask for a refund?

    Did you ask for a refund?
  19. Replies
    135
    Views
    20,548

    I think the problem this year was: some of the...

    I think the problem this year was: some of the turf taxiways were too muddy to be used. Consequently, they intermittently closed runways and used them as taxiways. The runway closures caused traffic...
  20. Thread: SODA

    by dougbush
    Replies
    9
    Views
    1,649

    I was wondering about that, and would have...

    I was wondering about that, and would have guessed wrong.
  21. Thread: Scared To Fly

    by dougbush
    Replies
    11
    Views
    2,295

    I agree with the previous replies, so I will just...

    I agree with the previous replies, so I will just address this question. I suggest reading the Nall Report to learn the common causes of accidents, and figure out how to not duplicate them.

    I...
  22. Replies
    27
    Views
    3,050

    Home-built (Experimental/Amateur-Built) is a type...

    Home-built (Experimental/Amateur-Built) is a type of experimental airworthiness certificate. Other types of experimental certificates have different restrictions on how such aircraft may be used.
  23. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,943

    My AME says some of his pilots come in for a...

    My AME says some of his pilots come in for a "consult" to see if they would pass a 3rd class medical. If the answer is yes, then they do the exam. If you want to do that, you must not give the...
  24. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,864

    You said the pdf option works, so why not read...

    You said the pdf option works, so why not read the pdf on your Android?
  25. 1) I think it's better to rent until you get your...

    1) I think it's better to rent until you get your PPL, for two reasons. First, if money is tight, you don't have to worry about unexpected repair bills, and you can stop spending on it whenever you...
Results 1 to 25 of 144
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4