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  1. 3393RP liked Martin Pauly's post in the thread The U.S. Air Force Just Admitted The F-35 Stealth Fighter Has Failed.

    One of the best books I have read in a long time, describing the life of one of the greatest fighter pilots ever: John Boyd. His...

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  2. 3393RP replied to the thread Plane down in Western Washington.

    There are many contemporary accident reports which analyze the use of cockpit weather radar products. It's common to find incidents...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 8:22 PM
  3. 3393RP liked GRG55's post in the thread Plane down in Western Washington.

    Logically who wouldn't be? But we (the light GA pilot cohort) keep repeating this same thing over and over and over again. So what is...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 3:47 AM
  4. 3393RP replied to the thread Plane down in Western Washington.

    There's no logic to decisions that dead pilots have made. Do a NTSB search on continued VFR flight into IMC fatal accidents, and prepare...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 3:46 AM
  5. 3393RP liked flyingcheesehead's post in the thread V-Twin Down Janesville.

    That's an understatement. I didn't know her well, but she was a real go-getter who accomplished a lot in her way-too-short (26 year)...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 3:42 AM
  6. 3393RP liked RussR's post in the thread Multi Engine Time Building.

    That seems like a whole lot of effort and risk to just fly the 30 hours he or she needs. Renting, that can be done for less than $10k,...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 3:39 AM
  7. 3393RP liked Daleandee's post in the thread iPad causes gear-up Landing According to Pilot.

    I was in a friends plane when he had a gear issue but he got it down using the emergency dump procedure. The one thing I learned then...

    Feb 24, 2021 at 11:34 AM
  8. 3393RP liked Dan Thomas's post in the thread IS OIL ANALYSIS A GOOD DETECTIVE?.

    The oil, after it's filtered and cooled, goes through passages drilled in the crankcase that pass by the valve lifter bores, holes...

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  9. 3393RP replied to the thread iPad causes gear-up Landing According to Pilot.

    Not me. A gear up landing almost always has a safe outcome, and introducing the possibility of a loss of control by stopping the engine...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 11:44 AM
  10. 3393RP replied to the thread iPad causes gear-up Landing According to Pilot.

    This video is always posted as an example of pilot stupidity. Since I don't speak French, I've wondered if all aboard knew the gear...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 2:17 AM
  11. 3393RP replied to the thread Can you camp over-night at Oshkosh when Airventure is not on?.

    :rolleyes:

    Feb 23, 2021 at 1:25 AM
  12. 3393RP replied to the thread Another screwed by someone elses mechanics thread.

    Why do you include Boeing? The media seems to be intent on dragging their name into the incidents, when it's 100% a Pratt & Whitney...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 1:19 AM
  13. 3393RP liked Lowflynjack's post in the thread Plane&Pilot April 2021.

    New first for me! I got the cover shot on Plane&Pilot magazine! I love adding new magazines to my list. This is a big one. Photo was...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 1:10 AM
  14. 3393RP liked Zeldman's post in the thread For my next plane - Refurb a Certificated or go Exp?.

    My thoughts. Not trying to convince anyone of anything. But since I was asked.... Experimental is a fancy word folks like to use in...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 1:01 AM
  15. 3393RP liked N747JB's post in the thread XXXL head bt/anr not Lightspeed headset choices?.

    We might be related!! :eek: I was at a golf tournament and an energy drink company had beautiful young women giving away hats, drinks...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 12:54 AM