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  1. 4RNB posted a new thread.

    When to repaint a plane?

    Is there a good set of rules or guidelines to know when to repaint a plane? 1974 C172 M owner. It was repainted at least once. Decent...

    Forum: Maintenance Bay

    Apr 22, 2021 at 4:09 PM
  2. 4RNB replied to the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    At 9K it was clear we would not be able to go above. The entire range of mountains in site appeared to have clouds above them. We were...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 8:04 AM
  3. 4RNB replied to the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    PGV to N79

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:51 AM
  4. 4RNB replied to the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    Sure looks that way!

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:13 AM
  5. 4RNB liked Clip4's post in the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    Hate to say it, but you need an instrument rating if you are going to play in that neighborhood.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:12 AM
  6. 4RNB replied to the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    When I get a CFII in the plane with me, I expect to make just this kind of thing a priority. I likely could do it, but would prefer 2nd...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:04 AM
  7. 4RNB liked Chip Sylverne's post in the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    Since Biden's been in office, most every weekend either P40 or Wilmington have been hot as well...and he has a beach house in DE. might...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:03 AM
  8. 4RNB replied to the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    Cessna 172. 9000 was my attempt to get above clouds.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:02 AM
  9. 4RNB liked Arnold's post in the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    I make this trip PHL to western NC once or twice per year. I usually go east. Smoother ride. I'll generally land at St. Marys for...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:01 AM
  10. 4RNB liked GeorgeC's post in the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    You probably saw the "speed ring" at 60nm, which for some reason displays differently when received via ADS-B than via internet. That...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:01 AM
  11. 4RNB liked Pugs's post in the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    Yep, it's startling when it pops up and you know you're nowhere close to the SFRA. :eek: As to the original question, yes, the DC SFRA...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:01 AM
  12. 4RNB replied to the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    So what you are suggesting is there was not really a TFR?

    Apr 22, 2021 at 7:00 AM
  13. 4RNB liked PaulS's post in the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    I know you're new at this, but just keep this in mind, an instrument rating makes all this simple and greatly improves the chance of...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 6:49 AM
  14. 4RNB liked tspear's post in the thread VFR Flight planning through or around DC.

    I second the flight following. I trained under the SFRA. It really is not that big a deal to talk to ATC and file for transition gates....

    Apr 22, 2021 at 6:49 AM
  15. 4RNB posted a new thread.

    VFR Flight planning through or around DC

    New pilot here. I spent many hours planning a flight to visit family in PA, travelling from Eastern NC. Direct route took me near DC...

    Forum: Change to my Frequency...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 3:53 AM