Cap'n Jack's Recent Activity

  1. Cap'n Jack liked kyleb's post in the thread TOM-D.

    I don't miss his trolling at all...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 5:36 PM
  2. Cap'n Jack liked Anymouse's post in the thread TOM-D.

    I tend to avoid threads that he posts in, but I'm sure he did standard stupid Tom D stuff as usual.

    Jan 21, 2018 at 5:36 PM
  3. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Flying in cold, some observations and questions on Cold Temp restricted airports.

    It is a reference ellipsoid used to define the Earth's coordinate system whose surface is used for raw altitude information. Oddly, the...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 6:29 PM
  4. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Which aviation-related services will stop in the government shutdown?.

    IIRC, the government didn't collect some of the taxes and fees from the airlines during a previous shutdown, but some airlines kept that...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 5:02 PM
  5. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Bluetooth GPS Receiver paired with iPad.

    I haven't been "burnt" by those updates as yet, I just wait until ForeFlight clears the new version. I use an non-cellular iPad with a...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 1:15 PM
  6. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Bluetooth GPS Receiver paired with iPad.

    Be aware that iOS updates occasionally break blue tooth GPS receivers ability to send data to iOS programs. It's happened twice now....

    Jan 20, 2018 at 12:09 PM
  7. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Could you push a hovering helicopter?.

    I think a turntable is more appropriate for a helicopter.:)

    Jan 18, 2018 at 9:35 AM
  8. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Fireball meteor....

    The colors don't really tell us whether man-made or not. This NASA site shows various colors, and the elements that produce them, in a...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 9:08 AM
  9. Cap'n Jack liked kyleb's post in the thread Son of Blackbird; mach 5..

    There was an article in Aviation Week several years ago by one of their tech guys who'd been chasing the Aurora for years. It was his...

    Jan 16, 2018 at 11:44 AM
  10. Cap'n Jack liked SkyDog58's post in the thread They gotta ban those dangerous private ... cars.

    Dukes of Hazzard style! ;)

    Jan 16, 2018 at 11:44 AM
  11. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Chunks of Dakota gone South.

    So those are now South Dakota parts?

    Jan 16, 2018 at 11:43 AM
  12. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread They gotta ban those dangerous private ... cars.

    Dental office has a cavity.

    Jan 16, 2018 at 8:28 AM
  13. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Son of Blackbird; mach 5..

    Supposed Blackbird replacement. May or may not exist. I doubt it does since it has been kept as only a rumor for so long....

    Jan 16, 2018 at 8:26 AM