flyingron's Recent Activity

  1. flyingron replied to the thread PIREPS on Avemco?.

    Avemco contracts out with a couple of companies to handle removal and claims (AviationLS). My claims were handled very efficiently.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 5:45 AM
  2. flyingron replied to the thread Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.

    Beaufort County (SC) has an OV-10 they use for mosquito control. [IMG]

    Oct 16, 2018 at 2:32 PM
  3. flyingron replied to the thread Does anybody know what jpi uses to trigger Hobbs time?.

    Not true.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 2:28 PM
  4. flyingron replied to the thread Does anybody know what jpi uses to trigger Hobbs time?.

    Correct. The Hobbs counter is configurable and the default is to start counting at 1000 RPM. The Tach time is configurable, but it...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 2:21 PM
  5. flyingron replied to the thread Amphibious plane and ASEL.

    Eh? It doesn't need to. It's inherent in 61.13. You need a pilot certificate with the appropriate category or class if you are...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 2:18 PM
  6. flyingron replied to the thread What does "in review" mean.

    Yes, I've found the front line phone people in OKC and at the RFS to be very pleasant dealing with pilots (at least when you are...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 8:20 AM
  7. flyingron replied to the thread Backup Generator Wiring.

    The screwball engineers punted on my instructions of separating the essential circuits to a separate panel to be fed with the ATS, and...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 7:56 PM
  8. flyingron replied to the thread Repairman Certificate.

    https://www.faa.gov/documentLibrary/media/Advisory_Circular/AC_65-23A_CHG_1.pdf

    Oct 14, 2018 at 5:17 PM
  9. flyingron replied to the thread A question about ag flying.

    The instruction I was told was to go to the store and purchase a sack of marbles. Now go out and find a nice field to practice on....

    Oct 14, 2018 at 8:44 AM
  10. flyingron replied to the thread Airline Question - Minimum Layover Time.

    There are minimum connection times, defined by airport (and sometimes whether a carrier switch is needed), but maximum is entirely at...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 8:42 AM
  11. flyingron replied to the thread Silly Question About High Performance Aircraft.

    Piper chose not to call the 150HP PA28's -150 because they feared it would be confusing with the Cessna model.

    Oct 14, 2018 at 8:41 AM
  12. flyingron replied to the thread Best Airplane Movie by Genre?.

    This one is great if you're watching with a three year old. There are enough adult jokes to make it tolerable. My grandson didn't...

    Oct 11, 2018 at 6:08 AM
  13. flyingron replied to the thread Best Airplane Movie by Genre?.

    Jump ahead to 1:02:00 for the fun part.

    Oct 10, 2018
  14. flyingron replied to the thread Best Airplane Movie by Genre?.

    Action - Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (yeah I could have put this under War or Non-Fiction, but I stand it up here against the rest)....

    Oct 10, 2018
  15. flyingron replied to the thread Can your Basic Med privileges be revoked?.

    They don't have to go that far. 68.11 says the FAA can act on reports from the NDR or the safety hotline (which essentially means the...

    Oct 10, 2018