flyingron's Recent Activity

  1. flyingron replied to the thread thinking about a treadmill.

    You can buy used "pro gym" ones for that price. The expensive/difficult part is moving it.

    Jan 22, 2019 at 5:12 PM
  2. flyingron replied to the thread Want To Buy 121.5 ELT.

    You could always build one yourself. Have you seen what the g-switch on something like the ELT-10 is. It's just a little lead weight...

    Jan 22, 2019 at 5:11 PM
  3. flyingron replied to the thread Flying a Cub to Oshkosh.

    1940 gets you into the Antique rows. You should have no problem getting a space. Actually, most people either arrive early (like days...

    Jan 22, 2019 at 8:50 AM
  4. flyingron replied to the thread Flying a Cub to Oshkosh.

    The problem with using the ultralight runway is we don't have a procedure for getting you OUT of the ultralight area into the regular...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 11:49 AM
  5. flyingron replied to the thread Flying a Cub to Oshkosh.

    Early in the morning is always a good time. Not many planes on the arrival and not much shaking on the ground either (at least not...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:59 AM
  6. flyingron replied to the thread Flying a Cub to Oshkosh.

    No, you do not need (nor is it possible) to book a space in advance. No Cub mass arrivals scheduled. What year is your cub?

    Jan 20, 2019 at 8:29 PM
  7. flyingron replied to the thread Southwest flight 1643.

    Depends on the airport. The original design for IAD was quite elegant with the mobile lounges, but they never really adapted the...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 1:40 PM
  8. flyingron replied to the thread Southwest flight 1643.

    Not to be outdone, United slides off the end at O'Hare:...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:53 AM
  9. flyingron replied to the thread Citation X on it tail.

    Even being in the hangar doesn't guarantee it won't happen: [IMG] That's Dulles Jet Center back in the 2010 blizzard.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:53 AM
  10. flyingron replied to the thread Winter IFR currency vs icing.

    As for the "currency" part listed in your subject line but absent for the thread. There's a magic term: simulated instrument conditions.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:50 AM
  11. flyingron replied to the thread Advice: Flying through O’Hare Bravo VFR.

    That is to say that there isn't any separation provided in the overlying class E. Of course, having to tell all the airliners to hold...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:47 AM
  12. flyingron replied to the thread CPAP denial under BasicMed?.

    It's not the past ten years, it's ten years from June 2016 (hence June 2006).

    Jan 19, 2019 at 4:57 PM
  13. flyingron replied to the thread Painting and insulating the new hangar.

    Be very careful when applying the floor paint. Note well the minimum temperature on the instructions. My brother-in-law in his...

    Jan 19, 2019 at 10:36 AM
  14. flyingron replied to the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    TSA: Has anybody introduce things into your luggage without your knowledge? PAS: If they did, how would I know? TSA: That's why...

    Jan 19, 2019 at 10:31 AM
  15. flyingron replied to the thread HAM radio.

    I always check my watch by the big clock in front of the Naval Observatory while driving up Massachusetts Ave in DC.

    Jan 19, 2019 at 10:30 AM