Greg Bockelman's Recent Activity

  1. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Build a plane for $600.

    I wonder what Pete Bower’s Flybaby cost to build in 1963.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 9:34 PM
  2. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Weird thought on 360 deg. turns.

    The wake turbulence descends relative to the wing, not the earth. So in a steep banked turn, the wake turbulence will remain pretty...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:40 PM
  3. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Gaston’s Fly-in 2019!.

    Mid morning where I am.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:35 PM
  4. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Gaston’s Fly-in 2019!.

    Never too early. Quite surprised it hasn’t already been decided.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:35 PM
  5. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Purple Board.

    Wow.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 3:25 PM
  6. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Should a billionaire be using taxpayers’ aircraft?.

    Whose?

    Oct 15, 2018 at 7:53 PM
  7. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Speaking of tough landing strips... Ilushin IL-62 airliner into a farm.

    I don’t think it was life threatening.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 7:50 PM
  8. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Speaking of tough landing strips... Ilushin IL-62 airliner into a farm.

    That was a pretty ugly landing.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 7:21 PM
  9. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Passed out during blood draw.

    Non event, IMO. Not 100% sure but I think the question on the medical application is “unexplained loss of consciousness”. Fainting...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 6:51 PM
  10. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread POA at 4:30am.

    LOL. It’s 8:40 PM here and it’s about bed time. Night y’all.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 5:41 AM
  11. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Autopilots and instrument approaches (dumb question).

    LOL True. Hence the “sometimes” qualifier.

    Oct 14, 2018 at 9:33 PM
  12. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Autopilots and instrument approaches (dumb question).

    True dat. “Back in MY day, son, we didn’t have those fancy things like auto pilots and autothrottles. And the engines had these long,...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 7:10 PM
  13. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Autopilots and instrument approaches (dumb question).

    LMAO. They do tend to do that sometimes.

    Oct 14, 2018 at 6:59 PM
  14. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Autopilots and instrument approaches (dumb question).

    Never had that issue on the Boeings and Airbus that I flew.

    Oct 14, 2018 at 5:20 PM
  15. Greg Bockelman replied to the thread Emotional Support Squirrel.

    Frankly, I don’t care if you want to bring an emotional support anything onboard as long as it is in an appropriate carrier and stays...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 1:23 AM