sarangan's Recent Activity

  1. sarangan replied to the thread Electric Airplanes?.

    A better way to think about it is, what would it take to fly an electric airplane if it was attached to an outlet with a very long cord....

    Jul 20, 2019 at 8:39 AM
  2. sarangan replied to the thread Brain hurts....dewpoint temp calculation.

    The formulas won't give you any insight unless you dig into the physics behind it. For a pilot, there is no reason to do it anyway. Use...

    Jul 20, 2019 at 8:01 AM
  3. sarangan replied to the thread DPE From Hell !!!.

    I find it curious that you are shocked that he is a AA captain. Would it have made more sense if he were actually a baggage handler for AA?

    Jul 19, 2019 at 9:14 PM
  4. sarangan posted a new thread.

    Water landing

    https://www.cbsnews.com/news/ocean-city-plane-crash-police-report-small-plane-lands-today-on-maryland-beach/

    Forum: Flight Following

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:52 AM
  5. sarangan replied to the thread Ignition Key Warning......

    On a two-bladed prop, the maximum you would have to turn is a quarter of a turn. There is differing opinion on whether rotating...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:10 PM
  6. sarangan replied to the thread NASA tech for next moon mission.

    What have they been using on the Mars rover missions? That might give us a clue.

    Jul 15, 2019 at 6:33 PM
  7. sarangan replied to the thread C172 down in Katy, TX.

    Flightaware's altitude and speed don't show anything resembling a departure stall. He also appears to have reached pattern altitude. I...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 7:44 AM
  8. sarangan replied to the thread Who says...? Pssshh....whatever. I’ll sit where I want..

    In one airplane I used to fly, the pointer on the airspeed indicator used to disappear behind the bezel below 70 knots when viewed from...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 7:16 AM