Velocity173's Recent Activity

  1. Velocity173 replied to the thread Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen died.

    Don’t forget, Space Ship One probably wouldn’t have been successful without him as well.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 9:13 PM
  2. Velocity173 replied to the thread Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.

    340?

    Oct 16, 2018 at 8:18 PM
  3. Velocity173 replied to the thread NA - Another one....

    Speaking of Walmart and Ercoupes. https://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20071014/News/606123738

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:27 PM
  4. Velocity173 liked Bill Jennings's post in the thread NA - Another one....

    At the other end of the spectrum the only vacuum Mom had was an Interstate Compact Vacuum. Literally indestructible! I don't know how...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:25 PM
  5. Velocity173 replied to the thread Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.

    Anyone who lives in “the low country” has seen that OV-10 and DC-3 flying low and spraying for mosquitos. The shop at my old airport...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 5:38 PM
  6. Velocity173 replied to the thread Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.

    That’s nothing. This doc owns several former military jets....

    Oct 16, 2018 at 5:31 PM
  7. Velocity173 liked James331's post in the thread Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.

    Man, I should have got into medicine!

    Oct 16, 2018 at 5:24 PM
  8. Velocity173 replied to the thread Passed out during blood draw.

    I just happened to give a few vials today also. I was thinking about this thread the whole time thinking it would jinx me. Fortunately I...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 1:55 PM
  9. Velocity173 replied to the thread Passed out during blood draw.

    Vasovagal Syncope. Needles or the sight of blood causes some to faint. Seen it happen to others several times during flight physicals in...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 9:37 PM
  10. Velocity173 replied to the thread Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.

    Cool. Looks like he’ll have plenty of spares to keep his going for quite some time. Flew with a few former Mohawk guys in the Army....

    Oct 15, 2018 at 9:43 AM
  11. Velocity173 replied to the thread Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.

    Joe doesn’t do many shows but it’s a good demo if you get a chance to see him. http://mohawkairshows.com/ Good performer. Worked quite...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 8:01 AM
  12. Velocity173 liked CC268's post in the thread First Actual IMC!.

    No autopilot in the plane. All my training was in a Cherokee 140. No GPS. Two VORs (one ILS one LOC) and KX170Bs. Never even touched an...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 6:33 PM
  13. Velocity173 replied to the thread First Actual IMC!.

    I hope we didn’t use an auto pilot to those mins. ;)

    Oct 13, 2018 at 6:00 PM
  14. Velocity173 replied to the thread “F-16 fighter jet EXPLODES and another is damaged in Belgium after mechanic fires Gatling cannon”.

    So much for self sealing fuel tanks. ;)

    Oct 13, 2018 at 5:06 PM
  15. Velocity173 replied to the thread S-97.

    202 KTS. [MEDIA]

    Oct 13, 2018 at 4:43 PM