X3 Skier's Recent Activity

  1. X3 Skier replied to the thread Government Shutdown: Can we go check out Area 51?.

    Nothing to see there. Move along. Cheers

    Jan 21, 2019 at 4:41 PM
  2. X3 Skier liked Half Fast's post in the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    "It's a GPS and ADSB receiver for my iPad. The FAA is requiring all passengers to have them by 2020."

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:24 AM
  3. X3 Skier liked SkyDog58's post in the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    You could always keep a copy of AOPA's Flight Training magazine with you and hand it to the crew on the way out after a hard landing.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:23 AM
  4. X3 Skier liked rbridges's post in the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    or asks if anyone on board speaks jive.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:20 AM
  5. X3 Skier liked Zeldman's post in the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    I live for the day when the flight attendant walks out and ask if anyone here is a pilot and didn't have the fish for dinner.....

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:19 AM
  6. X3 Skier liked Ghery's post in the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    He really would have had kittens if he had seen me on a flight back when I was a student pilot. Planning a cross country flight,...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:19 AM
  7. X3 Skier liked Stingray Don's post in the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    I like to wring my hands, rock back and forth, and repeat “oh God”. When someone smugly asks if I’m afraid of flying, I reply “not...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:18 AM
  8. X3 Skier liked Ted DuPuis's post in the thread Airlines to Start Announcing Passengers That Are Also Pilots.

    I like to say I used to work for the manufacturer of the engines on the plane (which is true in most cases for the RJs I'm typically on)...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:18 AM
  9. X3 Skier liked SkyDog58's post in the thread Might need to start wearing steel toe boots when flying..

    Blaming it on the tailwheel pilot is such a canard.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:13 AM
  10. X3 Skier posted a new thread.

    Dual RR 787 Engine shut down on landing roll

    The wonders of software....

    Forum: Hangar Talk

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:12 AM
  11. X3 Skier liked midlifeflyer's post in the thread Keep hand on the throttle during takeoff??.

    Sometimes BIG adjustments ;)

    Jan 19, 2019 at 8:37 PM
  12. X3 Skier replied to the thread F-35 preps for first air show season.

    I was once told by a Former Marine AV-8 Pilot, “There are two types of AV-8 pilots, those who have ejected and those who will.” Cheers

    Jan 19, 2019 at 8:35 PM
  13. X3 Skier replied to the thread F-35 preps for first air show season.

    I think that’s about the only “useful” thing VTOL is good for. I remember talking with Jack Krings, former head of OT&E at Fort Fumble....

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:05 PM
  14. X3 Skier liked Michael A's post in the thread How worth it is Oshkosh??.

    Thanks for the help everyone! Its funnt i really expected quite the opposite reaction on this forum to oppose my families but I guess...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 11:47 AM
  15. X3 Skier liked jason's post in the thread 2019 PoA site operations fundraiser - help keep PoA running (and free!).

    Sorry! That's why I thought it would be best if we took it to PM. Let's refocus on the important things...like whether or not we can...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 11:45 AM