Aviation News

Flying Stories for September 21, 2012

September 21, 2012

Yes, I know I’m a bit late with some aviation article links.  September is really a busy month around here and frankly for quite a while I wasn’t finding any articles I was willing to pass along. I did finally get back into the air with the Swift, though. I tried about a month ago, […]

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Flying Stories for August 24, 2012

August 24, 2012

I was going to wait until Sunday to write this because I thought I was finally going to get the Swift out of the hangar and blow the dust off. There is an airshow/fly-in at the South Lake Tahoe (KTVL) airport this weekend that I was planning on attending. So much for plans – I […]

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Flying Stories for August 17, 2012

August 17, 2012

Another week without flying. If the thunderstorms weren’t building the smoke was thick in the valley – sometimes both were present. We have been in a cycle of storm days this week. They usually start to our south and move through the area.  Not something I mess with in the mountains.  I have a friend […]

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Flying Stories for August 10, 2012

August 13, 2012

Here are some articles that you may have missed this week: A great way to get some common ground with your teenager. Sorry Folks. It was pointed out that this article link was not working.  The DeKalb Chronicle is operated by Shaw Newspaper Media. Shaw doesn’t appear to want anybody out of their area visiting […]

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Aviation Articles for August 3, 2012

August 5, 2012

No flying this week – I went out to the airport Saturday to see how it looked, but didn’t like the smoke hanging in the air. There was (still is) a fire-fighting TFT up within 4 miles of my intended destination (2O1) and the prevailing light breeze was blowing the smoke from the fire toward […]

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