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  • Aviation Stories for April 13, 2012

    Happy Friday the 13th to you all.  Be sure to feed your black cat well today… which brings up the question: Why Friday the 13th rather than any other day?  Here’s Wikipedia’s effort to explain why today is supposed to be so much more unlucky than, say April 17th – the day your income taxes…

  • Aviation Articles for July 29, 2011

    Yes, some of us in the aviation world are NOT at the AirVenture show.  Here are some articles to read between your sessions watching the live camera feeds from Oshkosh. As you can imagine, there aren’t many articles floating around this week that aren’t associated with coverage of the AirVenture experience. Will you be flying…