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Ramblings about flying for fun and profit


  • Aviation Stories for March 25, 2011

    Here are some flying stories you may have missed this week. The smaller side of aviation. This is an article from West Virginia about a few friends who got together and formed a club for flying their radio-controlled model airplanes. The club has grown from the original 5 members to more than 50. And while…

  • It’s Time to Give Your Opinion!

    I’m sure that you have all heard about the TSA’s latest proposal (NPRM) for operations of aircraft over 12,500 lbs. maximum takeoff weight. It is a really nasty proposal and we’ll get to the details in a minute. Before that, however, let’s discuss another regulation whose comment period has closed. The final rule has been…