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Ramblings about flying for fun and profit


  • Aviation Stories for April 29, 2011

    Here are some stories that you may have missed this week. A Kalispell, Montana aircraft repair business is still thriving. This article is from (Columbus, IN). It is a story of survival for an aircraft repair business in Montana that seems to be thriving even in this economy. A DC-3 is slowly returning to…

  • Airbus Incident in New Orleans

    In case you missed it, back in the first week in April an Airbus A-320 took off from New Orleans and then climbing through 4000′ the crew got a message on the Electronic Centralized Aircraft Monitor (ECAM) concerning an Autothrottle system problem and then another saying that there was smoke detected in the Avionics Bay.…