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by Jock Proudfoot
Wed Jul 28, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: History - Know when not to fly
Replies: 0
Views: 152

History - Know when not to fly

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by Jock Proudfoot
Sat Jun 26, 2021 6:03 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: 2-33 landing speed
Replies: 18
Views: 1358

Re: 2-33 landing speed

Max cross wind component - 2-33
SURFACE WIND OPERATIONAL LIMITATIONS
Max Headwind 25 kts (28 mph)
Max 90o Crosswind 8 kts (10 mph)
Max Tailwind 5 kts (6 mph)
Wind Gusts 10 kts (12 mph)
LINK - See Page 2-3
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by Jock Proudfoot
Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: 2-33 landing speed
Replies: 18
Views: 1358

Re: 2-33 landing speed

. FAA Glider Handbook, Chapter 7 The approach should be made using spoilers/dive brakes as necessary to dissipate excess altitude. Use the elevator to maintain the recommended approach airspeed established by the manufacturer. If no approach speed is recommended by the manufacturer, use 1.5 VSO ...S...
by Jock Proudfoot
Fri Jun 18, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Canopy Covers
Replies: 4
Views: 425

Re: Canopy Covers

Ordering a metallic style stretchy canopy cover springford.dave I am placing an order for the metallic style stretchy (form-fitting) canopy covers from Europe and the more covers I can place in one order, the cheaper will be the shipping cost for everyone involved. If you are thinking about replaci...
by Jock Proudfoot
Mon Jun 14, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Glider/Tug communication
Replies: 11
Views: 903

Re: Glider/Tug communication

Canadian Air Cadet 2-33 - panel radio

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SAC will pay part of the cost ( Safety related)
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by Jock Proudfoot
Sun Jun 13, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Passenger was too heavy
Replies: 0
Views: 261

Passenger was too heavy

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Ex-SAA pilot with 100% safety record died because his passenger was too heavy

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by Jock Proudfoot
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:37 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Flying a Helicopter Through a Loophole
Replies: 12
Views: 2460

Re: Flying a Helicopter Through a Loophole

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Take the dog LINK
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by Jock Proudfoot
Fri Dec 04, 2020 2:12 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Curious bit of history
Replies: 5
Views: 1050

Re: Curious bit of history

Aircraft Register: History Details wrote:Harold Eley
CF-JRF Schweizer SGS 1-26A Serial # 23 Manufactured 1955
by Jock Proudfoot
Thu Dec 03, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Club Thermal
Replies: 4
Views: 909

Club Thermal

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