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by Keith Laidlaw
Sun Jul 25, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Bought gas,no renbursment to date ,ad $10 for late payment charge
Replies: 7
Views: 46

Re: Bought gas,no renbursment to date ,ad $10 for late payment charge

David, First, let me apologize for the slow payment of your expense. Athough my position is volunteer, I do take it seriously and try to serve the members well. Occasionally, though, some things slip through a crack, as happened with the slowness of your reimbursement. For you and anyone else submit...
by Keith Laidlaw
Sun Jul 11, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Four Bravo to the Cows
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: Four Bravo to the Cows

Many, many thanks to Jim and Charles for the retrieve. They have been very supportive in agreeing to retrieve if needed and yesterday I put that to the test and can't thank them enough. I must also thank Stan who has been equally as supportive in agreeing to retrieve but yesterday was playing double...
by Keith Laidlaw
Tue Jun 29, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Tracking Flarm and other aircraft
Replies: 4
Views: 207

Re: Tracking Flarm and other aircraft

URL?
by Keith Laidlaw
Thu Jun 24, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: 2-33 landing speed
Replies: 18
Views: 727

Re: 2-33 landing speed

Ken, I think you should note that there are a few speeds involved. 1. circuit speed (includes "approach speed") There are a few formulas all more or less equal (see above). For a 2-33 it will be over 50mph 2. "Flare" speed. We generally don't quote this. You fly circuit speed unt...
by Keith Laidlaw
Mon Jun 07, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Luxury Tax - Gliders - Petition
Replies: 6
Views: 401

Re: Luxury Tax - Gliders - Petition

I foresee a lot of gliders selling for $99,999.99!

Any idea of the tax rate and when this is to be proposed as law (next budget?)
by Keith Laidlaw
Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Spring Check-outs - (Flight Review Check List)
Replies: 14
Views: 1433

Re: Spring Check-outs - (Flight Review Check List)

Thank you, Don. We have had recent discussions about always making the circuit entry calls and I strongly support that. At the very least, good practice for the day you have to bail at another aerodrome, at best mitigate a sticky situation at home field. Sadly, though, not all aircraft have radios i...
by Keith Laidlaw
Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:18 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Luxury Tax - Gliders - Petition
Replies: 6
Views: 401

Re: Luxury Tax - Gliders - Petition

Does the tax apply to all purchases (new/used, business/personal) or are business acquisitions exempted?
by Keith Laidlaw
Fri May 28, 2021 10:35 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Spring Check-outs - (Flight Review Check List)
Replies: 14
Views: 1433

Re: Spring Check-outs - (Flight Review Check List)

I sure hope you meant MSL not AGL!!!