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kens
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For the Pilot in you

Post by kens » Thu Feb 21, 2013 4:53 pm

I saw this on youtube, and had to share with the aviation folks on the board:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o0G0HdF3w1Y

another one:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TTuDeKxjPck

I got pretty good in a tail-dragger, but, I never got the hang of rotate V1 @ 5kts. !! LOL :lol:
Oak is over rated, everything about it takes extra time; then it warps, splits or checks !!! :roll:

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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by steveh41 » Thu Feb 21, 2013 6:20 pm

Holy Cow! Talk about STOL...

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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by Roberta » Fri Feb 22, 2013 6:15 am

WAY COOL!!!! Thanks for sharing!!!!

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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by bob smith » Fri Feb 22, 2013 7:38 am

Better than most fling wings!
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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by thudpucker » Sat Feb 23, 2013 8:06 pm

You see WHY the Super Cub is the Plane of choice for AK's guides etc.
I should have recognized that air port but nope! Been gone too long.

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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by leakcheck » Sun Feb 24, 2013 3:49 pm

I've never flown a tail dragger, but I sure would like to own one of those helicopters in the video! :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by hdunk » Sun Feb 24, 2013 10:30 pm

Thanks for post.... those are extreme short short field work... GREAT. The Cessna really looked long..
Getting ready to start a Titan,

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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by Andy Garrett » Thu Feb 28, 2013 11:32 am

I'm negotiating the purchase of my first airplane right now--a TEAM Airbike, light sport, single place. I hope it works out.

I guess I need to get some tail wheel instruction. :wink:
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Re: For the Pilot in you

Post by XSiV » Mon Mar 04, 2013 8:09 pm

Thanks for sharing the links, makes me want to go and do my pilots license.

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