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11th Apr 2021, 08:37
Replies: 69
Views: 20,406
Posted By David J Pilkington

There is a difference between something that...

There is a difference between something that meets the airworthiness requirements and what many would consider to be a suitable trainer.

CASA didn't even bother doing that when they introduced...
9th Apr 2021, 06:53
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By David J Pilkington

This may help...

This may help https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a380634.pdf
NACA TECHNICAL NOTE 1976 SUMMARY OF INFORMATION RELATING TO GUST LOADS ON AIRPLANES
21st Mar 2021, 22:40
Replies: 9
Views: 2,748
Posted By David J Pilkington

Thanks, I see this morning that he was found at...

Thanks, I see this morning that he was found at 8:30 pm last night in Warrnambool.

When I searched last night for info there was old news about another Peter.
21st Mar 2021, 12:06
Replies: 9
Views: 2,748
Posted By David J Pilkington

Latest news that I’m aware of is...

Latest news that I’m aware of is https://www.riverineherald.com.au/yarrawonga-news/2021/03/21/3921891/fresh-clues-in-search-for-missing-yarrawonga-man
13th Mar 2021, 23:38
Replies: 2
Views: 733
Posted By David J Pilkington

Asses Ears Wildness Lodge was a great place for a...

Asses Ears Wildness Lodge was a great place for a group to fly to. I haven't been there for some years but a friend told me recently that he couldn't contact Steve by phone - numbers in the online...
5th Mar 2021, 05:30
Replies: 1
Views: 880
Posted By David J Pilkington

From the Pitts S-1S AFM with 180 hp Lycoming...

From the Pitts S-1S AFM with 180 hp Lycoming AEIO-360-B4A with Sensenich 76 EM 8-0 prop:...
4th Mar 2021, 22:12
Replies: 24
Views: 4,557
Posted By David J Pilkington

Yep, so definitely worth asking people who have...

Yep, so definitely worth asking people who have been through it and experienced stuff like that. Don't need a business degree to put those numbers in a spreadsheet.

(Perhaps JT will move this...
3rd Mar 2021, 00:15
Replies: 24
Views: 4,557
Posted By David J Pilkington

Send me a message and I'd be happy to share my...

Send me a message and I'd be happy to share my spreadsheet.

Then there are those who say if you need to ask before you buy then you can't afford it.
22nd Feb 2021, 22:27
Replies: 22
Views: 2,484
Posted By David J Pilkington

Initial and early amendments of FAR 23.51 that...

Initial and early amendments of FAR 23.51 that requirement only applied "For airplanes of more than 6,000 pounds maximum weight". For less than that it was simply
"(1) The takeoff may not require...
Forum: Tech Log
10th Feb 2021, 22:10
Replies: 16
Views: 1,774
Posted By David J Pilkington

This should get you going:...

This should get you going: https://www.jhuapl.edu/Content/techdigest/pdf/V18-N01/18-01-Bythrow.pdf
29th Jan 2021, 05:41
Replies: 42
Views: 31,312
Posted By David J Pilkington

"For spin recovery, the operator taught the...

"For spin recovery, the operator taught the Beggs/Mueller method ..." however "The objective of the training was to prepare the student to compete in Sports1 level aerobatic competitions." so they...
4th Jan 2021, 22:25
Replies: 66
Views: 14,383
Posted By David J Pilkington

A relevant article in the June 1960 issue of...

A relevant article in the June 1960 issue of Australia's Aviation Safety Digest, The Chipmunk Spin - The Facts. asd_22_jun_60.pdf (atsb.gov.au)...
3rd Jan 2021, 23:08
Replies: 110
Views: 28,348
Posted By David J Pilkington

Some still going fine, some rebadged or taken...

Some still going fine, some rebadged or taken over and still here in another form.

Be interesting to compare the numbers employed pre-COVID with those employed in earlier years.

Depends on the...
15th Dec 2020, 08:30
Replies: 140
Views: 34,659
Posted By David J Pilkington

Getting there with CASA’s AC 61-16, Spin...

Getting there with CASA’s AC 61-16, Spin avoidance and stall recovery training, earlier this year.

Nope, nowhere does it say in the POH that the extract is for a fully developed spin. The...
14th Dec 2020, 23:37
Replies: 11
Views: 2,228
Posted By David J Pilkington

A great book, I see that my copy was signed by...

A great book, I see that my copy was signed by the author.

Henry Millicer told us that he came up with the revised tail design after CAC sought his advice. Henry had worked at Percival on the...
14th Dec 2020, 23:37
Replies: 22
Views: 4,657
Posted By David J Pilkington

A great book, I see that my copy was signed by...

A great book, I see that my copy was signed by the author.

Henry Millicer told us that he came up with the revised tail design after CAC sought his advice. Henry had worked at Percival on the...
8th Dec 2020, 23:05
Replies: 70
Views: 10,576
Posted By David J Pilkington

I don't see much point in using an Extra for the...

I don't see much point in using an Extra for the EASA required on-aircraft advanced UPRT, not saying that I use the ideal aircraft either.

Interesting to compare that with the newish FAA Airplane...
6th Dec 2020, 04:41
Replies: 70
Views: 10,576
Posted By David J Pilkington

The FAA's Airplane Flying Handbook seems to...

The FAA's Airplane Flying Handbook seems to answer that: "The term “upset” was formally introduced by an industry work group in 2004 in the “Pilot Guide to Airplane Upset Recovery,” which is one part...
6th Dec 2020, 00:01
Replies: 70
Views: 10,576
Posted By David J Pilkington

I like the way the FAA does things with Airplane...

I like the way the FAA does things with Airplane Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-3B) Chapter 4 (https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/airplane_handbook/media/06_afh_ch4.pdf)...
4th Dec 2020, 06:48
Replies: 4
Views: 1,884
Posted By David J Pilkington

The old buildings are now gone and it seems just...

The old buildings are now gone and it seems just some landscaping to do.
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3rd Dec 2020, 19:50
Replies: 17
Views: 1,353
Posted By David J Pilkington

In Australia, CASA increased the suite of stall...

In Australia, CASA increased the suite of stall exercises plus various entries to incipient spins with their new Part 61 rules in 2014. Eventually saw that was not appropriate and issued Advisory...
27th Nov 2020, 20:46
Replies: 57
Views: 10,013
Posted By David J Pilkington

John, that other post mentioned ‘defined minimum...

John, that other post mentioned ‘defined minimum manoeuvring speed’ which is a totally different concept that I don't see being taken up by GAJSC – The General Aviation Joint Steering Committee...
18th Nov 2020, 22:13
Replies: 19
Views: 3,150
Posted By David J Pilkington

ASub Coote was the CFI at Grovedale when I learnt...

ASub Coote was the CFI at Grovedale when I learnt to fly then he taught me aerobatics. I rode along with him as passenger in a Decathlon doing aerobatics in his late 80s. He was still instructing at...
16th Nov 2020, 21:08
Replies: 53
Views: 8,985
Posted By David J Pilkington

Good. I look forward to hearing from Mach1Muppet...

Good. I look forward to hearing from Mach1Muppet on what his instructor advises him for the Decathlon - my guess is a little different than that which is probably what Capt Fathom was getting at.
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16th Nov 2020, 07:55
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By David J Pilkington

I assume this is a hypothetical aircraft not an...

I assume this is a hypothetical aircraft not an actual one. You would've been given some additional data somewhere to enable you to do the arithmetic.
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