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Forum: Rotorheads
17th Sep 2018, 08:27
Replies: 63
Views: 8,462
Posted By lelebebbel

Someone is filming you. Always.

Someone is filming you. Always.
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Jul 2018, 02:13
Replies: 3
Views: 1,742
Posted By lelebebbel

Designer of Mosquito kit helicopters killed in crash near Calgary AB

John Uptigrove killed in Mosquito XE285 crash near Okotoks, Alberta

https://globalnews.ca/news/4333227/pilot-dies-in-helicopter-crash-southeast-of-calgary/
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Apr 2018, 05:27
Replies: 20
Views: 4,038
Posted By lelebebbel

Quality of training is excellent in Canada,...

Quality of training is excellent in Canada, depending on where you train of course. You can get mountain flying experience, external load, turbine time if you want to, all within your 100-odd hours...
Forum: Rotorheads
25th Apr 2018, 06:56
Replies: 270
Views: 96,080
Posted By lelebebbel

Speaking of Ducatis. I like them air cooled. Here...

Speaking of Ducatis. I like them air cooled. Here is my 900SS-CR, 1994 model, that I restored this winter. Being a carby, it also runs quite happily on left over 100LL.
...
Forum: Rotorheads
24th Feb 2018, 04:47
Replies: 87
Views: 29,407
Posted By lelebebbel

Sounds like the pilot should've been asking...

Sounds like the pilot should've been asking questions long before this flight. Expired straps, reused hardware when installing parts, no documentation, half filled out logbooks, negative component...
30th Sep 2017, 19:05
Replies: 554
Views: 534,064
Posted By lelebebbel

Landed in goose bay? Wow, that will be a bit...

Landed in goose bay? Wow, that will be a bit challenging to find a hotel room for everyone...
Forum: Rotorheads
12th Feb 2017, 20:40
Replies: 6
Views: 4,663
Posted By lelebebbel

Composite Helicopters NZ appears to have gone into liquidation

As just reported by HeliOps magazine:

Composite Helicopter Manufacturing Liquidation...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Oct 2016, 19:12
Replies: 18
Views: 3,202
Posted By lelebebbel

Electric Boogaloo part 2: R44 Edition

A Robinson R44 converted to electric drive with a 70kWh battery has made it's first successful manned (5 minute) test flight at Los Alamitos Airfield:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-05wY41ht1s
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Forum: Rotorheads
23rd Sep 2016, 02:13
Replies: 33
Views: 6,935
Posted By lelebebbel

The other day I logged 6.5 hours of...

The other day I logged 6.5 hours of thirty-seventh-in-command time (all multi engine turbine IFR), riding in the back of a 767
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Sep 2016, 04:42
Replies: 50
Views: 20,335
Posted By lelebebbel

https://kurier.at/chronik/oesterreich/hannes-arch-...

https://kurier.at/chronik/oesterreich/hannes-arch-im-hubschrauber-letztes-foto-vor-absturz/220.844.874



Rough translation:

- the surviving passenger Reinhard B. (who runs the chalet)...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Sep 2016, 21:10
Replies: 4
Views: 2,506
Posted By lelebebbel

yeah, six seats, too apparently Seriously...

yeah, six seats, too apparently

Seriously though, machine now confirmed to be a regular 206 owned by Ridge Rotors on a pine beetle survey.

Helicopter was searching for mountain pine beetles...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Sep 2016, 05:59
Replies: 4
Views: 2,506
Posted By lelebebbel

One dead, two injured in crash near Fox Creek, Alberta this afternoon

Northern Alberta helicopter crash kills woman, injures 2 others | Globalnews.ca (http://globalnews.ca/news/2922311/northern-alberta-helicopter-crash-kills-woman-injures-2-others/?sf35182921=1)
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Forum: Rotorheads
27th Aug 2016, 22:46
Replies: 18
Views: 4,723
Posted By lelebebbel

http://i.imgur.com/V7Z9rj4.png ...

http://i.imgur.com/V7Z9rj4.png


http://i.imgur.com/Pfql1MP.jpg


See the problem with that question?
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Aug 2016, 18:50
Replies: 26
Views: 6,984
Posted By lelebebbel

An R44 with 2 POB actually has pretty decent...

An R44 with 2 POB actually has pretty decent power reserves. Shitty flying technique like that would have most likely resulted in a similar crash in most comparable types.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2016, 07:14
Replies: 14
Views: 5,144
Posted By lelebebbel

One possibility is a Pc line failure or leakage,...

One possibility is a Pc line failure or leakage, which can cause the engine to decel to idle, with no provision for manual override. Happened to an acquaintance of mine in a Soloy B47 4 or 5 years...
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Aug 2016, 03:37
Replies: 12
Views: 6,334
Posted By lelebebbel

Just a heads up - and I'm not sure if the editors...

Just a heads up - and I'm not sure if the editors of the page actually realized it - but there is a body in the fourth picture. May want to put a warning in the OP, it's quite gruesome once you...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Aug 2016, 05:44
Replies: 11
Views: 3,303
Posted By lelebebbel

Article (and obviously the photos) says it...

Article (and obviously the photos) says it happened at an airfield, not a confined area.

My guess is they were practicing confined area steep approaches over an imaginary obstacle as you might do...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Aug 2016, 07:06
Replies: 14
Views: 5,144
Posted By lelebebbel

That video is hilarious. Great EOL by the...

That video is hilarious. Great EOL by the pilot(s).
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Jul 2016, 08:25
Replies: 108
Views: 42,077
Posted By lelebebbel

I'm not a test pilot or anything, but I have a...

I'm not a test pilot or anything, but I have a decent amount of time in 206s and R44s. I only flew an R66 once, two on board full fuel. It immediately occurred to me that it felt very very light, as...
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Dec 2015, 09:03
Replies: 111
Views: 12,965
Posted By lelebebbel

I fly because I'm not qualified to do anything...

I fly because I'm not qualified to do anything else :-S

Coming up on 10 years of commercial flying, my most memorable moment? Years ago I did a couple of Eastcoast-to-Westcoast ferry flights in...
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Sep 2015, 15:50
Replies: 22
Views: 6,133
Posted By lelebebbel

Looks like "PR-" registration on the machine, so:...

Looks like "PR-" registration on the machine, so: Brazil?
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Jun 2015, 22:52
Replies: 43
Views: 10,242
Posted By lelebebbel

The company I work for has a 206 start simulator....

The company I work for has a 206 start simulator. It's a USB-collective with the twist grip and buttons that hooks up to a computer. The instrument panel is simulated on screen with the same layout...
Forum: Canada
13th Apr 2015, 23:34
Replies: 46
Views: 44,533
Posted By lelebebbel

Carson Air SA226 Metroliner (cargo) missing between YVR and YXS

Search expanded for missing plane Carson Air Flight 66 from Vancouver to Prince George - British Columbia - CBC News...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Apr 2015, 08:18
Replies: 2
Views: 2,830
Posted By lelebebbel

Rumour has it that a main rotor blade came off....

Rumour has it that a main rotor blade came off. Maybe that's what can be seen falling towards the end of the video.
Forum: Rotorheads
24th Feb 2015, 06:15
Replies: 221
Views: 74,182
Posted By lelebebbel

doesn't explain what happened to the blades back...

doesn't explain what happened to the blades back in January though.
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