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  1. Richard Wyeroski liked Lord Leighton's post in the thread FAA airlifts Temporary ATC tower to St. Thomas" AVweb.

    Slick Willie and Shillary(and her brother) took all the funding for a real tower in Haiti.

    Sep 19, 2017 at 4:18 PM
  2. Richard Wyeroski liked Lord Leighton's post in the thread FAA airlifts Temporary ATC tower to St. Thomas" AVweb.

    https://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/FAA-Airlifts-Temporary-Tower-to-St-Thomas-229627-1.html

    Sep 19, 2017 at 4:17 PM
  3. Mtrainer90 posted a new thread.

    ADB An124 take off, DTW

    Antonov Design Bureau AN124, UR-82029 taking off from Detroit metro, DTW runway 4R. 9-18-17 [MEDIA]

    Forum: Other

    Sep 19, 2017 at 11:40 AM
  4. Everett 757 liked Exuma Guy's post in the thread FAA airlifts Temporary ATC tower to St. Thomas" AVweb.

    Better than the US military's attempt at a control tower in Port au Prince, Haiti, after the earthquake. They had 1 soldier standing next...

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:17 PM
  5. Everett 757 liked Lord Leighton's post in the thread FAA airlifts Temporary ATC tower to St. Thomas" AVweb.

    https://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/FAA-Airlifts-Temporary-Tower-to-St-Thomas-229627-1.html

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:17 PM
  6. Everett 757 liked Richard Wyeroski's post in the thread Fastest P-51 I've seen at 560 MPH, Steve Hinton's VooDoo: AVweb.

    Amazing aircraft. It is surly one of a kind and the inner workings are secret. I would say that there are magnetos, but they probably are...

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:16 PM
  7. Everett 757 liked Lord Leighton's post in the thread Fastest P-51 I've seen at 560 MPH, Steve Hinton's VooDoo: AVweb.

    It's over 3,600 HP. I dunno if magnetoes could keep up and a failure of one of them would probably be fatal at that AGL, probably a solid...

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:16 PM
  8. Everett 757 liked Exuma Guy's post in the thread Fastest P-51 I've seen at 560 MPH, Steve Hinton's VooDoo: AVweb.

    How much power you reckon that engine is putting out? Are they really still using magnetoes?

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:15 PM
  9. Everett 757 liked Lord Leighton's post in the thread A 19 hour non-stop flight.

    Exactly.

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:12 PM
  10. Everett 757 liked Richard Wyeroski's post in the thread A 19 hour non-stop flight.

    I am not saying they are not reliable. However poor overhauls or bogus parts is the problem. Foreign Third World MRO's have no government...

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:12 PM
  11. Everett 757 liked Exuma Guy's post in the thread A 19 hour non-stop flight.

    Steel buns are getting rusty. My butt isn't used to more than 2 hours anymore. Just did 9 hours in the front seat (2x4.5) and hurting.

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:12 PM
  12. Everett 757 liked Exuma Guy's post in the thread A 19 hour non-stop flight.

    Stationary turbine power plants are much bigger, albeit without major atmospheric changes. They are very reliable.

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:11 PM
  13. Everett 757 liked Exuma Guy's post in the thread A 19 hour non-stop flight.

    Ceramic matrix. MRO's aren't going to get approval anytime soon to refurbish those blades. The fuel nozzles are 3D printed.

    Sep 18, 2017 at 11:11 PM
  14. Richard Wyeroski liked Everett 757's post in the thread Maho Beach cam out of service.

    Wow. Those pictures really show the devastation at the airport. That is going to take awhile to restore everything.

    Sep 18, 2017 at 10:39 PM
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