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by Oldguystrtn2fly
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Plane Crash Near Throsby AB 2 Fatalities
Replies: 18
Views: 3893

Re: Plane Crash Near Throsby AB 2 Fatalities

Harmon rocket out of CYRM. Pilot and his wife.
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Commercial or PPL required
Replies: 7
Views: 797

Re: Commercial or PPL required

I read it, thank you. I will also forward the link.
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Commercial or PPL required
Replies: 7
Views: 797

Re: Commercial or PPL required

This is what I thought, and argued today with a individual. Not withstanding the ppl owner spraying for neighbours part. Thank you.
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Sat Jul 04, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Commercial or PPL required
Replies: 7
Views: 797

Commercial or PPL required

Does a farm employee that seeds, combines etc for a farm owner/employer ,require a commercial pilot license to spray the same fields with the farm owner/employers spray plane?
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Mon Apr 20, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Kitfox model 4 flight Time Alberta Area
Replies: 1
Views: 651

Re: Kitfox model 4 flight Time Alberta Area

There is a ultralight instructor at Bishells Carstairs and I think he teaches in a kit fox 4. His name is Norm. I don’t have a number but call the field number listed in the CFS and I imagine they can get you in Touch.
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Tue Mar 10, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Near ground collision in Trail
Replies: 21
Views: 2562

Re: Near ground collision in Trail

Daniel Cooper wrote: Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:27 am
Oldguystrtn2fly wrote: Mon Mar 09, 2020 4:44 pm Well, I am not instrument rated so I am gonna ask. If you fly an approach in IMC, and break out at minimums, is there any need to look down the runway to make sure it’s empty before you land?
Yes there is.

I figured there would be....
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Mon Mar 09, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Near ground collision in Trail
Replies: 21
Views: 2562

Re: Near ground collision in Trail

Well, I am not instrument rated so I am gonna ask. If you fly an approach in IMC, and break out at minimums, is there any need to look down the runway to make sure it’s empty before you land?
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Near ground collision in Trail
Replies: 21
Views: 2562

Re: Near ground collision in Trail

Isn’t checking the runway something that should be done on approach every time?
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Quebec plane crash - 2 critical
Replies: 10
Views: 3279

Re: Quebec plane crash - 2 critical

The thread on beech talk mentions that one of the pilots was from avcanada. I hope this isn’t the case. Awful news.
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:35 am
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Block Time in YYC
Replies: 3
Views: 481

Re: Block Time in YYC

There is the Olds didsbury flying club as well as a guy who rents his plane quite regularly at cea3...don’t have a number but guys at the airport will point him out.
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: fifty reasons to find a new instructor
Replies: 83
Views: 5008

Re: fifty reasons to find a new instructor

My instructor told me after three or four lessons to put away the checklist so i could learn to do it from memory...... I do actually agree with this approach....some what. I am a huge advocate for flow checks, coupled with using the checklist as a true check list. When you go to the grocery store,...
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Thu Oct 03, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: fifty reasons to find a new instructor
Replies: 83
Views: 5008

Re: fifty reasons to find a new instructor

My instructor told me after three or four lessons to put away the checklist so i could learn to do it from memory......
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:32 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Embry Riddle - April 4,2018
Replies: 28
Views: 6148

Re: Embry Riddle - April 4,2018

Does it seem reaosnable to place the AD agaisnt Pa-28 235's when only Arrows have had a issue?
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: The beginning of the end of small private airstrips
Replies: 102
Views: 15820

Re: The beginning of the end of small private airstrips

I don’t think it means you can’t have a strip with thirty NM. The new rules just say you must consult....
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Re registering grass strip.
Replies: 25
Views: 3798

Re: Re registering grass strip.

I also spent less on my strip than you did on your helipad🤓
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Re registering grass strip.
Replies: 25
Views: 3798

Re: Re registering grass strip.

Everyone I know without their own strip spend far more time driving to and from the airport than I spend snow blowing or cutting....
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: C-gfxk (okotoks flight school) off airport
Replies: 19
Views: 3455

Re: C-gfxk (okotoks flight school) off airport

And here i thought a flight school would be required to register commercial. I guess i learnt something today
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Fri Aug 09, 2019 2:15 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: C-gfxk (okotoks flight school) off airport
Replies: 19
Views: 3455

Re: C-gfxk (okotoks flight school) off airport

Plane is privately registered since February. How come the flight school is mentioned in the title of the thread? Was the plane owner getting instruction?
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Thu Jul 18, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: The beginning of the end of small private airstrips
Replies: 102
Views: 15820

Re: The beginning of the end of small private airstrips

There were some exemptions listed where consultation was not required, for agricultural use as well as 30 movements of less a year, but those may have been in the original proposal. Not sure if they made it through to the actual. And were these made regulations or were they advisory....big differenc...
by Oldguystrtn2fly
Tue Apr 09, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Mid-Air Collision Near Ottawa
Replies: 84
Views: 11543

Re: Mid-Air Collision Near Ottawa

Looks like a sealed bid auction. Only one way to find out what it will sell for.

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