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Speed Kills?

Speed Kills?    Fourth Edition, Vol. 2   This month’s topic is one that has always made my blood boil. It’s a saying that is like a crutch to excuse the inabilities of someone when it comes to describing a tragedy that was borne from the poor judgment or inexperience of that person, whether the...
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Stale Recycled Airliner Cabin Air The Myth and the Facts

             Stale Recycled Airliner Cabin Air                       The Myth and the Facts                                                          ...
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Rotax and the Austro-German Philosophy

                 Rotax and the Austro-German Philosophy                                                                                                               ...
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Lean for Taxi

                               Lean for Taxi                                                                          ...
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ANOTHER ICON GONE WEST

                  ANOTHER ICON GONE WEST                                                                                    ...
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Pre-Purchase Inspections

                   Pre-Purchase Inspections                                   (I don’t need no stinkin’ Pre-Purchase Inspection)                                          ...
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They Don’t Call It The “Power Section” For Nothing (part 2)

    They Don’t Call It The “Power Section” For Nothing (part 2)                                                                                    ...
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They Don’t Call It The “Power Section” For Nothing

         They Don’t Call It The “Power Section” For Nothing                                                                                    ...
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I Learned About Air-Cooled Engines From That

I Learned About Air-Cooled Engines From That Third Edition Vol. 1 After the Yamaha shop was sold, I found out that in three months, I would be unemployed by that establishment. After my departure from the Yamaha shop, and now with plenty of time on my hands, I started hanging around Jerry’s shop and one...
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Annual Vs. 100 Hr – ANOTHER MISCONCEPTION

ANNUAL vs. 100 hr. ANOTHER MISCONCEPTION Second Edition Vol. 1 The subject of this month’s article is to try to clarify the debate over the age old confusion between the Annual Inspection and the 100 hour inspection. I know what some of you old timers are saying. But, Chuck. They’re the same thing. No, they’re...
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