"Hi Michael, et al. My glider flying is limited, but I towed for several years for the old Gold Coast Club here in Palm Beach County. I had one dual flight in an old 222, operated by a couple of women up in central Florida. I then…"
"I used to own a 1962 Cherokee 160, which was the first year they built Cherokees. (I owned it in the 1990s!) It was laid out more like a TriPacer than what most Cherokee pilots would expect. I loved that plane and regretted selling…"
"I love a nice grass strip, but my airplane only has tiny 5" tires on it, so the grass has to be really smooth, dry and trimmed! I also have a T-Tail which doesn't lend itself to raising the nosewheel early for a proper soft field…"
"I actually received my initial Private Pilot's license in gliders, and went on to a commercial glider rating as well. I believe it made me a much better stick and rudder pilot and gave me a good understanding of the aerodynamics of flight…"
"Mr. Sullenberger "Sully", and Mr. Jeff Skiles, i would like to thank you for the great flight, I enjoy the old planes much more than the new ones because they are much simpler. I've heard volumes about you "Sully" and your…"
"I mainly travel in the populated North East, so I don't carry "survival" gear, as such. I do carry a multi-tool, fire extinguisher, first aid kit and a fully charged handheld radio. If I have to hike out I have GPS software on my…"