April 30, 2006

To: All SLAC Members

From: Vern Nelson, Web Manager







·         Fly-in to Mogollon Airport June 17th.  Not sponsored by SLAC. Courtesy of Ruth Pew.


Aviation Stuff:

·         Airbus A380-800 (1,850 kb)– Courtesy of Bill Myers

·         Boeing B-797 – Boeing takes on Airbus A-380. Courtesy of Rollie Baumann

·         Flying Luxury Hotel – 250 passenger, 174 MPH, Vertical takeoff.
Courtesy of
Don Tubbs

·         VLJ’s – Very light jets.  Update on Eclipse, etc.

·         TFR in AZ Cancelled – Temporary Flight Restriction in AZ cancelled due to crash of an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle)

·         2005 Edwards AirShow Highlights – From the 2005 Airshow. Courtesy of Paul Glaser

·         Flash Cards – Printable for Runways and Airspace.

·         Too Close for Comfort – Some observations of a Controller

·         Q&A – Inoperative marker beacon for ILS approach



Other Stuff:

·         Unique Volkswagen Storage Building

·         The only flag that doesn’t fly.


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