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June 4, 2006
To: All SLAC Members
From: Vern Nelson, Web Manager
No new postings to the Website
Cause - Marginal VFR and Complacency of the Familiar
Project Pilot – Aviation need more mentors.
Courtesy of member Ray Bahret
Heli Ban – Residential helicopter pads may be banned.
Fuel Tanks – A decade later FAA is moving on Exploding Fuel Tanks
Cars – MIT Flying Car Attracting Investors
Contract – More on the current salary negotiations of the National Air Traffic
Controllers Association with the FAA
Launching Glider – Electric powered sailplane climbs to 10,000 feet on
single charge of batteries.
and B-52 in a fly-by at the Barksdale Airshow May 14-15, 2006 -
Courtesy of member Eugene Evans
THE FLY -
P-51 losses canopy in Germany
Bush Jet tears up the runway in Canberra, Australia
Quiz on Wake Turbulence – Pilots should be able to answer all 10 questions
Travel Tips – Bob Green is a member of SLAC
St. Helens showing disturbing activity again
Engine Car – Hopes to set land speed record in 2007
Following Pick-Up Truck – Courtesy of member Eugene Evans
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