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August 27, 2006


To: All SLAC Members

From: Vern Nelson, Web Manager






·        No website updates

Aviation Stuff:

·        The USA by Air.  Here is one mans journey from California to Oshkosh Wisconsin and back...  A nice trip.
Sent to member Bob Green by a friend in Janesville, WI.  Fairly long to load but photos and naratives are
well worth the wait.

·         Airfield History in the United States – An interesting website of airfield history.  There are many photos
and little-known facts on it.  You don't have to be a history buff to enjoy this site.
Courtesy of member Gary Vacin

·         ADS-B Covers More Ground.  (automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast service)

·         New Meds Added To FAA'S Approved Medications List

·         Paragliding – Tiger Mountain, Issaquah, WA

·         Hail Damage to a B-727.  Courtesy of member Gary Vacin

·         Redneck Airplane – Courtesy of Bob Earl

·         Heliplane Research Continues

·         So you want to fly a helicopter?   - Very difficult!  Courtesy of member Dan Bott

·         www.skykits.com.  – Build your own LSA plane.  The Savannah takes off in 100 feet and climbs at 1,300 FPM.  Approach speed is 35 MPH

Other Stuff:

·        Many Beautiful Digitally Produced Photos – Produced by 22 year old German Astrophysics student, Inga Nielsen  Click on the photos to enlarge them.   Courtesy of member Don Stubbs

·         Ever worry about squirrels getting into your bird feeder? Well, look at this.  Courtesy of member Dick O'Brien

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