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Australian Frontline Machinery will be holding a LAST CHANCE online auction of Pilatus PC-9/A and Schleicher ASK21 Mi Gliders direct from the Australian Defence Force. The Ex-Military AIR Auction offers a final chance to own the last aircraft in two Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) fleets ...
80 Beach Road
Lara, Victoria 3212
If anyone is planning on flying over from Central VT (KMPV or nearby) and has an extra seat, I'd happily contribute to fuel costs in exchange for a ride.
Try it You'll Like it - The SSSytem - a poor man's Air Navigation system:
Get your students involved in my very LOW TECH pilot navigation system. I call it the SIMPLE SIX ( 6 ) Minute NAV System a.k.a. The SSSYSTEM Six ( 6 ) minutes is ten percent of an hour therefore 10% ground speed ....is how much land will pass under your wing in 6 minutes. Example at 120 ground speed x 10% = 12 miles in 6 minutes or 2 miles every one minute... then ask the student to start judging distances on the ground ... to turn points, lakes, rivers, airports, towers... inflight visibility...using the clock and
the SSSystem which also applies to fuel flow, glide distances...
Note - I was amazed how fast and how good - accurate my student pilots were ...