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Guest Bryce Kujat has been flying since 1999 with about 6000 hours, including night cargo along the Gulf Coast in a C-310 and BE-58. He’s flown Lear 35, Caravans in Africa, experimental Navy surveillance aircraft, and charter in the Caribbean. Bryce holds a glider commercial and instructor license and he flys with the Cleveland Soaring Society. Bryce now flies low level atmospheric research aircraft over the Pacific Ocean for the Naval Postgraduate School.
The week’s aviation news:
- Design exemptions pave way for ‘roadable aircraft’
- Inhofe Introduces Pilot’s Bill of Rights
- Bio JetFuel for $2.97 a gallon
- TSA warns of implant bombers, prepares fliers for swab tests
- Gol acknowledges talks with WebJet
- Puntilla de SCT a Mexicana
Steve Visscher and Grant McHerron provide their Australia Desk report and talk about Tigar Airways and the carbon tax in Australia. Be sure to listen to the Plane Crazy Down Under podcast, and follow the show on Twitter at @pcdu. Steve’s at @stevevisscher and Grant at @falcon124.
This week on Across the Pond, Pieter Johnson talks with Dave Robinson from Aviation Ancestry about that historical archive. Dave is @aeroancestry on Twitter.
- FAA Investigating Senator Inhofe’s Closed Runway Landing
- Sen. Inhofe Pushes His Luck
- Arizona Soaring, Inc.
- Soaring Society of America
- Chinese airplane animation
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Opening and closing music is provided by Brother Love from the Album Of The Year CD. You can find his great music at http://www.brotherloverocks.com/.
If anyone in the NYC Long Island area are looking for a soaring club, the Long Island Soaring Association (LISA) is a great group of guys and gals. I just soloed 2 weeks ago and hope to add the glider rating to my commercial certificate by the end of August.