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Vale de Santarém é uma freguesia do concelho de Santarém com cerca de 3'000 habitantes. Ascendeu à categoria de Vila em 1995, tendo o seu brasão si...
Mary and I reserved two tickets on a Frontier flight to Denver then on to Portland Oregon for this years BAC Fest.  It was a great deal that w...
As any hobby should be, aviation is challenging, interesting, and can be extremely rewarding… in various ways. Mastering flying technique, executin...
Just saw this photo and thought to share it here… This is me launching into the zone the other day with my ski group. Spring has sprung aroun...
Shortly after the crash of Malaysia Flight MH 370, Monica Kelly of the Ribbeck Law Firm announced that her firm was filing litigation in Chicago se...
This blog has moved to an improved location.  The first post is here:http://jameswiebe.wordpress.com/2013/08/01/upgrades-to-ultralight-aircraf...
Almost seven decades has passed but Abe Shamis has lived with a constant reminder of the day his B-17 was shot down over Austria during World War I...
Friend Cedarglen's recent comment on this old post has motivated me to at least check in and sort of explain myself. Yes it has been four months, a...
Being in Singapore has really changed my flying dynamics. While the variety of flight environments and aircraft that I am experiencing has increase...
As usual I woke up early Saturday morning.  I went to the airport and started the coffee pot.  My friend Gary showed up and we visited fo...
When you have a great idea, it doesn't take much for people to get on board! It's about time ..
Everyone has probably heard about WestJet’s plans to introduce a new low cost regional carrier by now. By doing so, they will give smaller c...
In the last post in this series I discussed some creative financing plans to help people reduce the high upfront cost of getting a pilot license. ...
A while ago I was contacted by Glen Maxson; he's a retired Information Technology engineer from Intel who has started a website specifically abou...
I mention in my book about my childhood interest in Astronomy.  After I lost my initial telescope in a fire during my time in college, I went witho...
GRT Avionics debuted Sports Sex, Electronic Flight Information Systems (EFIS) for light sport and experimental aircraft. It has features such as EF...
I did my FAA commercial two years ago in Florida. I fly a Cirrus SR22 normally, which I regard as 'complex' because of its sophisticated ...
With so much other stuff going on, I haven’t updated my flying blog in quite a long time. That doesn’t mean that I haven’t been f...