December 2005 Newsletter

 

Ron Jorgensen has released Toughman Challenge #15

 

 

Registration is open for the Great Aussie Air Rally of 2006.Any aircraft that was flying in the 1930ís, 1940ís or 1950ís is eligible if it can land and take off from a 3,000í runway and has a range of over 306 n.miles.

 

G.A.A.R. Registration test-flight, rules and application.

 

 

 

The DC-3 is Seventy Years Old!

 

On December 17th, 1935theDC-3 prototype took off from Santa Monica, California.On April 29th, 1936 the aircraft was certified and American Airlines took delivery of the first DST (Douglas Sleeper Transport).The first DC-3 (21 passengers) was delivered on August18, 1936

 

In 2005 the DC-3 is still active in commercial service.Here are a two links for active operations:

 

 

Four Star Air CargoSan Juan PR

 

Buffalo Airways Yellowknife N.W.T.

 

 

 

Welcome to New Pilots

 

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Guy Goddard

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Alex De Rhoter

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Matt Thomasson

 

 

Congratulations to pilots with promotions

 

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Joe Porter

First Officer

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Smithy

Sr. Captain

 

 

WestcoastATC hours for November 2005

 

ATC

Server 1

Server 2

Server 3

BGAD013

 

0 H 35 M

 

 

BGAN017

 

4 H 58 M

 

 

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44 H 55 M

 

 

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bgad007

1 H 38 M

12 H 51 M

 

 

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5 H 49 M

55 H 39 M

 

 

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0 H 5 M

2 H 25 M

 

2 H 24 M

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10 H 1 M

 

 

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38 H 10 M

 

9 H 10 M

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9 H 55 M

 

 

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6 H 11 M

 

 

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1 H 24 M

 

 

 

Bluegrass Hours November 2005

 

 

 

Brian Wilson

BGAD002

11.2

graeme mckenna

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44.3

Sid Tatton

BGAD007

15.0

Nathen Miller

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46.9

Ed Burke

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11.3

alex de rhoter

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2.5

John Lawler

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49.2

Gayngel van den Ing

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13.1

Norm Holman

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7.8

Smithy

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22.7

Frank van Tongeren

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12.4

DON MOORE

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11.3

Brent Brazeel

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34.9

Ray Brann

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65.4

Stub Persons

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0.3

Coleman Green

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2.2

Joe Porter

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18.8

Pat Daley

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1.7

Tom Burrill

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18.2

Paul van den Berg

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13.6

Leo Nascimento

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13.5

Allan Lowson

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22.8

Joe Weber

BGAN002

20.7

Barry Kleiber

BGAN010

0.8

george adair

bgan012

12.7

Michael Ahl

BGAN013

47.6

Paul Roth

BGAN016

5.5

Achim

bgan019

5.6

Guy Goddard

bgan023

4.7

Meryl D Coon

BGAN038

1.1

GEORGE LEACH

BGAN039

7.0

Harry Frazer

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0.6

Paul Mensch

BGAN047

17.5

Bill Von Sennet

bgas001

40.3

Bill Agee

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0.7

Lyle Hasty

BGAS017

8.7

Arlie Dicknite

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10.7

Charles Wert

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6.5

Jim Urquhart

BGAS041

91.0

Dean Johnson

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7.5

Bill Hendrix

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5.9

AP Hendrix

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22.6

Tom McCoy

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21.5

Patrick Stewart

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34.0

 

 

Donít forget to check out the forum and screen shot pages.

 

Thatís all for now,

 

Bill Von Sennet

 

 

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