Tag: wind

I’ve seen radio controlled blimps flown around at AERO in Friedrichshafen. They are so cool! Definitely another item on the extremely long list of “things I’d like to try, if I had the chance, but not badly enough to actually …

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This one may seem like Roost-Air shenanigans, but I have used the helicopter many times to blow things away from where they are not supposed to be. We did clear a road of leaves once for a friend. It was …

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If you are working in aviation anywhere near a ramp or a hangar, chances are you had to deal with rotor or jet wash at one point or another. Working in a hangar for years, I have noticed that helicopter …

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It is funny how you sometimes fail to see the simplest solution. I have done something similar before. We landed a helicopter in Reno with some special equipment on it that kept it from being moved with a tug. Not …

Really good tie-down Read More »

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