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  1. A longer version with additional reported details, and without the phoney (Bell?) overdubbed audio: Hard to tell, but the audio on this one (if true) almost sounds like he was increasing throttle at the beginning, perhaps an attempt to lift it into the hover and resolve the ground resonance?
  2. My condolences to the family and friends.
  3. according to the Kolor Kut Products description http://www.oilybits....UT_PRODUCTS.pdf ; Kolor Kut Water Finding Paste is golden brown in color and turns brilliant red upon contact with water. This product will successfully gauge water content in all petroleum and hydrocarbons as well as... Kolor Kut Modified Water Finding Paste has been designed for use in Methanol, Ethanol enriched fuel systems. ...changes from dark brown in color to bright red on contact with water. Phase separated alcohol solutions with as little as 6% water will turn the paste yellow.
  4. Thanks for the info Wizard, are you recommending Xplane 9 vs. Xplane 10 which is available now? What kind of hardware/controllers are you using? Thanks!
  5. ...an updated story (with more photos) with some *interesting* content... Pilot, student walk away from helicopter crash http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/calgary/Pilot+student+walk+away+from+helicopter+crash/5213858/story.html "...In the aviation world, they say any landing you can walk away from is a good landing..." Um, no, any landing where the aircraft is still flyable is a good landing! "...The helicopter was not nearly as lucky with the routers severely damaged, the spine was weakened and the Plexiglas inside in the body shattered. It was transferred to a nearby ha
  6. Civil Aviation Daily Occurrence Reporting System (CADORS) : Report Cadors Number: 2011C2877 Reporting Region: Prairie & Northern Occurrence Information Occurrence Type: Accident Occurrence Date: 2011-08-05 Occurrence Time: 1745 Z Day Or Night: day-time Fatalities: 0 Injuries: 0 Canadian Aerodrome ID: CYBW Aerodrome Name: CALGARY / SPRINGBANK Occurrence Location: CALGARY / SPRINGBANK (CYBW) Province: Alberta Country: CANADA World Area: North America Reported By: NAV CANADA AOR Number: TSB Class Of Investigation: TSB Occurrence No: Aircraft I
  7. photo → http://www.calgarysun.com/2011/08/05/chopper-crashes-at-springbank-airport
  8. Paramedics respond to helicopter incident at Springbank Airport http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/Helicopter+incident+Springbank/5212608/story.html By Stephane Massinon, Calgary Herald August 5, 2011 1:04 PM Paramedics have been called to the Springbank Airport on reports of a possible helicopter crash. EMS spokesman Ryan Collyer said two people are being treated and they are in stable, non-life threatening condition. They did not require transfer to a hospital. RCMP spokesman Sgt. Patrick Webb said police are just arriving at the scene. More to come… smassinon@calga
  9. AIRCRAFT ACCIDENT REPORT AND EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Reference: CA18/2/3/8278 Aircraft Registration ZS-RSW Date of Accident 28 March 2007 Time of Accident 0900Z Type of Aircraft Aerospatiale AS 350 B (Helicopter) Type of Operation Domestic Flight Pilot-in-command Licence Type Airline Transport (H) Age 40 Licence Valid Yes Pilot-in-command Flying Experience Total Flying Hours 5070 Hours on Type 280 Last point of departure Simmerpan Eskom Yard, Germiston Next point of intended landing Grand Central Aerodrome, FAGC. Location of the accident site with reference to easily defined geogr
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  11. http://www.flugzeuginfo.net/acdata_php/acdata_206lt_en.php
  12. ... (Google Translate translation)... Detail Information User Name: Porlier, Nathalie Date :2009-12-16 Further Action Required: Yes OPI: General Aviation Narrative: Update # 1: According to report 114403-V1 Nav Canada: At 1225Z, the pilot of C-advised GDSF the control tower that he would make an emergency landing at the helipad of the Mel's Studios. There were no further radio contact. Emergency services (911) have been notified. At 1236Z, it was confirmed that the helicopter crashed between Bonaventure and Studios Mel's and emergency services attended the crash site. User N
  13. yup... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamic_Repub..._Iran_Air_Force
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