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IR(R) Training Log: Lesson 5 & 6

After mastering VOR tracking in my last lesson it was now time to master ADF tracking. ADF stands for Automatic Direction Finder and it’s device in aircraft used to track NDBs, which in turn stands for  2,254 more words


IR(R) Training Log: Lesson 3 & 4

After a good night’s sleep it was time for day 2 of my IR(R) training. The previous day was very exhausting and so I was a little worried about my fatigue, I definitely didn’t feel as fit as the day before, but it all worked out fine in the end. 1,299 more words


IR(R) Training Log: Lesson 1 & 2

The day has come: my first few lessons towards the Instrument Rating (Restricted) started today!

I showed up at Take Flight Aviation this Tuesday morning at the ungodly time that is 8 a.m. 1,182 more words


Other Spaniards We'd Like to See at the Indy 500

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Following the announcement that F1’s Fernando Alonso will be competing in the 101st Indianapolis 500, here are some other famous Spaniards we’d enjoy seeing Memorial Day weekend. 165 more words


It's . . . A NEW CAR!

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A long overdue redesign is coming to IndyCar, as it appears Ol’ Jay Frye got it right.

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Sleeker, sexier, sightlier describe the recently unveiled rendition of the new 2018 chassis. 127 more words


What the...

Several years ago, and maybe still, this was parked behind a store in Yuma VA.  I have no idea what it was used for.  My buddy says that’s a flat head truck engine that powered it. 9 more words

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Time Management and the New Financial Advisor

by guest blogger Jan Hanson

Time management is one of the hardest skills to develop. Anybody can write a list, add 100 tasks and set a due date. 284 more words

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