Here, I discuss all the latest goings on at Beccles Airfield
Well, I found something new at Beccles Airfield, a IFR simulator dating back to the seventies, I think. I've had a few goes and it's impressive for the little technology available at the time. It has real instruments and controls, all worked with cables and pulleys with the odd bit of electrical circuit to get everything 'talking' to each other. Me and a fellow employee hope to fix it all up to a computer and enable it to run on Microsoft Flight Simulator with local VFR Photo scenery
Once again, I was at Beccles Airfield, doing my bit to help with operations. I went refueling aircraft when needed and practiced radio work under supervision as I don't yet have the piece of paper to say I'm capable of it. I had several complements from the pilots and the owner of Beccles Airfield, saying I sounded very professional. Hopefully I can get that license at some point, hopefully with a PPL thrown in for good measure.
My computer is failing. I tried to fly but at some point
Updated 09-02-2008 at 07:34 AM by dobar
Wow, I didn't know this was here. Oh well. How come nobody told me about this one then? Anyway, my first repaint has been sent to the file library, within the next few days, it should appear. Search for C150ZU.ZIP!
Oh yes. I forgot to mention I will post the goings on at Beccles Airfield when I can! Let's start with today.
When I entered the room, I was instantly told my repaint was excellent. I then proceeded to look at the real thing, just to make sure I got
Updated 09-02-2008 at 07:35 AM by dobar