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User currently offlineContrails From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 1845 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 4 months 2 weeks 1 day ago) and read 1407 times:

I was listening to my scanner late last night (2230-2330) and kept hearing someone calling DCA tower about "low pressure . . . " He seemed to alternate between flying over runway 15 and runway 19. I never could make out all the details.

Was this an FAA plane checking the navigation equipment at DCA? How often is this done? What does "low pressure" refer to?


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