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by N1641
Sun Jan 31, 2010 7:38 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: CPU For FS9/FSX
Replies: 31
Views: 20544

RE: CPU For FS9/FSX

you can have both cores run fs9. right click on taskbar, click task mgr, processes, right click fs9.exe, set affinity. uncheck CPU 0 click ok, go back to affinity put the check back onto CPU 0 click ok. Is is true dual core? I dont know but you will see the load split between both cores. FS9 is 6 ye...

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by N1641
Thu Dec 31, 2009 4:47 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: What Are Your Must Have Fs9 Addons?
Replies: 10
Views: 18070

RE: What Are Your Must Have Fs9 Addons?

AI addons are pretty awesome for offline flying, I mainly fly on vatsim these days.

[Edited 2009-12-30 21:15:59]

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by N1641
Wed Dec 30, 2009 11:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: What Are Your Must Have Fs9 Addons?
Replies: 10
Views: 18070

What Are Your Must Have Fs9 Addons?

finally getting around to getting my flightsim machine up and running again. wondering what addons I should look at, more so in the scenery category. So far I usually use fsnav, of course active sky fs global usa roads ground environment pro anything else I should be looking at in the mesh/landclass...

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by N1641
Mon Apr 07, 2008 10:08 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C-17 Operated By Coast Fleet Air
Replies: 33
Views: 7521

RE: C-17 Operated By Coast Fleet Air

maybe the bean counters have figured out its cheaper to leave the C-17's on the ramp and contract the job out.

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by N1641
Mon Apr 07, 2008 10:06 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: USAF, US Army To Go Green?
Replies: 27
Views: 5523

RE: USAF, US Army To Go Green?

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by N1641
Mon Apr 07, 2008 12:49 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C-17 Operated By Coast Fleet Air
Replies: 33
Views: 7521

RE: C-17 Operated By Coast Fleet Air

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by N1641
Mon Apr 07, 2008 12:46 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: USAF, US Army To Go Green?
Replies: 27
Views: 5523

RE: USAF, US Army To Go Green?

military is doing whatever it can to save money, all the money is going to the war. At the base I'm at the gym no longer provides towels to save money.

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by N1641
Wed Feb 27, 2008 12:11 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Why A Bunch Of KC-135s At Pease In NH?
Replies: 11
Views: 5630

RE: Why A Bunch Of KC-135s At Pease In NH?

people are always asking on here, why do I see X at KXXX or why did I see a X fly over KXXX. Theres hundreds of possibilities, who knows. here's a few. stop enroute weather diversion just felt like it new aicraft for the local fleet home station is having runway repairs some random mission came up

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by N1641
Sun Feb 24, 2008 10:54 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: F-16 Vs F/A-18: Who Wins?
Replies: 41
Views: 63611

RE: F-16 Vs F/A-18: Who Wins?

ya the F-16 won the contract already

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by N1641
Sun Feb 24, 2008 4:00 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: B-2 Down Off Of Andersen AFB Guam
Replies: 102
Views: 11673

RE: B-2 Down Off Of Andersen AFB Guam

what? 78 posts and I could only find 2 speculating on how it crashed? this isnt how we do it on airliners.net

my guess is the vstab broke off

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by N1641
Wed Feb 13, 2008 1:50 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Carrier Ops In FS9?
Replies: 5
Views: 13509

RE: Carrier Ops In FS9?

http://www.abacuspub.com/fd4/

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by N1641
Sun Feb 03, 2008 3:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vick's Pitbulls Find Loving Homes
Replies: 9
Views: 1605

RE: Vick's Pitbulls Find Loving Homes

anyone know how many of the total dogs where they able to adobt out and how many had to be put to sleep? A lot of states dont even bother testing pit bulls to see if they are friendly they just put them to sleep immediately.

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by N1641
Sun Feb 03, 2008 3:00 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Where Can I Get Guides For Repainting FS9 Aircraft
Replies: 1
Views: 10778

RE: Where Can I Get Guides For Repainting FS9 Aircraft

dont know if this can meet the quality of Photoshop but its very easy to use http://www.abacuspub.com/repaint2/

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by N1641
Mon Oct 01, 2007 10:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend
Replies: 23
Views: 8903

RE: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend

thats a made up number and I was thinking more of the end of the Dayton airshow when every person there is taking that 1+ mile walk together.

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by N1641
Mon Oct 01, 2007 5:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend
Replies: 23
Views: 8903

RE: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend

made it out there and unlike the Dayton airshow there was barely any traffic, I used 23 to get in and out. The ramp was huge and had everything spread out which was nice because you wherent walking around with 50,000 of your closest friends but it kind of sucked if you wanted to go some where in par...

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by N1641
Sun Sep 30, 2007 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend
Replies: 23
Views: 8903

RE: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend

instead of using the websites directions it looks like I can 270 to 23 to Rowe Rd and that puts me on the west side of the airport?

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by N1641
Sat Sep 29, 2007 6:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend
Replies: 23
Views: 8903

RE: Air Show In Columbus, Ohio This Weekend

hey guys I live in Dayton and plan on going, anyone familiar with and have tips for getting in and out? The Dayton airshow is usually a total mess with its traffic and I'm trying to avoid that kind of thing. Anyone know if the directions on the website for coming from the west also take you to the w...

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by N1641
Sun Jul 29, 2007 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jim LeRoy Dies In Airshow Crash
Replies: 17
Views: 22894

RE: Jim LeRoy Dies In Airshow Crash

I'll be interested to see if any mention of fire response is mentioned when they sort this out. I was at the show and witnessed it today. The plane did not burst into flames, I realize your perception of time can be altered when witnessing a traumatic event but it looked like it hit, sat there. Star...

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by N1641
Thu Nov 30, 2006 6:49 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C-17 Mishap Last Year
Replies: 12
Views: 5467

RE: C-17 Mishap Last Year

just taking wild guesses but if I had to fly a C-17 that way I wouldnt go through Lajes, it would be more like the Ramstein, Shannon, Bangor route.

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by N1641
Wed Nov 22, 2006 11:05 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: E-4B Retirement..what Will Happen To Them?
Replies: 38
Views: 13951

RE: E-4B Retirement..what Will Happen To Them?

I suppose there is a good chance that all the crap packed onto a E4 could now fit onto a couple laptops

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by N1641
Wed Nov 22, 2006 3:38 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: E-4B Retirement..what Will Happen To Them?
Replies: 38
Views: 13951

RE: E-4B Retirement..what Will Happen To Them?

I couldnt imagine a <acronym title="Servivensa (Venezuela)">VC</acronym>-25 doing any of the <acronym title="Aero Asia Airlines (Pakistan)">E4</acronym>'s job, for startes the pres has his own business to take care of secondly have you ever seen how many people get out of a <acronym title="Aero Asia...

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by N1641
Mon Nov 13, 2006 9:55 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Joining The US Airforce
Replies: 20
Views: 5198

RE: Joining The US Airforce

USAF ATC now allows one of the laser surgerys, only one of them and not sure which one. For some reason I think flying was allowing the same one.

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by N1641
Sun Oct 22, 2006 12:20 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Cool Harrier Low Pass!
Replies: 16
Views: 5953

RE: Cool Harrier Low Pass!

and this my friends is why being deployed is so much cooler then state side, not so stuffy....

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by N1641
Thu Oct 19, 2006 9:55 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Landing In Baghdad
Replies: 13
Views: 5107

RE: Landing In Baghdad

Would you where NVG's into a fully lit up city and airport?

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by N1641
Sun Sep 17, 2006 10:48 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: B-1B Vs KC-135A Which Was Louder
Replies: 34
Views: 6233

RE: B-1B Vs KC-135A Which Was Louder

I lived in Boise once, looking at a map and guessing, 4 miles northeast of the runways and not under the departure corridor and you could hear the B-1's departing from across town. When MUO has runway construction some of the planes move to <acronym title="Boise - Air Terminal / Gowen Field (Municip...

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by N1641
Tue Sep 05, 2006 2:07 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: 140,000 US Troops In Iraq - How Many Troop Flights
Replies: 13
Views: 10384

RE: 140,000 US Troops In Iraq - How Many Troop Flights

in the <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> we generally dont ship as units, its a couple guys here, couple guys there. I got an airline ticket from my closest city to a central collecting point, from there we all got on a contract airliner to safer places in the middle east and from there its m...

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by N1641
Sun Sep 03, 2006 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATC Problems
Replies: 9
Views: 2344

RE: ATC Problems

I feel for you, I'm a US<acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> tower controller who will spit out a slew of instructions to pilots and get irritated sometimes when they dont remember it all. The other day I was flying on vatsim and getting simple instructions and thinking, geeze this stuff is hard...

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by N1641
Tue Apr 11, 2006 2:48 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Could 747F Be A Possible C-5 Replacement?
Replies: 30
Views: 14426

RE: Could 747F Be A Possible C-5 Replacement?

the military cant fit its crap into a 747, theres no holes big enough, for example the flipping nose or rear end that splits open so you can drive vehicles into it.

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by N1641
Sat Apr 08, 2006 6:41 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C5 Crashes At Dover AFB
Replies: 150
Views: 34357

RE: C5 Crashes At Dover AFB

if you only had 2 engines would you want less flaps for less drag?

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by N1641
Sat Nov 19, 2005 10:52 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C-17 Globemaster - Missed Approach - Video
Replies: 11
Views: 11511

RE: C-17 Globemaster - Missed Approach - Video

he certainly did this on purpose, the C-141's at wright-patt are making a pass over the west ramp doing this before heading to Davis Monthan  Sad

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by N1641
Sat Oct 08, 2005 11:41 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Waterski Callsign
Replies: 10
Views: 7343

RE: Waterski Callsign

call sign listing, chapter 3

http://www.faa.gov/ATpubs/CNT/CNTHME.htm

[Edited 2005-10-08 16:43:05]

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by N1641
Fri Oct 07, 2005 11:02 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Wright-Patterson Gets Their First C-5 From Dover
Replies: 39
Views: 10011

RE: Wright-Patterson Gets Their First C-5 From Dover

there used to be a takeoff sound file on this website somewhere http://www.afrc.af.mil/445aw/

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by N1641
Wed Jul 27, 2005 7:27 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Shuttle Audio On Scanner?
Replies: 9
Views: 3876

RE: Shuttle Audio On Scanner?

10 years ago I could pick up both sides of the shuttle conversations on a cheap scanner while living in florida

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by N1641
Fri Jul 22, 2005 5:57 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: USS Belleau Wood LHA-3 Sail For The Final Time.
Replies: 14
Views: 6743

RE: USS Belleau Wood LHA-3 Sail For The Final Time.

wierd my brother is on the Belleau Wood, you'd think I would have heard of this earlier

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by N1641
Sat May 21, 2005 2:02 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C-17 Flap Settings
Replies: 1
Views: 4678

C-17 Flap Settings

does anyone know what the flap settings are on the C-17, is it percentage like the old military transports or is it fixed degree settings like airliners?

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by N1641
Fri May 20, 2005 6:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: It's Official - US Airways / America West To Merge
Replies: 177
Views: 19878

RE: It's Official - US Airways / America West To Merge

woohoo! two airlines that suck have merged!! does America West still hold the yearly title for most luggage lost?

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by N1641
Fri May 13, 2005 10:38 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Brac (Base Realignment And Closure) Is Coming...
Replies: 135
Views: 11693

RE: Brac (Base Realignment And Closure) Is Coming...

I'm a big fan of the Niagara Falls base, you cant get a hotel anywhere else in that area for $27 a night. Oh here's a list my mom sent me, if anyone has an official posting let us know, I dont see an ANG bases listed on this one Thursday May 12, 2005 [ed.note: Hot off the presses, but not confirmed ...

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by N1641
Thu Apr 28, 2005 10:39 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Cosmonaut Wants Booze On ISS Flights...
Replies: 19
Views: 5242

RE: Cosmonaut Wants Booze On ISS Flights...

give the boys a drink

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by N1641
Wed Apr 27, 2005 3:04 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: NY ANG C-5A Pilot Charged With Smuggling Ecstasy
Replies: 31
Views: 4206

RE: NY ANG C-5A Pilot Charged With Smuggling Ecstasy

only 10k they got screwed, front cover of the Air Force times I read today headlined the story listing it at about 11 million in value

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by N1641
Mon Apr 18, 2005 12:39 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: NY ANG C-5A Pilot Charged With Smuggling Ecstasy
Replies: 31
Views: 4206

RE: NY ANG C-5A Pilot Charged With Smuggling Ecstasy

holy crap, I read the posts thought maybe he had some in a back pack, but 28 large bags at 290,000 pills!!, sold individualy thats around $8 million, these guys where not just playing around

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by N1641
Sat Apr 16, 2005 11:02 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Last C-141s To Be Retired This Month
Replies: 17
Views: 5006

RE: Last C-141s To Be Retired This Month

the Wright-Patt C-141's still have around 1 more year, yes C-5's will replace them, expect to see them arriving soon

[Edited 2005-04-16 04:03:12]

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by N1641
Thu Mar 24, 2005 11:06 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Good Comments For The C-17 And C-5.
Replies: 19
Views: 9566

RE: Good Comments For The C-17 And C-5.

ya the published airspeed of the 141 is .74, in the manuals I think it lists .767 as the norm, and a vietnam era C141A pilot I talked to said they would let it get up to .82 as the fuel burned off

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by N1641
Wed Mar 23, 2005 12:45 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Good Comments For The C-17 And C-5.
Replies: 19
Views: 9566

RE: Good Comments For The C-17 And C-5.

speed in what? loading/unloading? they are both a .74-.78 cruiser, C-141 could cruise up to .825 how much faster could a C-17 be going?

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by N1641
Tue Mar 22, 2005 11:58 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Uptight Americans At Airshows
Replies: 22
Views: 3304

RE: Uptight Americans At Airshows

at all the stateside shows I've been to they let you crawl all over a lot of planes, C-17, 141, 5, 135, 10, whatever

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by N1641
Tue Mar 22, 2005 11:54 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Follow-on C-17 Order
Replies: 88
Views: 10551

RE: Follow-on C-17 Order

C-17 vs. C-5? arent they 2 totally different missions?, wouldnt a 747 replace a C-5 before it replaced the -17, C-5= carry a whole lot of stuff somewhere, C-17= carry not as much but do into crappy little strips in a war time environment? I suppose you could just have the C-5 bring its tons of stuff...

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by N1641
Tue Mar 22, 2005 11:46 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Good Comments For The C-17 And C-5.
Replies: 19
Views: 9566

RE: Good Comments For The C-17 And C-5.

the C-141 is awesome and I will miss it, luckily I get to work some of the last remaining at Wright-Patterson for another year or so

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by N1641
Mon Feb 07, 2005 1:45 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Spectacular Gripen Video
Replies: 2
Views: 3111

RE: Spectacular Gripen Video

the Gripens are impressive, Ive seen one come to a full stop in less then 4000'

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by N1641
Sat Feb 05, 2005 2:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: President Using DC-9 As Air Force 1 Today?
Replies: 64
Views: 17770

RE: President Using DC-9 As Air Force 1 Today?

those C-9's are hot, I've seen them used for senators



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by N1641
Mon Nov 29, 2004 12:38 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Military ATC Question
Replies: 30
Views: 10283

RE: Military ATC Question

ya our officers dont control traffic, they are required to hold a facility rating, theres a time requirement, not sure how many years but after that they no longer are required to have a facility rating, and to maintain their rating staff members need to work 2 hours a month in each position

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by N1641
Thu Nov 25, 2004 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Todler In GA Aircraft
Replies: 3
Views: 2546

Todler In GA Aircraft

if I bring my 3 year old into a saratoga or warrior should she be in a child safety seat, and will one fit? the one I have fit easily into the A320 this summer but barely into the CRJ seat with the arm rests down, I realize its a totaly different seat configuration but this might give you an idea of...

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