Monthly Archives: January 2015

Jan 27, 2015 – PA30 is Back!! Details on the last set of test flights

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I noted on my last post that I was hoping to wrap up the paint project with the aileron replacement up at Dutchland Aero in Smoketown. Well – I believe we did it, but it took all day again and … Continue reading

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Jan 16, 2015 – Piedmont Update and PA30 Paint Finale?

Piedmont Update: Just coming off of a difficult two day trip. I was with an good Captain and Flight Attendant, but this was the first time I’d flown with each. Instead of making a good impression, my landings were off … Continue reading

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January 12, 2015 – Low IFR and landings in Dash 300’s

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Problem Identified: Last week I had a few 300 landings I wasn’t happy with. I don’t get to fly the larger airplanes as much as the 100’s, and that is the only excuse I’ll throw out there at the start. … Continue reading

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January 2, 2015 – Piedmont’s Schedule

The excitement of test flying the PA30 is on hold. We’ve found for sure that the left aileron was warped in the process of re-skinning it. An entirely new aileron was built to replace it, and has just been completed. … Continue reading

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