Information on EAA Chapter 1310, EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, and General Aviation

April 2009Monthly Archives

Plane Lands on Highway on Way to Sun ‘N Fun

A small plane had an engine failure over Winter Haven on the way to Sun N’ Fun. Video was running in the cockpit. Here’s the story with video.

50 Years Ago Today – Mercury 7 Astronauts Introduced

Here’s a brief overview of the space records of the original astronauts. Note that only two of them are still with us.

Gizmodo – The Magnificent Mercury Seven: NASA’s First Astronauts, 50 Years Ago Today – Mercury 7.

Cheap Countdown Timer

Need a countdown timer for IFR approaches? Ocean State Job Lot has one through April 8 for $2. You need to print out the coupon that can be found here. It has direct input buttons for the time.