#213 “Flap Usage

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"If this were a forum the comments column would go for twenty or thirty pages and grow steadily!  The “Cheeto-eating Trolls” would be pounding their keyboards like crazy, with beads of sweat pouring off their brows as quickly as the insults flow from their computers. "

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#209 One of a Kind

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"He chose to put the J-3 Cub up on one wheel and run the length of the runway like that.  I’d never seen that before.  Then I wondered why everyone couldn’t do that.  That was the question."

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#206 Engine Failure

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"They are also taught that, contrary to what is often taught at “Acme”, it’s not the angle of bank that causes stall speed to increase, but the “G” force required to maintain the climb during that turn.  Relax the back pressure and the “G” force goes away, thus eliminating the reason to “never make steep turns close to the ground”.

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