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Old 06-17-2019, 06:09 PM
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I?m glad somebody else pointed it out first. I was scared for your nose gear. Your landings make me feel better about mine. Apparently it isn?t the ?glass jaw? I operate it like.
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Old 06-17-2019, 06:43 PM
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I?m glad somebody else pointed it out first. I was scared for your nose gear. Your landings make me feel better about mine. Apparently it isn?t the ?glass jaw? I operate it like.
Always a nice review:
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Old 06-17-2019, 06:59 PM
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I?m glad somebody else pointed it out first. I was scared for your nose gear. Your landings make me feel better about mine. Apparently it isn?t the ?glass jaw? I operate it like.
Please continue to treat it like a "glass jaw". When I learned to fly back in the dark ages, even with a Cessna 150, I was taught that the nose wheel is for taxiing only, NOT FOR LANDING!
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...This is a very interesting thread, and it contains a lot of info. Go have a look!

http://www.vansairforce.com/communit...hortest+runway
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