Assistant Chief Pilot Pete A. Rafle I still read and hear stories about fuel management errors that lead to an aircraft incident. If you fly a Cessna high wing aircraft then your goal is to not run out of fuel. Leave the fuel selector in both and keep track of the fuel usage during the […]
Princeton Airport Flying Tigers sponsoring the Meet ‘N Greet with coffee & bagels Saturday, July 7th, 2012 -10:00 – noon Join pilots, new and long time, as well as students to do some real “hangar flying”. With coffee and bagels, the stories really are interesting. Bring a friend and enjoy.
Last year at this time there was a large crew from Trinity Solar working in over 100 degree weather on the roofs of the T-hangars. It was a big and costly project. However, these sunny days certainly have reduced our ever increasing electric bills. Here are some of the facts since going online in August, […]
Greetings July brings the long, hot days of summer with many opportunities to fly. We are devoting space to fuel and fuel management – something that you cannot neglect with all of your planning. The final contracts for the fuel farm have been signed. It is now in the design process. This will ensure the […]
News from 39N July, 2012 Lights: 123.05 AWOS (609-924-3901) 609-921-3100 Scheduling In This Issue Fuel Contamination Solar Success Meet ‘N Greet Safety Corner Principles of Flight Hangar Improvements Pinchhitters’ Course Good Luck & Welcome Summer Tours Safety Seminar PAFT News News from CAP Calendar of Events July, 2012 4th: Independence Day 7th: Meet ‘n Greet 10:00-noon Coffee & […]
Important Information from Dick Nierenberg Everybody assumes that fuel contamination comes from external sources, i.e. water, debris, leaking gas caps, etc. However, there are other sources of contamination which are explained in a very informative article provided by Gammon Technical Products, Inc., a supplier of fueling accessories. Whether you are a airplane owner, student or […]