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by scraggane
Mon Jul 11, 2005 11:18 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: Helicopter down in Galway - three badly hurt
Replies: 15
Views: 7398

I have done some study into the wake effect of wind turbines. Basically, you can get very strong vortices both downstream (up to 1km) and upstream of the machines. I don't know anything about flying helicopters but would assume that turbulent vortices might cause some difficulties. It may have been ...
by scraggane
Sun Jun 19, 2005 10:12 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL Training in the USA?
Replies: 15
Views: 5377

:D Hi Perhaps you will have forgotten the flight schools in Africa/Spain and a few other countries nearer in Europe where you can book in for three weeks all meals and bed . There is I am assured a very good deal in Majorca. And the weather is always good DEL interested to hear about ppl training i...