When you operate your airplane out of dirt strips or beaches the propeller can pick up small stone and debris. The propeller generates a vortex and sucks the debris up and can damage the propeller. The following photos show how much dust is kicked up, how the propeller sucks up dirt and the holes the propeller suction creates on the ground. Therefore it is important to check the propeller carefully on the pre flight for kicks
Are you afraid of a ramp check? Bernhard tell you to DO and DO NOT when you encounter the FAA.
Bernhard gives a seminar at 88NV to prepare you for a FAA Ramp Check on 1 September at 10:00 at 88NV
Do you need a biannual and want to do your turns around the “MAN”
Come to the Black Rock Airport 88NV and Bernhard can give you a BFR.
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