Shark incident (nobody was eaten alive) ....same beach where we met "DrifterDriver" (AKA Tim) and surfed a little in New South Wales, AU.
Surfer rides over shark @ Byron Bay (video):
Conventional wheelbearings (Zirc lube) on 2100As deposite grease pretty much everywhere on the bottom of the amphibs. Wheel wells, actuators, drag-links, tires etc. get covered too.
Just received (3)...
I'm enjoying the ride to Reno today. But, there is weather; storms, lighting, wind-shears, roll/lenticular clouds etc...
Rocks and dirt hurling through the air.
I started having intermittent landing gear selector failure and had to use the Parker hand pump a couple of times. After reading the ICA (Instructions for Continuous Airworthiness) I removed the selector...
PIREP request: Eagle Lake, 5108' (Floats) and/or Spaulding Airport (1Q2) 5116'
I am thinking of flying South into California. I have flown the high desert before.
Newport City, Oregon has a new TV show:
I hope they show Yaquina River mouth breaking with 50 foot surf.
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Been living on the Ocean for awhile.
1) Lost (3) guys (20) NM off Haleiwa. Boat overturned. I listened to the SAR most of the night on marine channel (16).
Photo credit USCG: