19dec, 2019

ARE YOU SQUAWKING?

Nehézségi fok: NEHÉZ “Piper G-BTKX squawk 3026”. In this case, squawk means turn your transponder on, not squawk like a bird. Squawk originates from “squawk your parrot”, which was used in WW2 by the British. In 1939 the first transponder …

01dec, 2019

BERLIN CANDY BOMBER

Nehézségi fok: KÖZEPES Has anyone heard of the Berlin Candy Bomber? With the Nazi surrender in 1945, the Allies divided the defeated Germany. The French, British and Americans took the western half of the nation, while the Russians occupied the …