Weekend Pilots

Weekend Pilots

After an hour of adventure, Eddie brought the plane down on its tricycle gear for a
neat landing.” The reporter ... In a paper titled “Development of the ERCOUPE ...
an Airplane for Simplified Private Flying” that he presented at the annual ...

Author: Alan Meyer

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

ISBN: 9781421418582

Category: History

Page: 328

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The first scholarly book to examine in detail the role of masculinity in aviation, Weekend Pilots adds new dimensions to our understanding of embedded gender and its long-term effects.
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Flying Magazine

Flying Magazine

... rubber bladders and stiffly hinged flappers under the caps new ones, installed
after a semi-harrowing adventure earlier that year. ... After making my bones night
-flying in the Ercoupe, I was suddenly immortal, invincible, unstoppable, fiill of ...

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Flying

Flying

No doubt Pappy Wedekind had followed the tracks in his Waco, flying daily
between Middle- town and Lunken during the 1930s. Even when the ... Maybe I
first saw it from the open canopy of the Ercoupe on a warm spring afternoon in
1962. Carl Garlow, an ... Later, it was about setting out on spring adventures in a
ragged-out Cub with Tom Byrne, chasing past the mill ahead of 74 WWW.
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ISBN: UOM:39015065063219

Category: Aeronautics

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Flying Magazine

Flying Magazine

AIR-0-EAR When this electronics engineer started to fly, he built a home VHF
receiver which turned out to be just what private pilots wanted. ... The Ercoupe
had a low frequency receiver and transmitter and they fitted my flying needs as
far as my rather restricted student pilot activity ... Opening the day's mail is an
adventure.

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Yankee Pilot

Yankee Pilot

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105015257053

Category: Aeronautics

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Flying Magazine

Flying Magazine

BILL FI.Y TO ADVENTURE El.Y From Ely will fly you to Crooked Lake Lodge in
primitive wilderness, 30 miles north oi Ely. ... Inquire, Powers & George, Aircraft
Brokers, 475 5th Ave., New York, N. Y. ERCOUPE ERCOUPES: 66 available.

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The AOPA Pilot

The AOPA Pilot

( left ) is learning to fly in Glen Davis ' rudderless Ercoupe . This rod sits atop a ...
From 1987 until Malcolm Forbes ' death in 1990 , Davis circled the globe ,
photographing Forbes ' life , his family , and his adventures . After the funeral ,
Davis told ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105123411238

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Skyways for Business

Skyways for Business

My hat is off to Mr. Carroll and Mr. Seaverns for a swell job of contributing to the
comfort and convenience of flying. ... Maybe the spirit of the love of adventure lies
dormant in all of us, even in this work- a-day world, or perhaps it is a love for the
beauty of nature which only the airplane can ... If you want to be able to fly more
days of the year — in greater safety and more comfort — fly the improved
Ercoupe.

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ISBN: UOM:39015080111886

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AAHS Journal

AAHS Journal

People began to try to get engines started , without a lot besides , I had flown an
Ercoupe when I was in graduate school of success . ... So for a few days I
knocked off flying with Johnny aeronautically speaking , as a line boy and later
instructor at the Seal , our chief pilot , in ... off I went to fetch the airplane . idea
that you needed lots more priming than normal in the cold That turned out to be
an adventure .

Author: American Aviation Historical Society

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105113262468

Category: Aeronautics

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Time

Time

That's why . you can get a Federal license to fly with one - third less instruction in
an Ercoupe than in any other type of ... the studios get the script to him , he has
only about six weeks to do the IIKe VIRGINIA Vacations Call you to Adventure a ...

Author: Briton Hadden

Publisher:

ISBN: UCBK:B000481021

Category: Current events

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Reels for 1973- include Time index, 1973-
Categories: Current events

Portable People

Portable People

Flying the Ercoupe makes you eligible to receive Coupe Capers , the newsletter
of the Ercoupe owners ' club . ... If you have never flown , you have never known
the pleasure to be derived from leaving the dusty earth for adventure in the clear
 ...

Author: Paul West

Publisher: British Amer Pub Limited

ISBN: UOM:39015024794375

Category: Character sketches.

Page: 346

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Presents a collection of short biographical sketches of artists, politicians, athletes, inventors, stars, and murderers
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Western Flying

Western Flying

Slim does adventures when he was enJoe Nerwich Flying Service have of 1 "
pipe - out of this material the delivery service for the soloed under Johnny Barrett
. gaged as personal pilot to Generour ... By our chronometer , with their Ercoupe .

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ISBN: MINN:319510008718054

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On Extended Wings

On Extended Wings

An Adventure in Flight Diane Ackerman ... Beside the Ercoupe an orange and
white Cessna 152 II has its nose plugged up with blocks of styrofoam and yarn
streamers , to thwart nesting birds . ... Today , Martin has assigned me to fly the
perimeter of the Practice Area , which he traces with one long finger on a
sectional .

Author: Diane Ackerman

Publisher: Scribner Book Company

ISBN: UVA:X001199256

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 307

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The author explains why flying is so important to her, despite its dangers and the difficulties she faced learning to fly
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Adventures in Aviation Education

Adventures in Aviation Education

When flying very high the stewardess provides oxygen. 18. You may write letters
while flying. ... Taylor Craft—no lights for night flying (it can make 100-105 miles
per hour) - d) Ercoupe—tricycle landing gear C. Helpers: pilot, copilot, mechanic,
 ...

Author: American Council on Education. Committee on Aviation Education

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:$B113132

Category: Aeronautics and civilization

Page: 401

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Categories: Aeronautics and civilization

The SAE Journal

The SAE Journal

... Prints ER COUPE HERALDS NEW ERA FOR PRIVATE FLYING IN U.S. So
easy to fly is the Ercoupe that the average ... SAE Journal readers will find a
fascinating new research adventure in “ Is It Practical to Streamline for Fuel
Economy ?

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ISBN: UVA:X001266285

Category: Aeronautics

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Vols. 30-54 (1932-46) issued in 2 separately paged sections: General editorial section and a Transactions section. Beginning in 1947, the Transactions section is continued as SAE quarterly transactions.
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Farm Journal

Farm Journal

This farm woman ' : refreshing account of her upin - the - air adventures with her
flying husband , has a down - to ... But when the dream became a . reality , about
a year ago — when I met that Ercoupe face to face - well , I stared at it with all the
 ...

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924076337876

Category: Agriculture

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American Aviation Historical Society Journal

American Aviation Historical Society Journal

People began to try to get engines started , without a lot besides , I had flown an
Ercoupe when I was in graduate school of success . ... So for a few days I
knocked off flying with Johnny aeronautically speaking , as a line boy and later
instructor at the Seal , our chief pilot , in ... off I went to fetch the airplane . idea
that you needed lots more priming than normal in the cold That turned out to be
an adventure .

Author: American Aviation Historical Society

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ISBN: UOM:39015058755557

Category: Aeronautics

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Independent Woman

Independent Woman

Billie , who during the war " because of so many rules ” discontinued her active
flying career , still retains her interest in flying ... Marjorie Harrison of Washington ,
D. C. , a civil service employee , won recognition last fall as a flying enthusiast
who owns an Ercoupe on a government salary . ... ADVENTURE IS HER
BUSINESS BY GERTRUDE PENROSE Ruth Davis's camera 328
INDEPENDENT WOMAN.

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924069120008

Category: Businesswomen

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Flight

Flight

Our Customers Have Proven the Reliability of Engines and Accessories Rebuilt
by . . . this year FLY FLOATS For sheer pleasure try floats this year . ... Milby -
6636 – SERVICE GUIDE FOR FLIERS — WHERE to STOP An adventure in real
Western life for all the family . ... 1 - Aeronca Champion , Beech Bonanza ,
Bellanca , Callair , Cessna 120 , 140 and 170 , Culver , Ercoupe , Meyers 145
and 185 ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105015178010

Category: Aeronautics

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High Adventure

High Adventure

Open cockpits and biplanes have all but left the scene , and today's club pilot flies
fast , comfortable and reliable light ... The Ercoupe , one example of which has
been in use in New Zealand after being flown out from Belgium ( see page 60 ) ...

Author: Ronald Trevor Alexander

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015003321448

Category: Aeronautics

Page: 92

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