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WORLDFLIGHT 2019 - TEAM USA SUPPORTERS (HERO'S)

 
Worldflight 2019
Donations Starting Early
With 50 Days Left, it's time to start Counting Down to Worldflight 2019.  Beginning in August, we had 2 kind gentleman lead the way on our quest for donations to this amazing Charity Event.  Over the Past 6 Years, we (This community) Has helped to raise over $25,000.00USD to help the kids and their families of the All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburgh, Florida.  Kicking off the donations this year these Two Hero's are leading the way to another Successful Year.  I personally want to thank these two Gentleman and use this opportunity to have all of you donate to our wonderful cause. 
Thank you in advance for your help and please wish us much success for our 2019 event.
       
  ---Worldflight 2019 HEROS---

 James Williams, Warren Soeldner,  Sam Llorca, Doug Snow, Ryan O'Keefe, Edwin Burton, Vincent Thomas, Fred Kurasiewicz       





Thanks to all of you, You are all helping to make Worldflight 2019 a success..
Because of all you wonderful people so far we have raised a total of:

$2745.00 USD


Author Topic: Almost Ready!  (Read 7966 times)

Offline Bob Reed

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Almost Ready!
« on: October 27, 2014, 08:27:04 PM »
Well the Boeing 737-800 is in the hangar and all her panels are back in place. She has had a thorough inspection and has a clean bill of health. The office has been prepped and printers filled with paper for printing out whatever paper work is needed. Pilots are packing their bags and getting ready to go. I will leave in several hours to help finish up all the prep. Dig into your wallet's and get ready to participate in the way that all of you can.. Donate to All Children's Hospital! http://worldflight.cockpitbuilders.com/donate.html I am going to try harder this year to keep you folks more informed to what is going on. Not always easy during an event like this but I will TRY! We will be running 3 streams live at all time and there will be live chat on those steams. We are looking to break last years total and we can only do this with all your help!

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2014, 07:40:28 AM »
Only a few more tweaking to do and we are flying, Get ready fellow pilots, By the way the Sarasota Fire Department visited our facility and inspected our facility, to our surprise we pass with flying colors, here is a picture of the Fire Marshall as he enter the building.

Thank you guys for your support!

The WFT2014 USA Team!

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2014, 07:47:44 AM »
OMG Does Brian ever look so cute and (BIG) Wow, Will Laura let me bring him home with me Ha ha ha ha
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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2014, 08:25:03 AM »
WOW!!! Has he grown!!! I can not believe it has been a year since I was there last.

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #4 on: October 28, 2014, 07:08:04 PM »
...And remember kids..., DON'T PLAY WITH THE STICK SHAKER! :-)
« Last Edit: October 29, 2014, 12:02:21 PM by Botox »
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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #5 on: October 28, 2014, 07:18:45 PM »
OH...  And the Engine start switches require a push in motion prior to turning them :)
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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #6 on: October 28, 2014, 09:38:01 PM »
Thank you guys for your comments and guidance, I just want to let you know that today was another test day on the sim, sound is great, P3dv2.4 is working like a champ, overall systems check on the sim are ready to go, but I have a couple of unresolved issues...
Can't get Active Sky Next to connect to the sim and can't get Vpilot to detect a push to talk switch on the avionics  machine, can anybody help on this, I need to share a switch over the network.
AND THERE IS A SURPRISE FOR ALL OF THOSE ATTENDING WFT2014,  If interested on finding out what's new on WFT2014, you should attend. I'm willing to bet that Rey would love it! INTERESTED YET?

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #7 on: October 29, 2014, 02:20:45 AM »
Did you get ASN working?

There was a thread over at http://prosim737.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=7161
just recently on this.

I think in summary it said: read the step by step guide, make sure simconnect is run on server and client and watch your firewall.





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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #8 on: October 29, 2014, 06:30:38 AM »
Maybe I could get the button to work across wideFS instead if needed. Shouldn't be an issue Sam I can do that when I get there if needed.

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #9 on: October 29, 2014, 07:00:37 AM »
I am in the air and about halfway to Atlanta. Things are going well so far. I am looking forward to seeing everyone. Lets start making some noise! Lets beat last years total!

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #10 on: October 29, 2014, 07:33:51 AM »
Thank you Miles, and Trev, I have firewall off on both machines,  ASN is running on the same machine as P3d  :huh:  I have read the tread, can't  figure it out!  I guess I'll keep trying...  Cheers,

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #11 on: October 29, 2014, 07:35:53 AM »
Sam,

Just heard from bob, he will help when he gets there, he is about 20 minutes from being on the ground in ATL. I suggested WideFS that will fix the PUSH TO TALK and the Active Sky issue as well. If that is an option.

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #12 on: October 29, 2014, 08:44:08 AM »
Thanks Trev,  I just spoke to him, he was boarding the plane in ATL to SRQ, be here in 1.5 hours.

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #13 on: October 29, 2014, 03:52:22 PM »
PTT switch problem solved,  thanks to Trevor and Bob.! :huh:

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #14 on: October 29, 2014, 04:06:53 PM »
Good to hear.
Is it just the switches on the yokes hooked up? It would be nice if the PTT switch on the ACP could be wired in too.
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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #15 on: October 29, 2014, 04:29:00 PM »
Working on the weather connect now and that should wrap up all the issues...... Fingers crossed..

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #16 on: October 29, 2014, 06:21:41 PM »
Sorry Kyle, but my FDS ACP' didn't came wired, maybe next year if I get around to wire them up, or replace them for a fully wired one.

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #17 on: October 30, 2014, 10:08:32 PM »
Well, we are ready...... And we have a day to spare. The trick will be to leave the sim alone and not break something! lol you guys know how we sim folks just can not leave well enough alone!

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #18 on: October 31, 2014, 12:56:59 AM »
...isn't there just one more thing that can be tweaked/rewired/programmed/connected/adjusted/kicked ?
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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #19 on: October 31, 2014, 07:23:24 AM »
Ray "The Builder"!

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #20 on: October 31, 2014, 07:34:12 AM »
Hi Ray,
yes there is always something to tweak,  we need the offset values for the FI flaps gauge, but the main unsolvable stuff is done,  ha! And your mixer! I'll leave that for you, kind of complicated with this new setup,  but I'm sure you'll figure it out.

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #21 on: November 01, 2014, 07:34:05 AM »
I am getting there. Somewhere between Toronto and Atlanta. In real time.
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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #22 on: November 01, 2014, 07:45:12 AM »
Nice view,  just another day at the office.

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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #23 on: November 01, 2014, 11:37:02 AM »
Yes isn't that the truth. :) I am in the air now heading for SRQ. 44 minutes to get there. Very excited now.

3 amigos will ride again.
« Last Edit: November 01, 2014, 11:37:29 AM by Trevor Hale »
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Re: Almost Ready!
« Reply #24 on: November 02, 2014, 01:31:30 AM »
The ATC comms seem a bit louder than the pilot comms. Can barely hear Trevor and Bob.

Otherwise, looking GREAT on Twitch!
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