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This my blog page where you will find the latest post on top, and years and years of older posts below.
For a more focused way of reading, you can select the Categories underneath My Articles tab at the top !
Enjoy your stay here and check back once in a while!

Flightsim

Rise of Flight news

Rise of Flight (777Studios) sends us the following press release: Dear Pilots, The winter is passing us and it’s time to recall a couple recent events in the Rise of Flight world. First of all, let us remind you about

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General

Don’t laugh, please…….

I am working in getting new life (and a new theme) into my blog. While I was working setting up a number of new websites I thought why not use the current blog, change its direction somewhat, and continue from

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General

Folks keep peeping…..

…. peeping into my blog, that is. Although I haven’t written on it in ages ! Blame Facebook! Blame a chronic lack of time! Blame having to paint the house! Blame ME! So alright, I’ll try and pick things up

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Yes, I strongly ‘dislike’ politicians

Lots of OLD news for those of you following me on Facebook. (Gosh, wish I had had that idea… I would be 18 BILLION DOLLARS richer….. just about enough to settle the perceived ‘national debt’ our politicians are claiming we

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My Column on Aerosoft

Maybe you haven’t noticed yet, but I have been honoured with a little place on the new Aerosoft News Pages, notably under the ‘Columns’ tab. The invitation and start of that site coincided with the release of the MS Flight

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I was on US TV News today

Now that sounds rather ominous, doesn’t it? Although I didn’t say much, it IS true though. So let me tell you about this Google+ Hangout On-Air thing that is starting to shape yet a new road into Social Media and

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The Francois Daily

Trained as a typographer and having worked at Holland’s largest newspaper in my very first job, writing, news and newspapers still hold my interest. So then OF COURSE the Paper.li initiative from Switzerland caught my eye. What with the onslaught

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Step Three

Yup, I’m not done yet…… not by a long shot! So here’s Step Three: Flightsim Plaza’s SimNews !! I jokingly mentioned in another place that I was getting bored already, not doing the simFlight news pages anymore. That’s partially true.

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How to ‘opinionize’

  Hmmmm… is that a word at all? Alright, never mind. One thing I seem to be missing is the ability to provide an honest but private opinion on certain aspects of flight simulation and associated subjets. I have had

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Black Monday for Emma Field !!

We found a news clipping in Fritz’s mailbox this morning that we want to share with you, Emma Field aficionados and potential Emma Field pilots. As you may know, Emma Field is THE place to be for relaxed GA flying

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