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Moonpie II Visits The Spa

By Robert Cutter Incubation time for Moonpie II was about 7-3/4 years. Just after her first birthday, aka annual condition inspection, she went for a spa visit. Gail and I had agreed on a paint scheme, visited a painter in … Continue reading

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Falcon Field RV Squadron Descends on ATL

By Don Roberts So I get a call from a guy who asks me (the defacto unelected social chairman and operations supervisor of the Falcon RV Squadron) if I thought there would be any interest in flying some of our … Continue reading

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242’er Meets Amelia Earhart At USAF Museum

Bob Stearns has reported meeting Amelia Earhart at the USAF Museum at Lowery Air Force Base in Denver, CO. I had no idea who she is and I just started talking to a pretty face.  Now I know lots!  Of … Continue reading

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KR Gathering 2013 Trip: Awards, Fate and A New Direction

After having worked diligently for almost a year, building and installing wing tanks, removing the header tank, and installing my new Corvair engine, in 2012, I was ready to head to the Gathering that year only to be sorely disappointed … Continue reading

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Future Airman?

By Brian Christiano In November 2013, I had the opportunity to give my grandson, Dayton, his first airplane ride.  I know that he won’t remember that ride but I will.  And we have pictures!  Dayton had his 2nd birthday right … Continue reading

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Georgia On Our Minds: 4MH Ventures Forth

Pam and I had our first flight together in N194MH on Friday, September 6, 2013. I had hoped to fly to Triple Tree but something came up this past week that re-routed us. Pam’s two sisters, Sharon and Sheila, were … Continue reading

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One More Air Show

By Bob Stearns After our train ride across Canada and visiting Tillamook and Evergreen Air Museums I didn’t feel quite fulfilled. So, why not, I decided to attend the Hamilton Ont Father’s day Air Show. I flew Delta to Buffalo … Continue reading

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Indiana Beach, Dad’s Memorial, Tractors, Trains and Mammoth Caves

Our recent road trip to Indiana was one borne solemnly. Pam’s dad passed away here in Columbia, SC, on May 30th after a brief illness. He was 85. A tough spirit, but gentle. A great jokester and character. A Korean … Continue reading

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles

By Bob Stearns The last Thursday in May Marge and I embarked on a trip using all three modes of transportation. The first leg was from Columbia to Toronto via Delta. The next leg was across Canada from Toronto to … Continue reading

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Asheville Road Trip Yields Aviation Side Trips

By Tom Roberts Ski and I had an excellent weekend March 23 and 24. Friends of ours have a condominium in Asheville and Ski has been sewing curtains for it. She had gone up a couple of times before, but … Continue reading

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