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by smutny
Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: 2017 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Canadian Arctic Aviation Tour 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 3523

Re: Canadian Arctic Aviation Tour 2017

Just got back from air bossing the Watson Lake and Whitehorse shows, stops #2 and #3 on the Tour. This endeavor is going to have a big impact on the people of the North, aviation is a powerful thing. The CAAT Facebook page has some great pictures from those two shows, the Ft Laird show (#1) and some...
by smutny
Thu May 18, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: 2017 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: 2017 Paine Field Aviation Day
Replies: 1
Views: 1904

Re: 2017 Paine Field Aviation Day

Hope the forecast holds, finally a sunny PFAD!
by smutny
Sun Apr 02, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: 2017 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Planes of Fame Airshow 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 18103

Re: Planes of Fame Airshow 2017

A number of businesses, including the Yanks Air Museum, have filed a lawsuit against Planes of Fame to halt the air show. POF has an online petition going, not sure how much it helps, but sign it if you'd like to help them out. https://www.change.org/p/planes-of-fame-air-museum-don-t-let-them-stop-o...
by smutny
Sat Mar 25, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: F-4 Phantom - Aircraft of the Month - Feb/Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 12991

Re: F-4 Phantom - Aircraft of the Month - Feb/Mar 2017

My pic isn't near the quality of most on here. It's of a Oregon ANG Phantom before getting a sip of gas from a Washington ANG KC-135 back in 1986. I was on a AFROTC incentive ride. There were two that day, the other was in bright paint, not the new subdued gray. Need to find those slides and have be...
by smutny
Wed Mar 22, 2017 12:07 am
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: Do You Fly?
Replies: 14
Views: 10422

Re: Do You Fly?

In addition to the FAA books, AOPA has some good resources on their website: https://www.aopa.org/training-and-safety/learn-to-fly