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Old 03-15-2013, 07:50 PM   #5746
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Same one. I think it's the only one in this hemisphere. I was to be in Grand Prairie Monday to shoot another EC product, but they can't get it ready in time. Oh well, off to Houston for a Nat Geo gig instead. Not as cool, but its a living.
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Old 03-15-2013, 09:19 PM   #5747
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Same one. I think it's the only one in this hemisphere. I was to be in Grand Prairie Monday to shoot another EC product, but they can't get it ready in time. Oh well, off to Houston for a Nat Geo gig instead. Not as cool, but its a living.

That blows; we coulda shook hands.
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Old 03-16-2013, 06:05 AM   #5748
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Yea I knew you were down there but wasn't sure if GP or Arlington. If it reschedules, a pm will be on the the way.
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Old 03-16-2013, 07:22 AM   #5749
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Yea I knew you were down there but wasn't sure if GP or Arlington. If it reschedules, a pm will be on the the way.
Deal!
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Old 03-16-2013, 09:16 PM   #5750
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One of my buddies is an instructor down in Florida, he said he simulated an engine failure for his student, but wasn't sure he liked his choice of landing area.

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Old 03-17-2013, 04:12 AM   #5751
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One of my buddies is an instructor down in Florida, he said he simulated an engine failure for his student, but wasn't sure he liked his choice of landing area.
The student probably did it on purpose, the sneaky bastard.
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Old 03-17-2013, 11:03 AM   #5752
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It's been a rough week

For Army Avation, Specifically 3rd ID in Southern Afghanistan

two fatal wrecks in just a few days. the first a UH-60L total loss of life http://www.ajc.com/news/ap/transport...r-crash/nWtyr/

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Old 03-17-2013, 09:12 PM   #5753
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One of my buddies is an instructor down in Florida, he said he simulated an engine failure for his student, but wasn't sure he liked his choice of landing area.
Bristow in Titusville? Your choices are either swamp, gators or cows. Actually, it's pretty much one choice - a swamp, a cow and nearby, a gator.
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Old 03-17-2013, 10:08 PM   #5754
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One of my buddies is an instructor down in Florida, he said he simulated an engine failure for his student, but wasn't sure he liked his choice of landing area.
Gives new meaning to the phrase "drive-in eatery"
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Old 03-18-2013, 12:01 AM   #5755
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Bristow in Titusville? Your choices are either swamp, gators or cows. Actually, it's pretty much one choice - a swamp, a cow and nearby, a gator.
Ha!
Yeah, he seems to like it there.
Decent gig I would imagine.
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Old 03-18-2013, 12:15 AM   #5756
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Ha!
Yeah, he seems to like it there.
Decent gig I would imagine.
It's definitely a good way to bulk up your log book. I stuck my head in a few weeks ago, they've really spruced the place up in the last couple of years.

Flying is a bit of a bitch come July/August, though. Oy.
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Old 03-20-2013, 02:01 AM   #5757
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Old 03-20-2013, 09:24 AM   #5758
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A photo I shot from a CH-53E of the new World Trade Center in NYC:

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Old 03-21-2013, 02:24 PM   #5760
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A photo I shot from a CH-53E of the new World Trade Center in NYC:

Nice shot there Kav. How do you like the new ramp mounted weapon? I did some R&D at PAX river back in 2003 on that system.


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