AR-NWA ADV BS thread

Discussion in 'Tejas and the Gulf States' started by Elvis70, Mar 27, 2009.

  1. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    glad you made it back to nwa..just in time for the storms!

    we had lottsa hail and high winds with a ton-o-rain...blue skies now..no dust! :D
  2. Mister D

    Mister D Long timer

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  3. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    coy was out on the 540 2 stroke monster when we got caught in the hail storm..he has a vid of it..:rofl

    what he aint got is, a program to edit that vid down some so we can upload it to youtube :huh
  4. mattmus4357

    mattmus4357 Been here awhile

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    MPEG Streamclip. Free program that will allow you to compress it when exporting.
  5. mattmus4357

    mattmus4357 Been here awhile

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    I'm jealous! I got to fly two 206's from Arkadelphia to TXK last year. Definitely more fun that the Cessna 172's that I've got most of my hours in! I wish helicopters were as affordable to fly as planes, I'd love to get all my ratings in one.
  6. TRZ Charlie

    TRZ Charlie That's MR. Asshole

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    I've only flown lately in Southwest planes. I did stay in a Holiday Express once though.
  7. mattmus4357

    mattmus4357 Been here awhile

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    At least you pick the good airline to fly. I think everyone should take at least a discovery flight to feel the controls. It's a whole new kind of freedom
  8. ozarkrider

    ozarkrider Discombobulated Sociopath

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    I learned how to fly in a '49 Ercoupe. Not the most sophisticated aircraft out there. :lol3 Went from that to 152's, 172's, and on up to Lear 24's and Citation 3's.

    Now I do all my flight at low level, two wheels down.
  9. Arkwhizzy

    Arkwhizzy Arky by choice

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    Second that:thumb
  10. mattmus4357

    mattmus4357 Been here awhile

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    Well thanks for putting me to shame :( I'd like to fly a Lear, that could be a ways off though. A King Air or Pilatus PC12 is my dream rig, as "uncool" as they may be.
  11. mattmus4357

    mattmus4357 Been here awhile

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    Summit up in Bville keeps a really nice Ercoupe. I'd like to fly it sometime
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    Helipilot Been here awhile

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    Elvis 70: Congratulations on the upgrade in the 407.:clap. I also think the seats are much more comfortable than the 206. Have fun with your new ride and fly safe.

    Roger
  13. Arkwhizzy

    Arkwhizzy Arky by choice

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    Today I trailered in a yard of topsoil amd a yard of mushroom compost for my raised bed garden. Unloaded it by hand in the pouring rain. Finally finished and went into the house to dry off so I could go to the shop to build a table for Vic. Walked outside and the weather had cleared and the sun was shining. :huh Guess I should have planned my workday in reverse. :fpalm
  14. DrLewall

    DrLewall The Human GPS

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    abt all I can fly anymore is my middle finger! :fyyff
  15. ozarkrider

    ozarkrider Discombobulated Sociopath

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    Don't be too impressed. The Lears and Citations were done as a right seater on maint check rides. I was just there in case something went bad wrong so they'd have somebody to blame it on. :lol3

    My fave plane to fly is a Long-Eze. Canard planes are fun.:clap
  16. mattmus4357

    mattmus4357 Been here awhile

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    Anyone but the PIC! :rofl

    Are you an A&P mech? Do they still have the A&P school down at Drake?
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    tokyoklahoma 75%has been 25%wanabe

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    We haven't been in a couple of years.....so IDK.:ear
  20. Albie

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    Got the 650T. Good unit, but typical Garmin, has it's short comings. God I want Google to build a stand alone GPS soooooooo bad.