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We went up to the airport last night to take the camper up, and do another flight with Richard.  They were running a little late, so Erica and I went ahead and loaded up to do a few takeoff and landings.  I wanted to practice for the spot landing contest.  I didn’t get the stratus...
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A quick flight with Richard and Bessie.  We went out to the airport so I could go over the airplane with Richard, pre-flight procedures, paperwork, fueling process, etc.  We took it up and flew down to Mammoth to see the park, hatchery, and river.  On the way back we passed over our house, and back...
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My friend Jayden and I have been looking for an opportunity to go flying together.  I especially wanted to get a flight in together before he left for college to pursue an aviation career.  This flight might be my last chance to fly with him before he gets to advanced in his training 🙂 We did...
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A few minutes of sunset on a flight back from St. Louis 
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After I made a quick trip to St. Louis yesterday for Anna’s confirmation ceremony, Erica and I needed to make another trip to attend a party at my sister’s house to celebrate Anna’s confirmation/8th grade graduation, and Graham’s graduation from Depauw. Typical Spring weather was threatening storms.  There was a cell South of St. Louis...
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I captured the last 10 minutes of my flight into Creve Coeur airport on 360 video.  I was talking to St. Louis approach and was cleared into the Bravo, so I was higher than usual and came directly over the top of Spirit of St. Louis airport.     
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Arrival into Spirit on Sunday afternoon. When we checked in they were landing to the West, but they switched to landing East just as we were getting ready to turn downwind. The change was a more advantageous direction for us, so we got great flight times.   For a detailed discussion of the trip see Another St....
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The weather, airplane schedule, and timing worked out so that I could fly the airplane up to attend my nieces confirmation service. Erica had a long week, and was still pretty congested from allergy stuff, so I made the trip solo. That also presented the opportunity for me to delay my return long enough so...
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