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Ramblings about flying for fun and profit


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  • Flying Stories for October 12, 2012

    Either I’m getting pickier, or the number of good aviation articles has really fried up. There are still plenty of writers for the general and ‘breaking’ news, but I haven’t been running across many in the human interest category lately. No flying this week, but I did manage to pass my third class medical, though.…

  • Aviation Articles for July 15, 2011

    The week started out with some nice prospects for this post but yesterday something I was working on locked up my computer almost to a standstill. I thought I had managed to close down all the programs correctly, but when my browser started up again after the reboot the open tabs were wiped clean. During…