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Flying Stories for July 27, 2012

July 27, 2012

No Swift flying yet this week – and not too many aviation articles not covering what is happening at AirVenture this year. I mentioned last week that I had been to a Swift gathering in Oregon. I finally had enough time to work on s few photos, so here goes… Photo 1 was taken on […]

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Reno-Stead Fire-Fighting Base

August 1, 2009

There have been several thunderstorms in the area the past few days dropping huge amounts of water and spitting out lightning bolts. The lightning has started a few fires in fairly inaccessible areas and has put our local fire fighters to work. There were two fire-fighting operations  on the east side of the Sierras last […]

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