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    We lost FJ today .... he's flying on angel wings now!

    So sorry for your loss. I only met you both briefly at Wachula this year, but feel like I have known you forever from the forums. We will pray for you. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Two nights of free camping!

    That is the beast. Open well deck inside that could handle an M1-A1 Abrams Main battle tank with 3 inches to spare on each side and you have to dismount the main gun or the front ramp won't close. Not exactly a speedy bugger, 7 knots empty, 7 knots full (60 tons rough water, 100 tons in...
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    Two nights of free camping!

    You guys missed the boat (literally, LARC 60). Us watercraft types in the Army Reserve carried cots, potta Johns, BBQ grills and fishing poles along with the regular gear(and ice chests filled with "after hours" refreshments, for those so inclined). On one movement back to the LARC park, we...
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    How did your spouse react to you wanting to fly a gyro?

    The short answer is she supports everything I want to try. The long answer is below: I have been interested in flying since I was a teen, but didn't get a chance to go flying until my college room mate took me up in a Cessna 172. Fast forward a few years and I joined a local EAA chapter and a...
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    Palatka, Florida Kay Larkin Fly In/Open House

    BIG Thanks! BIG Thanks! Just wanted to throw out a big THANK YOU to Gabor Kovacs and the other Pilot (with passengers whose names I didn't get, sorry) who brought their Gyros to Palatka Saturday (a Caldus and an MTO). There was a crowd around them from the time they landed until they had to...
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    Palatka, Florida Kay Larkin Fly In/Open House

    Fly-in Fly-in Thanks Vance, and I'm sorry you couldn't make it (maybe next year?) Wow Chuck, I had no idea. Thank you for the information. I will ask around and see if maybe someone has pictures from that event. If you get the chance to stop by, you won't recognize the place, new FBO...
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    Palatka, FL Fly-In/Open House

    I posted this information to the general site, but since Trenton is just a hop skip away from Palatka (28J) I thought I would repeat it here: Hi All, I have read this forum off and on for several years, but just registered a few months ago. The Palatka,Florida Airport (28J) has an annual...
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    Palatka, Florida Kay Larkin Fly In/Open House

    Hi All, I have read this forum off and on for several years, but just registered a few months ago. The Palatka,Florida Airport (28J) has an annual fly-in/open house the last weekend in January (01/30/16 this year). There is always a small rotary wing representation (couple of medi vacs and a...
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