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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,063
Posted By Maverick 4003
Schlitgz Beer Cans

...we had 3 left @ that '74 party, recognized from the one upside down..:rolleyes:
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-18-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By Maverick 4003
Garmin 296 & assecc.

Will take it. Contact info sent via PM. Thanks. :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-06-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,178
Posted By Maverick 4003
Cedntral Australian trip

Yes, great w/ the specifics of the photo gallery. In U.S., better than "Nat'l Geographic" mag. Some slang names interesting, " the Gray Nomads" (camping). Future nickname for me, current for others....
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-03-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,752
Posted By Maverick 4003
Nor Cal to Oahkoah

Yes, Yellowstone good before Memorial Day or after Labor Day, open hwy. or open benches @ geysers, Faithful, etc...@ Telluride 1x, seems like box canyon, tucked so far away. Being Fall then, carpet...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-22-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 713
Views: 423,608
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV 8 Paint Job

I don't' know if scheme yours or paint booth owner- nice, credit to both perhaps. Yrs. ago, we called that Candy Apple Red.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-07-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 11,048
Posted By Maverick 4003
48 states

As others chime in w/ "been there.." Orofino-there, for salmon fishing; Butte: the copper mine established during Ireland's potato famine- per town, huge influx of Irish workers, descendants today....
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-30-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,379
Posted By Maverick 4003
Yellowstone tour

Obviously, visitors on catwalk reveal the scale, size of Morning glory. As other chime in, interesting analogies may exist, reminds me of...:)
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-30-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,379
Posted By Maverick 4003
Yellowstone tour

Aerial scenery exhibits 3D style panoramic so diff. than ground. Many times referred as Morning Glory. Extreme temps. Yes, Old Faithful erupts + /- min. on the hr. Clock inside lodge is set for next...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,032
Posted By Maverick 4003
Pigeons-starlings

.22 birdshot quieter than my 20 ga., dep. on noise allowed. Saw a big chute draped high near the roof, over a twin in the corner yrs. back. Kept the droppings off it. Another Mont. airport mgr. uses...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-16-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,577
Posted By Maverick 4003
Denali

Difficult to choose which photo of yours will be on the calendar next yr. On the ground, I was only able to get one photo of Denali, as normally covered w/ cloud cover...(driving S. from Talkeetna,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-16-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 423,608
Posted By Maverick 4003
Alaska workhorse

On ground there, back a few, watched tanker ship w/ high water line being loaded via a long 100 yd.+ dock, (w forklifts, etc.). Stumbled across it thru the trees by accident, rural area. Clear day,...
Forum: Aircraft Camping 08-15-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,764
Posted By Maverick 4003
changing plans

Smokey app. 2, maybe 3/wk. this neck of woods. Good on CAVU, but not on NW windy days. Yes, as stated above, Black Hills varied, many attractions. 3 airports to choose-Spearfish / N. Hills, as...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,016
Posted By Maverick 4003
Not yet but soon

Varied, very interesting WW comments... given D. Maib has Mickey mouse steering the boat. Given, I'd not ask the name of the boat.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 101,591
Posted By Maverick 4003
Vlad VFT to Russia

Would be very interesting to followup on this young lady in app. 10 yrs. to see what becomes of her + what paths she chooses... given her potential. Vlad, it was meant to be for you to land there.
Forum: RV-12 05-08-2017, 01:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,076
Posted By Maverick 4003
1ST FLIGHT 119PB

Nice touch- music of Glenn Miller Orchestra.
Forum: RV-12 04-19-2017, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,744
Posted By Maverick 4003
912ULS

Having had only 914Turbo + current 912S in EAB, IMO, too short duration for lt. resultant damage. However, as admirably stated to avoid apprehension, either call LEAF, ask for Brian + or other in...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-27-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,912
Posted By Maverick 4003
Baja Trip

Outside U.S., perhaps modified since 90's, thought, @ least then - app. 10" N#'s required. Yourself, Vlad's trip to N. Latituides, etc., both normal size. Obviously either changed, or not req.?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-27-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,737
Posted By Maverick 4003
Desert SW Trip

In concurring w/others, briefly-my Dad wore the older same gray + black lt. flannel shirt as yours' - en route. seen so rarely; your Dad's words 100% same as my Dad's, "you gonna quit screwing around...
Forum: RV-12 12-28-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,138
Posted By Maverick 4003
Smile Holiday Flight

Not an Ornithologist, guess Canadian geese look diff. on H2O-light appearing as if Snows. Either way, surprised not migrated. As always, super photo views.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-22-2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,550
Posted By Maverick 4003
Johnson Creek Video

Guernsey, Wo. landing. XXL State Nat'l Guard H.Q., given small town of app. 300 w/ the XXLL runways for their Monthly & Annual req. 2 wk. training, Air Guard big boys. BTW, XXLL BNSF R.R. hub, 6-8...
Forum: Safety 11-28-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,890
Posted By Maverick 4003
Mt. Waves

When DIA (Denver) moved from original field off Quebec out E. on the plains near Watkinsville, the big boys now coming in from the E., during the Summer get slammed down real hard. H.Q. in Wyo.,...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 11-28-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,234
Posted By Maverick 4003
Delphi stop

Telly Savalas in a red flannel shirt, short of gold chains.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,111
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flight from Townsend Mont.

Unsure River, but was larger water S. part of Canyon Ferry? :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 11-14-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,071
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flying RV over UT, COLO

In taking off from Walker Field, Grand Jct., enroute to Copperstate in C-182, yes over Canyonlands, Moab, cliffs, etc. via landing @ Page for fuel. When over the River, topography enroute to Page, I...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-17-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,692
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV8 & RV10 around Seattle

Before the Space Needle was blt., was a Church @ the concrete foundation. After WWII, My Dad's cousin got married there. Altho' they are now gone, I am printing this aerial view + sending to my...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-15-2016, 12:56 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 141,639
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Buck-wow. Murphy didn't even know his real name until enlisting in the Navy. Married an Orphan, story of bathing infant. A travesty of cruel, sadistic staff techniques: whipping a bed wetter. One...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-14-2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 141,639
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Re. Twin Bridges, the St. of Mont. chose a town off the beaten path, more so even back then, as opposed to a larger W. or S.W. Mont. town..to keep the Orphanage quiet. In viewing the photos, some...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-12-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 141,639
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

On another site, I viewed a photo of a pilot who completed an E.A.B. in Twin Bridges. I told him I sold my 1st EAB to a rancher from Twin Bridges, Spring 2011. He then sends me 2-3 pix of it in a...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-09-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 141,639
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Photo #1 in Buffalo, dude in T shirt, jeans, cap walking. On his L. shoulder is field stone bldg., that being First Northern Bank. Having had a savings & checking acct. there 33 yrs. this wk., V.P,....
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-06-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 141,639
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Recall only 1 restaurant in Faith, N. side of Main, might even close early. Game & Fish H.Q. out of there often. Close friend used to HQ out of Faith, backseat Cub coyote gunner. 1 x his 12 ga. ...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-05-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 141,639
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Not timely, late but wishing I'd have informed you of a phenomenon known of since the 70's or before, "The Kindred Lights." Strange, erie, seen out in the country shelterbelts, off + on ...for @ ...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-29-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 121,751
Posted By Maverick 4003
Journey of a Lifetime

Thanks for the photo of Kotzebue, my cousin Rod is the H.S. principal there. Believe he flies commercially to Kavalina to get out further down to Anchorage when on break. Said kids can't go out for...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-25-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 121,751
Posted By Maverick 4003
Smile Journey of a Lifetime

Vlad-thanks for Toad River RV6 reply. He obviously has access to hangar seasonally.Unfortunate couldn't land @ Lair Hot Springs. In the lodge-restaurant combo they have a full body Wolf under glass...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-24-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 121,751
Posted By Maverick 4003
Journey of a Lifetime

Vlad, have photo of covered ceiling cap collection in Toad River, lunch there via Fall ground trip. There was a helicopter & a RV6 parked on the gravel strip across from the restaurant. Chopper took...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-24-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 141,639
Posted By Maverick 4003
Smile Flyng Across America

I'm sure, as are all others, that recall Charles Garault, CBS, "On the Road Again" weekly segment. You should have been his teacher.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,090
Posted By Maverick 4003
1st Real Passenger

Yes, your future looks bright....matching earrings.:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-05-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,546
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV7 or 7A

Live N. of you, GCC, Gillette, your winds known, similar here, 15-25 daily. Thereby thinking of selling one of my two EAB's + then get RV, just to handle them, per post comments from various...
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