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Old 01-27-2018, 04:12 AM
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First flight of VH-EAB. All went well. Started the build Aug 2011.
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Old 01-27-2018, 04:39 AM
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Hey, thatís great news, Pete, Congratulations! We need photos.
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Old 01-27-2018, 04:46 AM
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Congrats, now the fun begins. Enjoy.
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Old 01-27-2018, 01:48 PM
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Congrats. It is an awesome achievement. And great flying airplane.
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Old 01-27-2018, 02:48 PM
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Congrats, always good to hear this type of news - gives hope to the rest of us still building! Post some pics please.
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Old 01-27-2018, 07:58 PM
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First flight of VH-EAB. All went well. Started the build Aug 2011.
Who did your AP inspection, Pete? Dave T?
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Old 01-28-2018, 02:02 PM
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No, another SAAA AP. Really good and very helpful. I'm on o43eight22six88four. I'll let you know who he is, don't want to use his name on the forum.
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Old 01-28-2018, 02:46 PM
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Thats one very famous rego! Well done Peter! Enjoy the flying.
Look forward to seeing it one day.
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Old 01-28-2018, 07:19 PM
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Yes it was on a several Qantas aircraft, I've been able to see a Constellation, 707 and a 747SP. I chose it for Experimental Amateur Built.
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