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Old 07-13-2019, 02:20 PM
PilotBrent PilotBrent is offline
 
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Default Joined "RV-12 500 Club" earlier today!

5 years and six months. She is flying better today than on her maiden flight. Returning to OSH next week to visit her friends. Hopefully will see many of you there too.

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Old 07-13-2019, 04:57 PM
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Congratulations Brent! Great milestone! How many RVs have visited the places your 12 been?

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Old 07-14-2019, 11:33 AM
NinerBikes NinerBikes is offline
 
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Vlad, how many hours now on your RV-9A ? I was most impressed by your trip to AK and the video's of it... fantastic trip, bucket list material.
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Old 07-14-2019, 11:56 AM
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He's got to be closer to the 5,000 club by now!.

(missed you at breakfast yesterday Vlad)
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Old 07-14-2019, 02:09 PM
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He's got to be closer to the 5,000 club by now!.

(missed you at breakfast yesterday Vlad)
Still behind Turbo. I am wondering if I ever catch him
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Old 07-14-2019, 04:17 PM
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Congratulations, Brent! You have a great-looking 12!
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Old 07-14-2019, 06:36 PM
Dave12 Dave12 is offline
 
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He's got to be closer to the 5,000 club by now!.

(missed you at breakfast yesterday Vlad)
The Air Czar has to check with his maintenance bureau for that. That guy has a bureau for everything!
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Old 07-15-2019, 07:44 AM
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Good job Brent and congrats! I have enjoyed your videos and did a similar tank service earlier this like you needed to do. Your post about it helped me proceed without concern.

I hope we might cross paths in our Rvs someday. Safe flying
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Old 07-15-2019, 10:54 AM
jhk770 jhk770 is offline
 
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Congrats! What a huge accomplishment!! To many, many more problem free flight hours in your future. Looking forward to Osh'19!
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Old 07-15-2019, 01:48 PM
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Hey Brent! I saw you a couple months ago landing at Sky Manor.. I think I was there having lunch. Nice paint.
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