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Old 07-24-2019, 02:49 PM
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Hermann, say hi to my California buddy (and Karens favorite substitute teacher) Paul Rosales (N628PV)!
Rosie is not at AirVenure 2019 but his airplane is. At 4,500 hours, the airplane knows its way with a great Swissair pilot Tobias.
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Old 07-25-2019, 01:49 AM
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I'll be arriving Thursday morning; I'll see if I can find your plane before you leave. If not, I'll mail your thumb drive photos Friday. Fly safe...
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Old 07-25-2019, 05:08 AM
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Rosie is not at AirVenure 2019 but his airplane is. At 4,500 hours, the airplane knows its way with a great Swissair pilot Tobias.
Thank you Gary, I was having a hard getting the pilot of 628PV to look like Paul.
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Old 07-25-2019, 12:28 PM
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Good luck for the trip home!
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Old 07-25-2019, 04:27 PM
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Rosie is not at AirVenure 2019 but his airplane is. At 4,500 hours, the airplane knows its way with a great Swissair pilot Tobias.
Who I met today and we had great fun over Hudson River. Rosie trusted his airplane with a very capable pilot. Sharp stick Tobi it was my pleasure flying by you. Thanks for referral Gary!
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Old 07-25-2019, 10:09 PM
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I actually left Thursday morning and took off at 7 am. The two Sault Ste Maries were my custom airports and on the Canadian side I picked up my stored emergency equipment. Thanks again Terry. Two student pilots were awaiting me to help with the hangar and upcoming issues. A short talk in the airport coffee and I was on my way again, La Grande Riviere CYGL. Enroute I thought why stay there overnight when Iqualit is reporting fog the next morning. So I just refueled and flew to Iqualit - another 4 hours. Man - this was a long day, three landings with customs, refueling, flightplan filing and long flights of course. Tomorrow I will be at the airport early and as soon as the weather looks good I will head towards Greenland.

Goatflight, sorry to leave early, hope you didn´t waste too much time searching.

I like to see pics from the Hudson river, for a moment I was thinking to go there again with Tobias.



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Old 07-26-2019, 02:49 PM
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It looks like Hermann has landed in Kanger already (BGSF). Great progress on his journey back home

Good luck on the rest of the trip and stay safe!
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Old 07-27-2019, 08:37 AM
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Goatflieg, sorry to leave early, hope you didn´t waste too much time searching.
I couldn't get out there until 8:30, but no worries. It's always worth the effort to patrol the homebuilt area. I'm still catching up from the trip, so I'll get your photos in the mail Monday.
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Old 07-29-2019, 02:17 AM
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Hermann and Miles: the thumb drives with photos and video were mailed to each of you today. Let me know when you get them.
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Old 07-29-2019, 06:46 AM
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Wow! Just wow! What an absolutely stunning post. Inspiring beyond belief.
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