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Old 01-21-2018, 06:23 AM
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Default First flight

After a long, slow build my RV-7 finally takes flight.

Scott Ahrens
RV-7 N818BG
Test flight in progress
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Old 01-21-2018, 06:31 AM
tracy tracy is offline
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: chattanooga,tn
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Congratulations Scott, now enjoy the grin!
Tracy Willingham
Pitts S2B- sold
Chattanooga, Tn
Dues Paid
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Old 01-21-2018, 06:38 AM
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Location: Garden City Texas
Posts: 783

Very nice! Welcome to the flying club!
Mike Hillger
Garden City, Texas
First Flight
Build Blog
Dues Paid
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Old 01-21-2018, 07:15 AM
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Location: Gardnerville Nv.
Posts: 2,749

Right ON! congratulations!
7A Slider, EFII Angle 360, CS, SJ.
2018 gladly supported
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Old 01-21-2018, 07:32 AM
rackley16 rackley16 is offline
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Location: Oceanside, California
Posts: 30

That is awesome! Congrats!
2017 dues paid.
RV7 empennage acquired and the "journey" has officially begun.
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Old 01-21-2018, 07:39 AM
TS Flightlines TS Flightlines is offline
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Ridgeland, SC
Posts: 1,963

Way to go Scott!!!
Tom Swearengen, TS Flightlines LLC
Teflon Hose Assemblies for Experimentals
Proud Vendor for RV1, Donator to VAF
RV7 Tail Kit Completed, Fuse started-Pay as I go Plan
Ridgeland, SC
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Old 01-21-2018, 08:17 AM
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Location: Dayton Airpark, NV A34
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Default Congratulations

Another fledgling joins the flock
Mike Starkey
VAF 909

Rv-10, N210LM.

Flying as of 12/4/2010

Phase 1 done, 2/4/2011

Sold after 240+ wonderful hours of flight.

"Flying the airplane is more important than radioing your plight to a person on the ground incapable of understanding or doing anything about it."
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Old 01-21-2018, 09:10 AM
snoop9erdog snoop9erdog is offline
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Posts: 138
Default Excellent

Congrats Scott! Great motivation
Ed Avila
St. Johns, AZ (SJN)
N646A RV9
Worlds longest RV build...but getting there
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Old 01-21-2018, 10:38 AM
Wingnut Wingnut is offline
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Fleming Island, FL
Posts: 152
Default Congratulations!

Thanks for the motivation boost and leading the way. I hope to follow some time this year.
Con Kelley

Empennage and wings need tips
Fuselage kit "finished" (for the moment)
Finish kit and FWF in progress
Hartzell CS
Aerosport Power IO-360, Dual Pmags, AFP FM200 FI

C-150 at 7FL4 (sold)
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Old 01-21-2018, 11:15 AM
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Location: Worland, Wyoming
Posts: 363

Congrats on the awesome day!
Jereme Carne
RV-7A Emp. coming along
Working on Wings
Exempt but gladly paying!
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