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Old 09-19-2011, 03:25 PM
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Default Matterhorn, Switerland

Hat sighting near Zermatt on the Rothorn; Worn by the Owner/Builder of RV6 N9EY


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Old 10-04-2011, 07:18 AM
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Smile Another Matterhorn sighting

Bonnie and I have spent the last month in Europe and could not leave for home without posting a picture of us with a VAF hat at the Matterhorn. Have had a great visit but it is time to head home.

Tom Lewis
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Old 10-04-2011, 07:38 AM
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I think that is what they call cumulousgranite clouds.

Seriously hard clouds.
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Old 11-14-2011, 05:28 PM
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Talking Pensacola Home Coming & Nose Art

Would have been better if TeamRV were there. Big guy flys a Decathlon and always scores higher in IAC contests: than I do with my RV. Nice to have living nose art from the A-26 to hug. Just trying to keep up the RV image.
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Old 11-15-2011, 03:18 PM
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It took me a couple minutes before I saw the hat
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Old 11-15-2011, 09:24 PM
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Default Hat?

Originally Posted by blahphish View Post
It took me a couple minutes before I saw the hat
What hat?

All I see is....

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"KELLI GIRL" N260KM RV-7A tipper, YIO-360M1B with dual PMAGs, dual SkyView, GTN-650, VPX, EarthX LiFePO.
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Old 11-15-2011, 09:49 PM
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Originally Posted by blahphish View Post
It took me a couple minutes before I saw the hat
Originally Posted by scrollF4 View Post
What hat?

All I see is.... A-26. Awesome.
Mike Cencula
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Old 12-29-2011, 02:17 PM
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Default Another day at the office!

RV-1 Work Day #4 - 28Dec2011
After a long and productive work day at Jay Pratt's RV-Central,
Will Carlton gives everyone a smile with his unique sense of humor.
You 'da man, Will!

R. E. "Ernie" Butcher
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Old 12-29-2011, 06:32 PM
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Why does this picture remind me of the Flintstones ? Yabba Dabba Doo!
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Old 01-12-2012, 08:55 PM
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Default Buzz Lightyear

So, there I was with my two grandsons and Tyler (that's Tyler on the left, Buzz, Dakota, me, and Logan) hanging out in the Gamma Quadrant, Sector 4, and who do we run across but Mr. Buzz Lightyear!! He was kind enough to pose for a picture and note the VAF hat that he is sporting.

He really seemed happy with the VAF hat based on his thumbs up sign.

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