VansAirForceForums  
Home > VansAirForceForums

- POSTING RULES
- Donate yearly (please).
- Advertise in here!

- Today's Posts | Insert Pics

  #1  
Old 07-06-2018, 11:49 PM
CAVU Mark CAVU Mark is offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 79
Default RAF Pilot and RV-3 driver

Dennis Cullum passed in June 2018. He learned to fly in a Tiger Moth and graduated to an RV-3 he build 20 years ago. In between he had some Meteor time with the RAF. Dennis was a member of EAA Chapter 14 and was a true gentlemen, offering his assistance without request. He helped me with my RV-3 and I was nearly the completion of my condition inspection and hoped we would have some formation time. I guess that will have to wait. Blue Skys Dennis.

Dennis was also the channel navigator in the 1959 Arch to Arch race from London to Paris.
__________________
Mark

RV-3 restored - learning to land
Stearman - building - near 1st flight
L3 converting/building ribs
Helio Courier constructing
C-170A my trainer - sold
Kitchen - remodeling/done
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-08-2018, 07:50 AM
Billythekid Billythekid is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: South California
Posts: 229
Default RAF Pilot and RV-3 driver

I knew dennis a little bit, I always would approach him and talk RV stuff. I had a few really good conversations with him in the short time I knew him, I was always trying to get him to sign a copy of RVator that I have where his picture is in and he is the featured article for that months issue. I missed that approach.
guess that will have to wait. travel on dennis

Last edited by Billythekid : 07-08-2018 at 07:50 AM. Reason: mis spelled RVator
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:53 AM.


The VAFForums come to you courtesy Delta Romeo, LLC. By viewing and participating in them you agree to build your plane using standardized methods and practices and to fly it safely and in accordance with the laws governing the country you are located in.