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VR junior - first day of flying school in Oshkosh

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by vote Republican, Jun 17, 2012.

  1. vote Republican

    vote Republican White and nerdy Moderator

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    Video - he was in the back seat here but got 2 hours of flight time logged. May get some video of him practicing stalls tomorrow:

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    (This is for a Civil Air Patrol activity in case you didn't catch any posts by the Mrs.)
     
  2. Mrs. VR

    Mrs. VR Sharon, you will be missed.

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    That is just a poop eating grin if I ever saw one!! :rofl:

    I kinda wish he hadn't told me about the stalls til they were over though. :ack:
     

  3. tous

    tous GET A ROPE!

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    He didn't take the dog along?
     
  4. vote Republican

    vote Republican White and nerdy Moderator

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    Also they built mattress forts in the dorms, apparently.
     
  5. Mrs. VR

    Mrs. VR Sharon, you will be missed.

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    Barracks, dear.


    No, Tous, sadly the dogs remain home. :tongueout:
     
  6. vote Republican

    vote Republican White and nerdy Moderator

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    Thanks for posting, otherwise this would just be Sharon & I talking to each other.
     
  7. Mrs. VR

    Mrs. VR Sharon, you will be missed.

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    While sitting right next to each other!
     
  8. m2hmghb

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    I could say things that they'll put him through to get certified Mrs. S but I'll save you the grey hairs ;-) Congrats to him, I hope he enjoys it a lot!
     
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    scratchy wilson Silver Member

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    Also reminds me THIS is going on.
     
  10. Gallium

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    Kid looks ...happy. VR did you slip him some roofies or something?

    :)
     
  11. G19Tony

    G19Tony Sneet CLM

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    That's a pretty big grin Sam has on there. He makes those headsets look cool. :whistling: :supergrin:
     
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    Peace Warrior Am Yisrael Chai CLM

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    Flight time? He should have been given an hour or so "**** eatin grin time." :whistling: :tongueout: :supergrin:
     
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    Don't worry about practicing stalls. We practice doing them on purpose so we'll recognize and recover from an unintentional stall.
     
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    byf43 NRA Life Member

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    Just wait 'til he tells you about having to go out and check the oil, and clean the windscreen, while at 5,000 feet!!!!!













    :whistling:
     
  15. vote Republican

    vote Republican White and nerdy Moderator

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    It's all natural man!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    :tongueout:
     
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    vote Republican White and nerdy Moderator

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    Hey, when you're motivated....
     
  17. vote Republican

    vote Republican White and nerdy Moderator

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    Just keep the throttle all the way forward!
     
  18. vote Republican

    vote Republican White and nerdy Moderator

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    I'm impressed he didn't lose them. You should see his room!
     
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    I love it!!! :rofl:
     
  20. Geko45

    Geko45 Smartass Pilot CLM

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    Yes, stalls are no biggy. Spins on the other hand...

    :whistling: