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March Meeting: Legendary Father-Son Duo

The Missouri Aviation Historical Society will kick off their second meeting of 2018 with a special presentation by Ron Spence! His father Wayne flew as an F2H Banshee pilot during the Korean War, and among other friendships, counted Neil Armstrong as one of his closest confidants. 55 more words


Picture Time

How Close Do You Want Me?

Thanks to Dennis V for the above photos

Antarctica bound

Yesterday we were scheduled to fly to McMurdo Station, Antarctica, but our flight got canceled due to poor weather on the ice. Luckily, Christchurch is a beautiful place, so we took a gondola to a viewpoint above town and went on a hike. 84 more words

New Zealand

Another Checkride Complete

As much as I love flying, it isn’t always just fun and games. An important part of all flying is recurrent checkrides to make sure that we continue to do our jobs right. 175 more words


Hello Again Beautiful

As excited as I was that I was going to fly today, I am at least doubly excited that I actually did fly today. I was so afraid something was going to keep me from actually getting up in the air. 123 more words


I Get to Fly Again!

So maybe this is a day early, but I just couldn’t wait to scream it from the rooftops, or type it on a blog. After a month and a half if waiting for paperwork, and about three months of being grounded, I finally get to fly again tomorrow. 125 more words