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Old 04-03-2012, 09:27 AM
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Default First flight...

First flight with an RV-4, SE-XZV in Sweden... Click the link and you will see that I got the RV-grin...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=viwzS5HnHic
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Old 04-03-2012, 09:43 AM
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Default Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!

Tomas, congrats on the fledging of your bird

Looks like you enjoyed yourself for sure.
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Old 04-03-2012, 09:46 AM
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Default Congrats

Good job, enjoy your new plane.

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Flew to Osh 11,12,15,17,19. SNF 2013. West to Cali /Washington/Vancouver/crossed the Rockies north to Red Deer east to Moosonee and over to maritimes. South to Jekyll Isl, cedar key, and Key West etc. 6 trips and 17 islands of the Bahamas. Flown turtles and dogs for Pilots n Paws too. Love our Rv's
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Old 04-03-2012, 10:30 AM
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Default Congrats!

Great work! That is such an accomplishment!
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Old 04-03-2012, 08:21 PM
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Default Awesome!

Congrats!!!! Enjoy your creation!
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Old 04-04-2012, 07:55 AM
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Thanks for sharing your flight. You seemed very comfortable.

Interesting that there was a bit of turbulence off the end of the runway, like every runway I have ever landed at!
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Old 04-04-2012, 08:39 AM
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Grattis Tomas, flygutprovningen ?r j?ttekul och man l?r k?nna sin k?rra fint.

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Old 04-04-2012, 12:39 PM
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Default Congrats!

The RV Grin...it bridges all language barriers!

Congratulations, Tomas! I loved the shots from the cockpit!
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Old 04-05-2012, 02:05 PM
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Congrats Thomas. Enjoyed the video. Enjoy your RV4 like I do mine.

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