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Old 08-23-2020, 05:22 PM
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Thanks guys.

In my defense - the plane had just received an annual and was considered airworthy.

The guy who built it had more RVs that he had put together, and his flying buddy (who was also present) was an A&P/IA.
Awesome story Hans... so glad you made it back in one piece. Many others would have probably died trying to get that thing home. Someone needs to go check the other planes that guy built and that A&P/IA buddy's other work before they kill someone.
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it sure would make an interesting movie.
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