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Old 03-26-2014, 09:40 AM
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Default No. 506 Flys

Van's RV-12 No. 120506 made it's maiden flight on Monday 3-24-14. All went well and as planned. Almost exactly three years were spent in construction.

I spent most of last week flying with John Albury (Jetguy) in Ft. Worth. I would highly recommend the transition training that he provides. It is not just transition training, it is detailed preparation for your first flight.

Paul Eeds
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Old 03-26-2014, 09:52 AM
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Default Congratulations!!

Paul, congrats on the new fledgling
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Old 03-26-2014, 10:50 PM
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Congrats!! Any PIREPS worthy of mentioning? Heavy Wing or anything like that?
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Old 03-27-2014, 06:22 PM
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Congratulations, Paul, one more RV-12 flying in North Carolina! We are now half a dozen flying and more to come (2 more builders in the RTP area that I know).
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Old 03-27-2014, 08:03 PM
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Congrats!
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