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Old 12-29-2012, 08:04 AM
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Default One more milestone

Well, another RV Grin....

Some of you might remember this shot. I took this the week before my son headed off to university. He helped me build this flying carpet....

Well, Ben decided to move to Marseille, France to get his degree instead of staying within easy flying C-GOGO has been flying for a year, and he had not had his first flight!

We took care of that this holiday. The sky opened up yesterday ....

Yep...he was happy. So was I. I was really looking forward to sharing this experience with him

And finally....the famous RV GRIN

Thanks again Ben! Glad I could share this with you. I guess Im going to have to add extended range tanks!
Chris Hepburn
Ottawa, ON
Renew 12/21
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Old 12-29-2012, 10:13 AM
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Awesome pics, Chris.

I saw that mound of ice and snow in front of your hangar door yesterday. I was thinking it was going to be a bit of hard labor to dig it open...

RV-8 C-GURV (Flying since Nov 2004) - Sold
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Old 12-31-2012, 07:02 PM
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Default AWESOME!! looks cold up north! Brrrr....chances are Ben
will have the RV grin frozen to his face till springtime!
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Old 01-01-2013, 06:49 AM
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wow, that last pic is priceless. congrats.

the n # reminds me of a canadian couple i know. rus legare was a national

ski champ years ago and called him wife gogo. nice nice nice.

Happy New Year
TURBO YES =VAF= Payed Jan2021
Ed D'Arcy
RV6-A 5,300+ hrs, R-44 1,600 hrs, Helicycle traded for 33 FFR coupe, 300 young eagles flown
Stuart, Fl / East Hampton,Ct / Virgin Gorda, BVI - villa sold.
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Old 01-01-2013, 09:00 AM
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Default Congrats Chris!

It must be incredibly satisfying to share the "RV grin" with your son. Congrats and Happy New Year.

Rob Erdos
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