Category Archives: Flying

Views from above

Every now and then, the view from an airplane is breath-taking.  Don’t know if these recent photos rate that description, but I did enjoy them.

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Take Me Out to the Airfield

A amiably warm day, a gentle breeze, an azure sky and 4 vintage taildraggers gracefully lumbering down a runway whose silence is only gently disturbed by the heartbeat of four engines warming to the task of taking their cargo aloft. … Continue reading

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Ye Olde Colonial Aeroplane Flye-Inn

The Yellow Cub needed a long flight to stretch her wings after being stuffed in a hangar for too long. Stormy received an invite to the Williamsburg-Jamestown Airport’s WWII aircraft fly-in so we made every effort to get her in … Continue reading

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Zoom, zoom

Last Sunday beamed brightly at Seymour Johnson AFB and for the thousands who attended the airshow, it was a spectacular day.  Kudos to all the attentive and helpful airmen/women who worked so hard and pleasantly to insure the safety, comfort … Continue reading

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I finally got that “shot”

No time to ramble on about the airshow at Seymour Johnson AFB this weekend, just wanted to share this photo:

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Heavy Iron and Happy Birthday

Two weeks ago, an extraordinary event occurred at Johnston County Airport.  The Heavy Iron finally arrived and we had the honor of seeing 2 award winning Cubs (2012 Best Cub at Oshkosh and 2 time winner at Sentimental Journey) on … Continue reading

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A fall flying day

Last weekend while we were out in the little plane, I tried to capture video of our flights with my GoPro camera.  Those of you who know me, also know that my GoPro Hero 3 is the single most frustrating … Continue reading

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