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Old 07-19-2022, 02:06 PM
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Originally Posted by TASEsq View Post
We ended up having a great day.
Excellent! Glad to hear it!

Originally Posted by TASEsq View Post
...for a bloke who is passionate about flying aeroplanes I was certainly born in the wrong country (for aviation related things anyway!)
Many countries around the world are even worse. But yes, I realize that I am very fortunate to have been able to come to the US to pursue my passion for aviation; Most people around the world do not have this opportunity!

Originally Posted by PilotjohnS View Post
Last I checked, Palmdale has the Blackbird Airpark next to the Joe Davies Park. It has a few SR71's on display. Very impressive.
Yes, an SR-71 and an A-12 which is actually the very first Blackbird. Plus an F-117 and a U-2. Joe Davies Air Park has lots of fighter jets, one of the shuttle-carrier 747s, and the Triumph - a Rutan creation that I think would be of interest to any airplane geek, especially us Experimental fans.
RV-6, 6A, 7A, 9A, 10, & 12 pilot/co-owner. Aeronautical engineer, researcher, lecturer, author. Stanford, Boeing, etc.
Worked on wind-tunnel research, on design & modeling of rocket & jet engines, control systems for UAVs & spacecraft, jetliner maintenance planning, lab tests & computer modeling of innovative aero structures, future airplane designů But I have always wanted to work for a small company, on airplanes optimized for fun rather than profit, and no airplane is more fun than an RV!
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