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My First Oshkosh, Part III (Final)

“She pumped her fist excitedly into the air and shouted, “YES!”, with a little jump at the end. “Thank you,” her mom said, smiling and looking like she just dodged a bullet. I don’t think she realized her daughter had just decided her future…” Continue reading

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My First Oshkosh, Part II

“The next morning I found my logbook, my precious precious logbook… saturated. I had two choices – freak out and start crying over wet paper, or smile at the mark that would eventually dry, but forever remind me of my first Oshkosh experience… ” Continue reading

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My First Oshkosh, Part I

“I mean, I couldn’t believe it – there I was, on merely my second day of Oshkosh, shamelessly taking my shirt off in the cockpit of 79 year old DC-3… these are the things we do for aviation.” Continue reading

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