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Author Topic: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am  (Read 191 times)

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Offline Frank v B

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New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« on: November 27, 2019, 04:06:24 pm »
Please mark your calendars for the New Year's Day tradition at the field.  Come watch Andy wear the ugliest looking bathing suit* over his snow suit.

Meet at Tim's Woodbine before-hand.  I should be there by about 9:15.  At 8:55 9:55 we do the procession of idiots to the field.  Usually we have to park on the shoulder of the road and walk in.  We have had beautiful days where we could drive in and we have had brutal days where it was one quick circuit and outta there.  We then meet back at Tim's for a de-brief, re-heat and sanity check.

Why am I telling you this now?  Three good reasons:
1) Please put it on your calendar now.
2) Please pay your 2020 TEMAC dues at the AGM next week (Wednesday) so you are legal.
3) Please pay your MAAC dues so you are insured.  No MAAC, no New Year's day flying please.


Frank

* How ugly is it?   I bought it for him and yet he proudly wears it every year.

« Last Edit: November 27, 2019, 09:38:47 pm by Frank v B »


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Re: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2019, 04:19:39 pm »
Count me in.

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Re: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« Reply #2 on: November 27, 2019, 05:57:38 pm »
Marked on my calendar!
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Re: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« Reply #3 on: November 27, 2019, 06:35:31 pm »
It doesn't need to go on my calendar. Even though I am retired, I still know what day it is. 

(Most of the time.) :)

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Re: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« Reply #4 on: November 27, 2019, 09:40:57 pm »
Bruce,

re: "Even though I am retired, I still know what day it is."

There is no test as long as you are there on the right day!   ;D ;D
Loved your comment!

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Re: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« Reply #5 on: November 27, 2019, 10:29:03 pm »
There are only 2 main category days:  Flying days and Non-Flying days.

The Non-Flying days are further divided into:

Repair Days
Build Days
Gluing Days
Running around trying to find stuff for the above days Days.

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Re: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« Reply #6 on: November 29, 2019, 02:58:10 pm »
@davidk
There are also time allocated within the defined build/gluing/repair days for deep thinking (preferably with eyes closed) on next steps or next model and generally reminisce about days of old when one was flying in the warm sun of summer...

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Re: New Year's Day flying at Rogo Field Jan 1, 2020, 10 am
« Reply #7 on: November 29, 2019, 05:26:04 pm »
David,

re: Guy's reply "......There are also time allocated within the defined build/gluing/repair days for deep thinking (preferably with eyes closed) on next steps or next model and generally reminisce about days of old when one was flying in the warm sun of summer..."


Some of our members are clearly DREAMERS.   ;D ;D

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