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    Frank, just keep standing upright, putting one...

    Frank, just keep standing upright, putting one foot in front of the other and keep on having as many birthdays as you can stand!
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    As a Canadian, I was only an AOPA member in order...

    As a Canadian, I was only an AOPA member in order to have access to the US Airport Directory. When I got Foreflight over 5 years ago I cancelled my membership.
  3. I made a point of checking it out at Oshkosh as...

    I made a point of checking it out at Oshkosh as it was one of the very few or the only new aircraft on display this year. It's a very good looking SLSA because it's a rip-off(to be nice, a clone) of...
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    Ya right, and if my uncle had breasts he'd be my...

    Ya right, and if my uncle had breasts he'd be my aunt!
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    You left out much of the story. Uncle Einar...

    You left out much of the story. Uncle Einar bought the first car dealership in Oxnard, California and made a fortune. Ten years later he sold the business and invested the substantial proceeds in a...
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    When the following events occur, I'll become a...

    When the following events occur, I'll become a convert to 100% electric plug-in vehicles and buy one. Until then, I'll remain a skeptic:

    -When they can eliminate range anxiety and travel for at...
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    Bede and all the other EAB and Certified...

    Bede and all the other EAB and Certified fraudsters that litter the failed GA graveyard, in total, don't come close by comparison to the Eclipse VLJ, the greatest financial failure in the history of...
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    I don't have anything to contribute but I really...

    I don't have anything to contribute but I really like your use of aircraft pieces as art and sculpture. I've never seen this used before as part of an art installation but it's the kind of thing that...
  9. Sorry Stan, but this is all way too much Jetsons...

    Sorry Stan, but this is all way too much Jetsons and Buck Rogers for me.

    I'm ridiculously skeptical because I take all the fanciful emotion out of it and only think about the exhaustive variables...
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    Wow, that's a picture of horrific damage you...

    Wow, that's a picture of horrific damage you posted. Again I'll say it, you are a very lucky dude. Perhaps you should give some serious thought and consideration to Sam's suggestion of building a...
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    It's a big, beautiful warbird that looked...

    It's a big, beautiful warbird that looked impressive sitting at show centre. Canada has 2 of them at the National Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa and the Shearwater Aviation Museum in Shearwater,...
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    Will you get a chance to meet up with them...

    Will you get a chance to meet up with them somewhere?
  13. Unfortunately and inexplicably, this appears to...

    Unfortunately and inexplicably, this appears to be SOP for Oshkosh accidents. I have wktnessed some awful events on 36-18 during and outside of show times where emergency response times have been...
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    Bang on. Sky King was either a catalyst or...

    Bang on. Sky King was either a catalyst or furthered an already love of airplanes and aviation. But you also have to admit that The Honeymooners encouraged space travel--"To the moon Alice."
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    Randy, glad to hear you're not one of those...

    Randy, glad to hear you're not one of those crazy, sypllitic-minded bikers who I see driving down I-41 without helmets. This is what I see every year during my Oshkosh week and I'm gob smacked that...
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    Ah Frank, I'm so sorry for your loss but so happy...

    Ah Frank, I'm so sorry for your loss but so happy that, once fully recovered and healthy from your minimal injuries, you'll be able to put Humpty/Babette back together again. Given your flying...
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    Sorry Bill, as Sgt. Shultz use to say,"I know...

    Sorry Bill, as Sgt. Shultz use to say,"I know nutting." Just what's in the online schedule.
  18. NO! Actually it's the first and possibly the...

    NO! Actually it's the first and possibly the second row of people standing in front of the fence on flat ground that block the show from the majority behind them trying to see. Many bleachers in...
  19. Sorry Wrongway, I don't get your equivelancy. If...

    Sorry Wrongway, I don't get your equivelancy. If you're referring to costs for UL's, LSA's, HB's and the choppers that all play at the UL runway, have you checked out the completion price of a Just...
  20. Thanks Sam, I will email the suggestion/comments...

    Thanks Sam, I will email the suggestion/comments as noted.
  21. Sam, thanks for the clarity. I, and I'm sure many...

    Sam, thanks for the clarity. I, and I'm sure many others here appreciate definitive fact-based responses from HQ that put an end to speculative opinions, heresay and zero evidenced based info that...
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    In one of the pilot bios it said he and his...

    In one of the pilot bios it said he and his Spitfire pilot partner bought a 2 seater at auction 10 years ago. I assumed or misinterpreted this to be the Siver Spitfire.
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    Bill, looks like you're in luck. They'll be in...

    Bill, looks like you're in luck. They'll be in Colorado Springs on August 23. They're flying the 2 place, same as yours.
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    Airplane stuff or not, I want to add to this...

    Airplane stuff or not, I want to add to this thread. In 1974, I had a Mercury Capri, the German made version. A great looking sports car.

    My summer only car is now a 2017 Miata GT, meteor grey...
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    I think you have your songs confused. "American...

    I think you have your songs confused. "American Pie" was about the day the music died, Feb. 2, 1959, Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper and Richie Valens in a plane crash.

    The song you are probably...
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