When Airplanes Come Alive

Nov. 09, 2022 | Share This Post:  

Over my two decade tenure flying full scale airplanes I’ve come to realize there are memorable moments when an airplane comes to life if you take the time to notice them.  The first for me being back in 2002 on...

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Initial Commercial Multi Check-ride 11/07/22

Nov. 07, 2022 | Share This Post:  

The best way to pull off a band-aid is quick.  I figured to knock out the initial commercial multi it would best be done by packing as much training into a short period of time as possible.  The plan was...

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High Sierra Fly-In October 14 – 16, 2022

Oct. 16, 2022 | Share This Post:  

You never know who you meet in aviation.  While at Triple Tree looking at an RV-8 to garner some ideas for my build I met Neil.  Later that week I ran into Neil again at Sun N Fun.  As it...

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Iqualit Canada – September 3-7, 2022

Sep. 03, 2022 | Share This Post:  

Story to come.                                               

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Imagine Dragons – Atlanta 08/30/22

Aug. 30, 2022 | Share This Post:  

The kids had never been to a concert before so I figured Imagine Dragons would be a great opportunity to take them to a show.  The nearest venue was in Atlanta so I invited Atlanta RV-10 buddies to join us...

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Iowa State Fair 08/13/22 – 08/14/22

Aug. 14, 2022 | Share This Post:  

With an invitation to visit a buddy of mine at the Iowa State Fair I invited Lance to take the flight to Iowa in Skyscraper.  Lance and I loaded up and departed X04 for Iowa.  After sleeping a night in...

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Mackinac and Traverse City, Michigan and back to Orlando

Jul. 29, 2022 | Share This Post:  

After the kids and I had such a great experience at Mackinac last year I was excited to show it to Karrie this year.  Luckily for us about 3 minutes after we called the horse taxi  from the FBO, a...

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Fredericksburg and Oshkosh 2022 Edition

Jul. 28, 2022 | Share This Post:  

With the conditional inspection due and Osh on the horizon we decided to combine two trips into one.  We loaded up the plane and headed to Carl’s house.  While in Dogwood we took Carl and Anne for a ride so...

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Roswell UFO Festival! July 1 – 3, 2022 (75th Anniversary of the Roswell Incident)

Jul. 03, 2022 | Share This Post:  

With the 75th Anniversary of the “Incident” at Rowell coming near I decided to plan a trip to see the festival the city put on.  Brandon and Darren both volunteered to come along from Orlando and Andy from Dallas.  We...

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