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User currently offlineCanadianNorth From Canada, joined Aug 2002, 3395 posts, RR: 9
Posted (10 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 1145 times:

Hi everybody!

Did a search, didn't find much, So I guess the point of this topic is.... Who's airport has the best weather vane?


I'd say ours here at Whitehorse, Yukon (YXY/CYXY) is definetly near the top of the list... An old DC-3 that has been recently taken down from its pole, fixed up into exellent condition, and put back up, painted in a classic Canadian Pacific colour set, and continues to sit up on the pole, giving everyone who passes a chance to see what runway is in use that day. (the 3 is rigged up to always point into the wind, unless of course there isnt a wind.)

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Anyone beat that?
CanadianNorth


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User currently offlineRareBear From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 553 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (10 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 1105 times:

I think you've got it, CanadianNorth. That's the neatest weathervane I've ever seen.


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