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Help Me I Am On Finals!  
User currently offlineBacardi182 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 1088 posts, RR: 1
Posted (12 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 1099 times:

Why do people keep calling the last leg of the traffic pattern finals? Isn't it final?!?!

amazing that a a search in the data base for the word "finals" found a total of 2472 matching your criteria...


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User currently offlineSerge From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 1989 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (12 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 1056 times:

Lol, I have wondered that myself.... here in the US, at least in North Dakota, we say "turning base to final" or "on final"...etc...

...Serge  Smile/happy/getting dizzy



User currently offlineIainhol From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (12 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1017 times:

That is spotters for you! They get a lot confused, it is hardly surprising when you are that far down the food chain.
Iain


User currently offlineFlyf15 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (12 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1001 times:

"Finals" I can deal with..."Right Final" or "Left Final" on the other hand...  Big thumbs up

User currently offlineNZ767 From New Zealand, joined Nov 2001, 1620 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (12 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 976 times:

Sheesh, here we go again!  Nuts

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