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by LeftyWriter
Fri Apr 05, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your first...
Replies: 83
Views: 4984

Re: Your first...

Sounds like fun. Here are my answers: ...European airport: London Heathrow (LHR) ...N-American airport: Corpus Christi (CRP) ...S-American airport: not yet ...Asian airport: Hong Kong (HKG) - transit stop to SIN ...African airport: not yet ...aircraft: DC-9 (TI) ...widebody aircraft: DC-10 (National...

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by LeftyWriter
Thu Mar 21, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hobbies?
Replies: 29
Views: 3530

Re: Hobbies?

Lifelong aviation enthusiast (Imagine that)
Writing (blogging, short fiction, working on my first novel)
Scuba
Cruising
Geocaching (usually when cruising to a new port or finding scuba caches)
Board games (Pandemic, Dead of Winter)

Back in my younger days, skydiving.

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by LeftyWriter
Mon Mar 18, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 231
Views: 29710

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

I'm just your average, aviation enthusiast, self-loading cargo type. Out of curiosity, the diver in me would love to see gates open up at RTB and CZM. Do any of y'all foresee that in the future? It sure would be convenient to fly out of HOU to those diving meccas.

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by LeftyWriter
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How many prop planes in your logbook??
Replies: 54
Views: 2551

Re: How many prop planes in your logbook??

My list is definitely much shorter than most of y'all's:

BN-2 Islander
F-27 Friendship
EMB-120
Jetstream 31

If you count my rides to altitude as a skydiver:
C-182

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by LeftyWriter
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What is the common thread in all us airline geeks?
Replies: 28
Views: 1446

Re: What is the common thread in all us airline geeks?

Lonnnnng time lurker here, and I thought this might be the best place for my first post. I've been an aviation enthusiast since I can remember. In high school, while some of my friends would talk about how cool the '65 Mustang was, I'd think that it had nothing on the "real" Mustang, a P-...

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by LeftyWriter
Fri Mar 15, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What is the common thread in all us airline geeks?
Replies: 28
Views: 1446

Re: What is the common thread in all us airline geeks?

Lonnnnng time lurker here, and I thought this might be the best place for my first post. I've been an aviation enthusiast since I can remember. In high school, while some of my friends would talk about how cool the '65 Mustang was, I'd think that it had nothing on the "real" Mustang, a P-5...

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