Hmmm..do you like low flying aircraft?....then here ya go!

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Here's a thread about the SILENT WINGS MUSEUM in Lubbock, Texas.... In memory of the GLIDERS and their airmen.

 

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It gets much better

One controlling lift over drag is the best.......
controlling momentum....
This is just cruising around with nice craft
Imagine going to WAR with props almost in the Sea
Where does one think all those people got trained........

Thanks for sharing that Frank.

Beautiful country! And, nice footage of some good flying.
 

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Relax
It gets much better

One controlling lift over drag is the best.......
controlling momentum....
This is just cruising around with nice craft
Imagine going to WAR with props almost in the Sea
Where does one think all those people got trained........
Sometimes when we get new folks on here, I type "Welcome from Salmon River Country!" And now by this video ya'll get to see what that is.

Ah, yes my backyard. Excellent video. Sure makes me wish I was still flying for sure, but I don't think I would like to contend with the traffic out there now.

We have been found!!

Ahab, State of Idaho does some maintenance, some strips are private and some US Forest service.

There is a book out there that is the story of the Johnson Flying Service ,Based in Missoula MT and here in Mccall, ID back in the old days.
" Fly The Biggest Piece Home " is the name of the book IIRC.
fun bit of history.
 
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frank8003

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Sometimes when we get new folks on here, I type "Welcome from Salmon River Country!" And now by this video ya'll get to see what that is.

Ah, yes my backyard. Excellent video. Sure makes me wish I was still flying for sure, but I don't think I would like to contend with the traffic out there now.

We have been found!!

Ahab, State of Idaho does some maintenance, some strips are private and some US Forest service.

There is a book out there that is the story of the Johnson Flying Service ,Based in Missoula MT and here in Mccall, ID back in the old days.
" Fly The Biggest Piece Home " is the name of the book IIRC.
fun bit of history.
where is the chart
 
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