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I fly when I can.






 The Aeronca Champ that I got my Tailwheel endorsement in.


One short final in the Champ coming into Falcon Field (FFZ)


Volunteering for the Civil Air Patrol


Sheble Aviation is where I finished my Land and Sea rating.  Above is the Lake Buccaneer and the bottom is the Beech 18 on floats that I got to ride in.

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Ep. 08 - Flying to San Manuel Airport

This audio is my son and I departing Tucson international airport (KTUS) on a flight to do some landings at San Manuel Airport (E77) recorded in May 2019. _________ Find the podcast on most podcatchers like  Apple Podcast ,  Stitcher , or  Overcast Reach me on⇢ ✈︎ twitter: @DesertPilotTrev ✈︎ facebook: DesertPilot Podcast ✈︎ email: trevor@desertpilot.com 

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