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The Maple ridge swap meet has been cancelled today.
It took a while to get our cancelled Christmas dinner back on track however the end result was well worth it. We had a very large attendance and the atmosphere was full of laughter. The food was great and I … Continue reading
Dave C is building a Wellington Bomber. Here is his progress so far, q uite amazing.
Hi Folks, The Annual A.G.M. for R.C.F.C.B.C. will be held at Rickys All Day Grill 8720 – 204th Street Walnut Grove. (it is in behind the McDonalds on 88th ave, actually at the end of 204th) see link. Turn South … Continue reading
To You All The fact that there may be a rumor I’ve left the country is not true. I’ve with help from the kids managed to clear boxes out of the strategic area. I can now eat, feed the dog, … Continue reading
Dave C is having fun towing up his gliders. Good one Dave. Do you Toe Sopwith camels? Anyway, looks like a good time was had by all at the new field near Vernon https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipOhk26mDLhLU53wW2qEpVTBCKNxw2HVEqjlMTCE0Tq0u-v7uGHNg12K0ip9A4hzlg?key=RUlaYWlTQkh0UU1ubUdxcDNfME1Kc20wLVNWTi1B
Here are some shots of the lake at Shushwap and some of the planes. The silver Bullet of the the late Gerry Freck went like a rocket and Dave Collis’s Kingfisher flew very well.
The silver bullet is being restored to flying condition and should be ready for Shushwap. Modifications will include some markers on the top wing to stop it disappearing in the low cloud. A rudder for steerage and replacement of a … Continue reading