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    Default Hes my Sunday flyer....

    1946 Aeronca Champ...

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    I got my PPL on one of those back in 1972!
    TonyN

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    Great Plane! Only one I have ever been able to make a 360 turn using only rudder while keeping the wings level......

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    I too got my private ticket in one 1955.
    I flew one across the Strait of Gibraltar from Rota Spain to Tangier in the 60s.

    Alas I can't even get in one now .

    Paul
    Salome, AZ

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    This one is a bunch of 1sts for me.....

    - 1st airplane
    - 1st tailwheel
    - 1st tube and rag

    It is a pure joy to fly! Its what I use to make my Saturday morning biscuit runs....


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