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Old 06-27-2018, 05:27 PM
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Congrats! The more you fly it, the more you will love it.
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Old 06-27-2018, 05:53 PM
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Well done mate, u and Pheonix have a buetiful plane . Get it over to PLR to show it off. 👍👍
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Old 06-27-2018, 05:56 PM
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the unspoken word: respect

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Old 06-27-2018, 06:06 PM
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Congrats on the great first flight!
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Old 06-27-2018, 06:08 PM
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What an auspicious event!
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Old 06-27-2018, 08:58 PM
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Congratulations, Bill. Nice job. Hoping to see her in North Alabama (Decatur, Cullman or Moontown) some time...after the Phase 1, of course.
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Old 06-27-2018, 09:13 PM
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Congratulations on the first flight! How does she handle on climb out?

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Old 06-27-2018, 11:07 PM
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Congrats, I happened to be thinking about my first flight, which was a year ago today, when I read your post.

You will really enjoy flying the 14. Well done.
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Old 06-28-2018, 06:18 AM
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How does she handle on climb out?
Perfect, no tendencies, better than expected. The thunderbolt IO-390 is so smooth. Really happy with it.

Thanks everybody
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Old 06-28-2018, 06:21 AM
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Really exciting to see! Keeps the dream alive.
I think Steve's comment "respect" was well stated.
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