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Old 04-16-2019, 06:42 PM
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Just found out today that my job is moving to Plano. Any intel on hangar availability at Aero Country or McKinney for a -10?
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Old 04-16-2019, 07:30 PM
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Congrats on the move to the best state in the USA !!! Doesn?t mean we don?t have idiots in government but the majority of the state is great and we have all 4 seasons too. Yay TEXAS !!!
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Old 04-16-2019, 09:04 PM
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If you need a half-way stop for the family on the way down etc look me up! I hope you guys find just as nice a place down in Tx!
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Old 04-17-2019, 08:30 AM
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If you need a half-way stop for the family on the way down etc look me up! I hope you guys find just as nice a place down in Tx!
Thanks Andy - the move will be great for the family, but I'm bummed to have to leave my airpark home. Hopefully, I'll be able to find hangar space there!
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Old 04-17-2019, 10:32 AM
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There's several fly in neighborhoods around the Dallas area. I've landed at http://hiddenvalleyairpark.org/ a few times. Pretty neat place.
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Old 04-17-2019, 02:46 PM
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My 6A is at aercountry. I recomnend you join the facebook page and post your request there. I know there is space around. I also live in plano, in what area are you going to be?
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Old 04-18-2019, 09:43 AM
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Congrats on the move to the best state in the USA !!!
There must really be something to this Texas thing - so many people say that. Come to think of it, I've never heard anyone here say anything similar about Illinois...
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Old 04-18-2019, 11:08 AM
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There must really be something to this Texas thing - so many people say that. Come to think of it, I've never heard anyone here say anything similar about Illinois:...
Illiwhere?
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Old 04-18-2019, 11:25 AM
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There must really be something to this Texas thing - so many people say that. Come to think of it, I've never heard anyone here say anything similar about Illinois...

What's that saying about grains of salt?

There are three types of people who live in Texas.
1) Texans
2) People who've moved to Texas and like it
3) People who can't wait to get out

Hopefully you'll be in bucket two.

and in fairness, you can substitute ANY State and still have the same 2 categories.
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Old 04-29-2019, 10:06 AM
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Have you found a spot yet?
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