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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] Re: Landing Pitts


Thread: [Acro] Re: Landing Pitts

Message: [Acro] Re: Landing Pitts

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From: Eric Rood <ericrood at>

Date: Tue, 28 May 2002 21:48:57 UTC


> > Eighteen feet, eighteen feet. You lucky, lucky bas****s. When we were kids,
> > we were so poor we had to land on a strip that was only six inches wider than
> > the wheels. And there was a drop on each side, into a pit full of sharks. It
> > was downhill in both directions and there was always a 25-knot crosswind...

Over here we call that an abandoned  railroad right of way.



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