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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: "Rparker" <rparker at>

Date: Tue, 28 May 2002 22:27:44 UTC


  I'm surprised we have heard nothing from Florida and gator alley before the
Interstates. Where are you Florida ?
Bob Parker
Mena, AR.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Eric Rood" <ericrood at>
To: <llowe at>
Cc: <acro at>; <acro at>
Sent: Tuesday, May 28, 2002 4:38 PM
Subject: [Acro] Re: Landing Pitts

> > > Eighteen feet, eighteen feet. You lucky, lucky bas****s. When we were
> > > 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
> Over here we call that an abandoned  railroad right of way.
> ER


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