ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] Re: flying in Russia
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Thread: [Acro] Re: flying in Russia
Message: [Acro] Re: flying in Russia
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From: "Robert P. Lockard" <rob at oraclewizard.com>
Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2002 14:55:22 UTC
Gunther, Good luck if you find out anything let me know. I have been talking to the Russian embassy here in DC and all the data I have so far for this round world trip is I must pay a Russian navigator for the privilege to fly there. So far it looks like the navigator tab will be about $4,500. Now, I read not too long ago, a VFR corridor opened between Alaska and Russia. If this is true, then the Russian government may have lightened up. Lining up avgas is also proving to be a problem. I’ll check with the embassy again. I got an idea, to hook up with one of the acro pilots there in Russia and have her/him to act as my navigator. I wonder if they will let me do that? Good luck on your trip. If you get any good information let me know. Later, Dive / Fly Safe -Rob ---- Original message ---- >Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2002 09:59:27 -0400 >From: "Dr. Guenther Eichhorn" <gei at head-cfa.harvard.edu> >Subject: [Acro] flying in Russia >To: acro at gf24.de > > >Hi, > >I will be in Dubna, Russia in October. Does any of our Russian >colleagues have a connection there that would get me flying >(either acro or sightseeing)? > >Guenther > > --- Robert P. Lockard Independent Oracle Consulting Database Design, Development and Admin. IMPORTANT: This e-mail is intended for the use of the individual addressee(s) named above and may contain information that is confidential privileged or unsuitable for overly sensitive persons with low self-esteem, no sense of humor or irrational religious beliefs. If you are not the intended recipient, any dissemination, distribution or copying of this e-mail is not authorized (either explicitly or implicitly) and constitutes an irritating social faux pas. Unless the word absquatulation has been used in its correct context somewhere other than in this warning, it does not have any legal or grammatical use and may be ignored. No animals were harmed in the transmission of this e-mail. Those of you with an overwhelming fear of the unknown will be gratified to learn that there is no hidden message revealed by reading this warning backwards, so just ignore that Alert Notice from Microsoft. However, by pouring a complete circle of salt around yourself and your computer you can ensure that no harm befalls you and your pets.