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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] Re: flying?


Thread: [Acro] Re: flying?

Message: [Acro] Re: flying?

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From: Gil & Phyl Tellier <giltel at>

Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2001 06:14:20 UTC


  I totally agree, having just learned that there can be as much as a
million people in a major sports stadium. Gives one pause for thought. I
wonder if our medical will next include a thorough background check by
the FBI and refusal to permit any flying by foreign nationals without a
waiver? And the list goes on............
Gil Tellier, IAC Ch. 49

Chris Huey wrote:

> I completely agree. If one of these fanatics flys a airplane into a
> sports stadium (full of people) before the FBI gets to them it is all
> over for VFR flying. The government needs time to sort all these
> bastards out. There will always be the possibility of attack from air,
> ground, etc.. But if it happened now ....I do not even want to think
> about it. Read in the paper today further attacks were supposedly
> planned for Sept. 22. Chris
>      ----- Original Message -----
>      From: James Mcfarland
>      To: acrolist
>      Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2001 9:19 AM
>      Subject: [Acro] flying?
>           ok, we are in deep doo doo over this.  we will be
>      flying when the powers that be say we can.  it is their
>      decision.  I don't think we should necessarily be lobbying
>      anyone to let us fly until they deem it a ok from the point
>      of finding some of these bastards, and being sure we are not
>      going to get hit again  by any other fanatics we have
>      invited to our party. I would rather not fly now, and be
>      able to fly for the rest of my life in 2 weeks or 2 months,
>      than to fly now and keep our government from getting to the
>      bottom of solving these immediate dangerous and outrageous
>      problems. We need to support solving long term problems, and
>      let go of our "need" for more immediate gratification.  I
>      love acro and i love flying, and i want to fly, but i also
>      have no other body to trust buy our leaders.  God's speed to
>      them!!!!!!  jamesjames mcfarland
>      IAC 28261   EAA 9030577
>      Zlin 242L 242WK
>      East Lansing, Michigan
>      Hot tub Czar


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