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Thread: [Acro] Re: flying?
Message: [Acro] Re: flying?
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From: Gil & Phyl Tellier <giltel at earthlink.net>
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 >