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Newest 170 Pilot

Postby rnealon1 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 2:09 am

I had the pleasure sending my son on his first solo in our 170B:


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Re: Newest 170 Pilot

Postby beaverbill » Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:32 am

Clearly a good day for both of you. Congratulations!
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Re: Newest 170 Pilot

Postby GAHorn » Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:34 am

CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU BOTH!
'53 B-model N146YS SN:25713
50th Anniversary of Flight Model. Winner-Best Original 170B, 100th Anniversary of Flight.
An originality nut (mostly) for the right reasons. ;)
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Re: Newest 170 Pilot

Postby Hineywheel Bill » Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:02 am

Congratulations! A first solo is always exciting but to get to do it in a classic taildragger like a Cessna 170 is even more special!
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1948 C170 N3815V
1951 C170A N1490D
1946 C140 N76447
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Re: Newest 170 Pilot

Postby c170b53 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 12:29 pm

Really nice, a proud moment for both of you, nice.
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Re: Newest 170 Pilot

Postby DaveF » Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:31 pm

Congratulations! There's a young man getting the right start in aviation.

I remember well the first time my son soloed 55C.
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Re: Newest 170 Pilot

Postby rnealon1 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 5:19 pm

Thanks to all

It was a leap of faith, but a good one!

Bob
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Re: Newest 170 Pilot

Postby 170C » Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:15 pm

That's super! Congratulations
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