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Old 07-13-2014, 08:21 AM
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Originally Posted by fdmurphy44 View Post
. After several calls to them it was decided that they really weren't interested in our activities and that "we should have transponders and fly by VFR rules" (see and be seen). Be aware of their activity and always keep an eye out for the close encounter of any kind. There are always many types of aircraft in the vicinity and many airports within 20 miles of WesMar.
Years ago some of us carried a small "Smoke Bomb" picked up at Forestry Supply. They were cheap and easy to attach to glider. Had a short pull string. You will be seen. Used for landing out read of wind direction. Ones that don't start fires maybe better choice.
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