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View Diary: Flying the B-52 - Part 2 (113 comments)

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  •  Landing a small plane at a former 52 base... (3+ / 0-)
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    NYFM, terabytes, billmosby

    ...is surreal. I've landed Citabrias and 172s at the former Castle AFB (11,800 foot runway) in Atwater, CA and nothing will make a pilot feel like a gnat more effectively...in a Citabria one could easily land and takeoff >10 times before running out of runway. Awesome experience.

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