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To: snopercod
Aeronca?

Jeez! My Mom- the old Master Sergeant- learned to fly in an Aeronca back in WWII, at Caspar, Wyoming. I've never been sure if her tale of lashing the prop back on with baling wire and then taking off was true, or just a wee exaggeration.

18 posted on 10/28/2004 1:49:58 PM PDT by backhoe (Just an old Keyboard Cowboy, ridin' the Trackball into the Dawn of Information...)
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To: backhoe

I'm impressed. Your Mom invented safety wire! ;-)


20 posted on 10/28/2004 3:15:05 PM PDT by snopercod (Inflation, it's how wars are paid for.)
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