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by flyingwithpecos
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:33 am
Forum: Bush Flying & Specialty Air Service
Topic: Belly Fuel Tank for a Beaver
Replies: 21
Views: 2492

Re: Belly Fuel Tank for a Beaver

This Beaver has an engine extension, Sealand tip tanks, belly tank as shown in the above picture, Alaska door, new floats, extended baggage behind Alaska door... and yes a glass cockpit. 3300 pounds empty/5000 hours total time.
by flyingwithpecos
Mon Jan 31, 2011 10:31 am
Forum: Bush Flying & Specialty Air Service
Topic: Belly Fuel Tank for a Beaver
Replies: 21
Views: 2492

Re: Belly Fuel Tank for a Beaver

One fuel stop with Belly tank.... 100 Mile House BC to Ontario border. Sealand in YBL did the rebuild.
by flyingwithpecos
Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:27 pm
Forum: Bush Flying & Specialty Air Service
Topic: Fire Suppression, WaterBombers, AirTankers, etc...
Replies: 14
Views: 33037

Re: Fire Suppression, WaterBombers, AirTankers, etc...

Nice description North Shore,

It can be slightly different for some though. I had never even seen a forest fire up close... but that changed in a hurry when I found myself in California at the controls of a bird-dog with a huge bomber on my butt. On the job training.
by flyingwithpecos
Sun Apr 18, 2010 7:54 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Peter Shewring's Life Celebration May 1st
Replies: 0
Views: 527

Peter Shewring's Life Celebration May 1st

Peter Shewring's Life Celebration will be held on May 1st at the Shell Hanger at the Victoria Airport. The event will start at 3pm, and everyone is welcome to come and share your stories and meet Peter's wonderful family. A catered dinner and drinks is planed, so please come and enjoy the day in a p...
by flyingwithpecos
Mon Mar 22, 2010 5:43 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Peter Shewring, Canadian aviation icon, passes on
Replies: 64
Views: 8681

Re: Peter Shewring, Canadian aviation icon, passes on

Pecos would call me every Christmas morning from Whistler, I'd be somewhere in the world with family by my side. That crazy Merlot voice on the other end of the line would draw me to his side. "Hey big Daddy, just calling to see what trouble you are into, you one eyed armadillo!". How could I ignore...

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