1000 hours! Where were you or where would you like to be.

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1000 hours! Where were you or where would you like to be.

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Just logged my 1000th hour, flying over golden ears at 7000 feet. Beautiful day, month and year.

Let me know where you where when this monkey finally jumped off your hump.

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Climbing through 8000 for FL180 from YEK to YYQ. Remember it vividly. It also meant that I got a raise.
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Teaching x-wind landings in a 152. It was good at the time but glad to have moved on.
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Good question Otter envy.

You're gonna have me thinking about that all day now.

Where would I like to be?

-istp :smt017
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I was flying an Aztec, 1500 feet climbing out of Baie-Comeau enroute to Sept-Îles, Qc. I had the good fortune of having my partner taking pictures of it all! Good memories!
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Post by ettw »

Between Sept-Isles and Schefferville, probably at 9000' in a Beech 99 on the 23rd of June, 1993.

I remember looking at my watch constantly while my captain wondered what i was in such a rush for. When I told him that I had crossed the 1000 hour mark he rolled his eyes.

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Post by just curious »

Somewhere in the Maritimes, likely near Chatham, Sevogle, Dunphy, or Bathhurst, in a 172 or an Aztec or a Tri-pacer in 81.

Might take me 1000 hours to find my original logbook to find it. But I remember the plane places and people just fine.

Now if you're asking when I first reached 1000 hours on the airplane I fly now, nope can't remember that. For a slow airplane the last 10000 hours have gone by really fast.
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Somewhere between yyt and yvr.
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Doing my longest overnight medevac ever!

From Alberta to Whitehorse in a dark snowstorm, back to Edmonton, and back to Northern Alberta.

Great trip, struggle to stay awake, no working autopilot.

Do it again in a heartbeat.

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It was last month, I was over CYNA at FL210, enroute from YZV to YBX
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1000hrs

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500 ft above the trees chugging along @ 100
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Right seat in my EMJ 190 @ FL 390 over the Sioux.


.......Thanks dad!
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carnie wrote:500 ft above the trees chugging along @ 100
Classic! I probably heard you that day on 22.8 too :wink:

I hope to be flying on a twotter on the coast for my 1000th hour
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1000th hours teaching in a C-150
2000th in a Bech 2000 doing a medevac to the city centre airport
3000th doing my PPC training in a Beech 350
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Post by young grasshopper »

1000 hours...remember it vividly. Right seat in a twin otter running an assortment of goodies - KFC, pop, chips, and candy to Lutsel'ke, NT from Yellowknife. Healthy eating at its finest in that community...Good times...
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Right seat in a Beech 200 medevacin' down to CYXD. That wasn't too long ago actually. :D
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Post by FlyerGirl »

A while back...sitting in a 152 with my student doing the run-up! Watched the hobbs click over and felt the smile on my face...had been waiting a long time for that one!
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young grasshopper wrote:1000 hours...remember it vividly. Right seat in a twin otter running an assortment of goodies - KFC, pop, chips, and candy to Lutsel'ke, NT from Yellowknife. Healthy eating at its finest in that community...Good times...
Ahh the health food charter! :D
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Post by Hedley »

Boy, am I weird. I haven't a clue what I was doing when I clicked over 1000/2000/3000/etc nor could I really care.

The only thing that matters is how well you flew last time. Who cares what you did 10, 20 or 50 years ago.
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Hedley wrote:Boy, am I weird. I haven't a clue what I was doing when I clicked over 1000/2000/3000/etc nor could I really care.

The only thing that matters is how well you flew last time. Who cares what you did 10, 20 or 50 years ago.
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