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Old Dec 01, 2012, 07:21 AM
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depending on how busy work gets i may be able to come out for a little bit and get a couple throws on the DLG
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Old Dec 01, 2012, 02:13 PM
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Give me a call if you are going out and I meet you. Just go home from airport and going to charge battery.
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Old Dec 01, 2012, 02:14 PM
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just got back about 20minutes ago i went out for a short lunch break, there was another guy there with a little quadcopter as i was leaving
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Old Dec 02, 2012, 10:52 AM
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Sorry I missed you Korey. Got out about 4:00. I was at one end of the field and Thomas at the other. Great flying WX. STNMTN later today.
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Looks like we all missed ea other I realized I foolishly did not post up before I went out....

No flying for me today, but hope to catch up soon.
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 05:56 PM
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not sure whats going on but i went to dfc2 for a little bit after work and there was a bunch of holes everywhere that were accessing the pipe caps underground. hopefully they dont plan to start building there anytime soon
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 07:30 PM
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The City of Dunwoody sold the property I believe to two different companies. Could be one. It's just a matter of time before they distroy DFC-2. The original intent was for it to be a park but the citizens voted it down. Few far sighted residents in Dunwoody anymore. BTW, on the other side of Shallowford, where the hospital once stood is another small area for park flyers. I have not flown there - yet.
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 07:39 PM
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The City of Dunwoody sold the property I believe to two different companies. Could be one. It's just a matter of time before they distroy DFC-2. The original intent was for it to be a park but the citizens voted it down. Few far sighted residents in Dunwoody anymore. BTW, on the other side of Shallowford, where the hospital once stood is another small area for park flyers. I have not flown there - yet.
got an address for me? i wouldnt mind going to check it out, as long as i have someplace to throw my dlg around i am happy
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 08:06 PM
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Just what we need.... Another crappy strip mall or mixed use condo development that remain vacant. Don't people understand supply and demand- the bubble has burst and 2013 does not look good fiscally speaking.
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 08:17 PM
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it is a term heard all too often in real estate: highest and best use.

Parks are rarely given any considerations...
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 08:34 PM
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it is a term heard all too often in real estate: highest and best use.

Parks are rarely given any considerations...
Yup. Parks don't generate revenue like that of a well planned development. Unless your name is Disney
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 08:36 PM
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It's kinda depressing to see it go away. I could see myself really enjoying dfc2 for DLG.
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 09:01 PM
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Hasn't gone away yet but it's time is limited. The other site is just north and across Shallowford Rd.from DFC-2. If you turn left to leave DFC-2 you come up to Shallowford Rd. Look SLIGHTLY TO THE RIGHT and you should see a "cleared" strip. It's slightly below street grade and not as large an area as DFC-1 or 2.

Also, over where the mental health facility was (Brook Run Park) there is a reasonable field for DLG, micros, park flyers and helis. It's off New Peachtree Rd.
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Old Dec 07, 2012, 08:56 PM
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Anyone thinking about flying Saturday?
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Old Dec 07, 2012, 09:00 PM
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i'll throw something in the car incase i am not busy tomorrow and can come out
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