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Old Aug 26, 2007, 06:06 PM
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Georgia-Hodges Hobbies All Electric Fly-In V2 Sept 29th 2007

It's almost time for the second annual Hodges Hobbies All Electric Fly-in, which will be held on September 29th 2006. The "official" AMA sanctioned day is the 29th, Saturday, but everyone is invited for electric only flying for fun on friday the 28th and sunday the 30th also. $10 landing fee for saturday ONLY, friday and sunday are free open flying. And make no mistake, the aim of this event is FUN and flying. Only basic flying field safety rules will apply, and AMA membership is required. Concessions will be on-site on Saturday only- Hamburgers and Hot Dogs for lunch, $5 a meal, and Barbecue for dinner @ $6.00 for a full meal. Saturday we will also have some of the best pilots in the world for noon time demos, including Mac Hodge's famous 20 foot wingspan B-29. Heli pilots- WAIT till you see the demo lineup we have for you!! There will be several factory sponsored pilots on hand for the demos and to help you set up your heli. There will also be specials in the hobby shop throughout the weekend related to electric flight.

We do expect and have talked to several vendors that have expressed an interest in attending. If you are a vendor and would like to attend to sell or demo, please call me at the number below.

Event coordinator- Bill Davenport
CD- Mac Hodges

Visit the Hodges Hobbies website for local hotel information. There are camper hookups onsite that are available on a first come, first serve basis- please call 866-924-9505 for questions or reservations.

Bill Davenport
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Old Aug 27, 2007, 09:14 AM
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Bill,

Looks like this years event is going to be huge. I can not wait.
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Old Aug 27, 2007, 01:15 PM
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Judging from the response we've had, it should be pretty good. I just got word that Fireman Bill can't make it- dissapointing for sure but now someone else will have a chance in the raffles!!!

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Old Aug 27, 2007, 01:54 PM
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If my travel sched is correct, I won't make it either. I hate it when things slide to the right.
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Old Aug 27, 2007, 02:33 PM
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Bildo, That is horrible news. Who do I need to call to straighten this out?
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Old Aug 27, 2007, 03:31 PM
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Judging from the response we've had, it should be pretty good. I just got word that Fireman Bill can't make it- dissapointing for sure but now someone else will have a chance in the raffles!!!

Bill Davenport
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Thanks Bill I sure wish I could but these dang work related conferences...

I think I just need to give up work altogether!

Like you say though, everyone else will have a chance to win something now!
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Old Aug 27, 2007, 06:28 PM
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Some Col. up at Hanscom. Schedules are constantly changing so you never know. May end up being here for it if things keep sliding to the right.

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Bildo, That is horrible news. Who do I need to call to straighten this out?
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Old Aug 27, 2007, 09:33 PM
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Enjoyed it last year and have been planning on being there for some time .
What a Great place to fly , have fun and enjoy the company
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Old Aug 28, 2007, 06:49 PM
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I will be there
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Old Aug 28, 2007, 07:51 PM
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Getting there on Thursday.....
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Old Aug 29, 2007, 01:17 PM
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I'll be there. We have a RV site reserved for our trailer. It will be a blast.
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Old Aug 30, 2007, 04:26 PM
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My nephew and I plan to be there. Looking forward to another fun weekend at Hodges. (uncle) bill
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Old Aug 30, 2007, 06:08 PM
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Planning to be there with a few scratch built designs and a few arfs and my ark 400 heli.
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Old Aug 30, 2007, 06:50 PM
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Alright Kyle, It should be a great time. Make sure you have a combat foamy ready
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Old Aug 30, 2007, 08:28 PM
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Did I hear combat.....

Kenny
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