On the way...
158kts, level 6500', George ON. CHT #4 still warm having just finished climb.
These gals sold more raffle tickets than anyone. Three grand in one hour if memory serves.
The beer folks. Business was brisk.
Map of the event
Note list of officially scheduled events: Beer, Football, Beer, Food. Top that, OSH!
Dinner at Lucille's after the Fri beer social
The Daves and Kaufman's at Lucille's.
The hand dryer in the washroom was a hit. http://www.dysonairblade.com/homepage.asp for more info...
McDonald's soda area has a Tom Stafford theme to it.
Russ Daves: Raffle Ticket Salesman (Saturday morning)
and the people shots begin....
The Mig-21 in the museum (J model I was told)
Watching the OU/UT game in the museum. We'll have beer here in '11
MJ and Claudia counting the raffle cash!!! $12,000 as it turned out.
Joe from ECi
Our cooks!!! (3) types of meat and 2nds for all.
The one and only Red Marron....the guy who started it all.
Red's walking cane holding down the money that went to the children's charities. The symbolism was not lost on me.
Food line: Note Russ Daves Red Raiders hand gesture.
Red thanking folks for the award to him presented by Larry Vetterman.
Stephen (who guarded the cash all night) and Sharon (from the FBO) just before the charities got the money. Typical LOE...the cash was in (2) plastic beer cups.
Barbara from charity #1 getting her $6,000.
Jason from charity #2 getting his $6,000.
The winner of the 25% discount on 340 Stroker engine:
The winners....(phone numbers cropped out - I'll be contacting those that didn't pick up their prize shortly).
Braum's after the banquet for ice cream (35 RV folks).
Next to the last plane to leave Sunday a.m. - the only real picture of a plane I took.
Finding the tailwind sweet spot (middle screen). Autopilot still climbing to 7,500'. Ended up getting 184kts after leveling off at 7500'.
The folks that made the event go as smoothly as it did....and they promised to do it again next year!