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« Reply #15 on: March 29, 2019, 09:12:32 AM »

Ha ha, small world!

CHC Helicopters I think.  Nick Ledger.

I work with the opposition Tongue

Re paragliding I'm sure you've heard the phrase 'If you could see what the air was doing you wouldn't be flying in it'. Hehe.  Still good fun though.  I hope that other paraglider was ok.

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« Reply #16 on: March 30, 2019, 05:23:54 AM »

Spent some time working offshore many years ago, helo's were our regular taxi to work. Once had a memorable early morning flight from Aberdeen to Stornoway, mostly low level through the hills. No cameras in the pockets back then which was a shame, some epic views.

Also, another lapsed PPL pilot here, been pondering paragliding or paramotoring as a budget way to get back in the skies these days. Nice to see some other flyboys here.

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