AOPA Fly-In - Livermore, CA - June 21-22, 2019

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  1. Daniel L

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    I've registered for the Fly-In. Coming from Sacramento so it'll be a really really short flight for me. Anyone planning on attending?

    I'm going to come in on the 20th in the early afternoon hoping to squeeze in 18 holes next door. I signed up for the $99 package for the ground courses on Friday and Saturday. I'm really looking forward to it. I just read over the NOTAM and safety packet for the flyin downloaded from the aopa website.

    I hope to meet some of you there. If anyone living in the Sacramento area would like to sandbag with me, I'd be happy to have company. I won't be sharing my tent. My plane is based at KSAC.

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    My wife and I live in Napa and will be there with our newly purchased RV9. It’s my first fly in and I cant wait! Would love to meet some fellow POAers!


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  3. Daniel L

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    At last, AOPA released the schedules for the seminars and endorsable ground coarses for the flyin.

    For the tuition courses for Friday, the only one I'm interested in is the long range VFR flight planning from 1-4pm.

    So, the morning free seminars I'll take is the Leidos hosted seminar 1800wxbrief: the best of the future of flight service 9-945; 11-1145 AOPA town hall.

    Saturday tuition courses look better for me. Flying on the Edge: Controlling your aircraft in an emergency 9-12; Aircraft Maintenance 1-4.. The free seminars on Saturday don't have much pull for me to skip any tuition seminars.
     
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  4. Crashnburn

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    Hi all, I’m driving in from Sunnyvale the21st with YF & MIL so won’t be attending any seminars. Still, have expect to see a lot of planes and vendors there. I’m thinking about wearing my steampunk aviator’s helmet and flying goggles for awhile along with an aviation related T-shirt.
     
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    I might be in the area for business, so I may pop in on Sunday. See how things go when I get there.
     
  6. Daniel L

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    The event ends on Saturday afternoon. There will be nothing to see on Sunday.


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    Thanks for the information, I thought it was a Saturday/Sunday thing. I would have checked it more carefully this week when I book flights to KSFO.
     
  8. Daniel L

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    well if you can still make it on saturday a bart will take you close to livermore and a quick uber to the airport

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    Looks like the meeting starts Saturday, so I'll arrive 21 June, Friday. It will be a snap decision if I attend, depending on a number of factors.
     
  10. Stan Cooper

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    I'll be attending Saturday, driving down from Santa Rosa.
     
  11. Daniel L

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    Im not going after all.

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