Flying the Magic Hour

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  1. rwellner98

    rwellner98 Line Up and Wait

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  2. evapilotaz

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    Love the video with all the greenery but what is the magic hour?
     
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    It might have something to do with all that "greenery" that the FAA doesn't approve for use by airmen. ;)
     
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    mscard88 Touchdown! Greaser!

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    Oh shoot I googled

    In photography, the golden hour is the period of daytime shortly after sunrise or before sunset, during which daylight is redder and softer than when the Sun is ...
     
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  6. Chip Sylverne

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    The time of day when the soft, golden light makes all women look more beautiful and men more handsome. Funny how it also coincides with cocktail hour.
     
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    That’s more likely to be Closing Time....last call.
     
  8. Mtns2Skies

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    Great video! I can't wait until I'm good enough in the 180 to make it into your place.
     
  9. Justin M

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    Great video!

    Is it time to get your brother to cut the grass on the runway?
     
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    Liked the video,anytime I’m flying is like my magic hour.
     
  11. evapilotaz

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    Me getting the plane down in one piece is my Magic hour lol
     
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  12. rwellner98

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    I think that's no coincidence...

    Someday!

    What!? Why!? Then I'd have to use the brakes!
     
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    Great video.... that runway needs a mower....
     
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    Or bigger tires!
     
  15. rwellner98

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    Yeah, that's on the short list for sure...
     
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    Well you do have all that grass hanging off your wheels when you're flying. :D
     
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    I though this was a thread about medflight pilots......
     
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    Great video!!!
     
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    Beautiful. It's now my mission to stake out those farms. Respectfully, of course. ;)
     
  20. rwellner98

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    Yeah, the POH says it has to be there...

    We might be able to arrange that. PM me.
     
  21. Oblivion

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    PM sent. Pretty sure I've got a pin for you in Google Earth. ;)