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aeroben

Member since May 09, 2012

aeroben (aka Ben D )

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Aviation Photo of the Day: “The most beautiful dream…” | Airplanology

Aviation Photo of the Day: “The most beautiful dream…” | Airplanology

The most beautiful dream that has haunted the heart of Man since Icarus is today reality.

~Louis Bleriot

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Photos from the EAA Museum

Photos from the EAA Museum

What better way to learn about engineering, engines, electrics, and other awesome things than by learning about aviation?

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Christmas aviation reading: High Flight | Airplanology

Christmas aviation reading: High Flight | Airplanology

High Flight. Nicely sums up the spirit of flying.

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The 12 Days of Christmas at the Airport: Day Twelve! | Airplanology

The 12 Days of Christmas at the Airport: Day Twelve! | Airplanology

12 days of Christmas, aviation style.

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The Curse of 6664N | Airplanology

The Curse of 6664N | Airplanology

The narrative of my last flight in Beech 6664N, which I now believe to be cursed. I've never been a superstitious man, but the problems I've had with this airplane I haven't had with any other. I don't plan to fly it again.

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The Space Review: The Overview Effect at 25

The Space Review: The Overview Effect at 25

The Overview Effect. Seeing the planet from above changes your perspective on things.

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Paleo Diet In A Nutshell (Infographic) | DrVita

Paleo Diet In A Nutshell (Infographic) | DrVita

This is a many type of diet I can actually handle.

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Restricted area? What restricted area?

Restricted area? What restricted area?

Video grab from my latest flight.

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The all important question to ask when you are young...

The all important question to ask when you are young...

Brilliantly stated. What If Money Was No Object? What would you do with your life?

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Removing the Terror of Flying Into Alaska's Capital | LiveScience

Removing the Terror of Flying Into Alaska's Capital | LiveScience

Having flown into Juneau hundreds of times I know this fear all to well. I can remember 1 time landing in Juneau getting blown around and all of a sudden looking down, across the aisle and seeing water below the window. There was no shortage of screaming people on that ...

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Salvador Dali Style Clock

Salvador Dali Style Clock

A real life melting clock inspired by the works of Salvador Dali.

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Grumman Albatross

Grumman Albatross

The Albatross. 20,000 pounds. 3,000+ horsepower. Noisy, heavy, sky-blottingly large, and just an awesome flying machine.

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TBM Avenger Side Shot | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

TBM Avenger Side Shot | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Pretty hardened craft for it's day. More detail below...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grumman_TBF_Avenger

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Free Spirit Spheres

Free Spirit Spheres

Ever wanted to spend the night in a sphere suspended in the woods of Vancouver? Here's your chance.

http://freespiritspheres.com/

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It's Monday

It's Monday

...however...also good from Tuesday through Sunday"...

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Announcing the Gentlemint Podcast.