Archives: Letters

Letter from Richard Schmidt

Harold (Green): I read with great interest your article on traffic patterns (Pilot Proficiency, Dec 2015/Jan 2016). I think it is a good idea to remind pilots of the correct procedure for approach, landing, and departing from an uncontrolled airport. … Continue reading

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Letter Noel Allard

David: Congratulations on being named the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame Writer of the Year! Your spirited and informative publication Midwest Flyer Magazine is a benefit to all Minnesotan and Upper Midwest flyers and aviation businesses. We claim you as … Continue reading

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Letter from John Craparo

Hi Dave: Thank you for the coverage of our gyroplane flight in the December 2015/January 2016 issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine (Pilots Crisscross USA In Experimental Aircraft & Set World Records). I received eight (8) messages from individuals who said … Continue reading

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Letter from Thomas P. Curran

Hey Dave: I sent you a complimentary copy of my book, “Millionaire Legacy.” My goal in writing the book was to share the real story behind Sean D. Tucker, Capt. Julie Clark, Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III, and others. My … Continue reading

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Letter Arlene E. Engels

To The Editor: I don’t know who sent me your magazine, but I enjoy reading of the Piper world today. Much change. We were in business for 40 years and flew and sold and repaired Pipers, raised four (4) flying … Continue reading

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Letter Joel Navickas

Dave: Great magazine! Thank you! Joel Navickas North Oaks, Minnesota

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Letter Perry Hofer

Dave: Thank you for the magazine. (I) look forward to getting it. Maybe someday Midwest Flyer Magazine will adopt South Dakota! Perry Hofer Doland Aerial Spraying Doland, South Dakota Well, Perry, South Dakota is one of 12 states within the … Continue reading

Posted in June/July 2015, Letters, Sections | Tagged | Leave a comment

Letter From Allen Alwin to Harold Green About CFI

Hello Harold:   (To: Harold Green, Contributing Editor) I read your very good article at my local FBO today (LVN), while I was waiting for my student to arrive. At the end of your article, you reviewed the options for … Continue reading

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Letter from Aarsvold

Dear Dave: It is true that we all play a part in runway incursions. Hopefully, we can all play a part in avoiding them. At non-tower controlled airports, I have observed a common habit of many pilots. I, too, was … Continue reading

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Letter from O’Lena

Dear Dave: I enjoy reading about how others use their airplane. Your story about John Matson in the Aug/Sept. 2014 issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine struck a chord with me. I also have been blessed with the ability to fly … Continue reading

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