Archives: Letters

From Our Readers Dick Westbrook

Dave: Reading Midwest Flyer Magazine has been a must for me for many decades; it’s the first thing I look for in an airport lobby while on layover.  Hence, I’m very familiar and appreciate your interest in promoting the Iowa … Continue reading

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Letter from Lee Taylor

Hello Dave, Thank you so much for the donation of Midwest Flyer Magazines for our Wisconsin Light Aviation Safety Seminar. Our attendees love picking up Midwest Flyer, along with the other handouts available. Thanks also for coordinating with James for … Continue reading

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Letter from Marcy Drescher & Response from Gordon Hoff

Dave: Just started reading the April/May (2014) issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine. In your editorial you congratulate Gordon Hoff for recognition he received at the MBAA Conference. Then you comment on his hard work to reduce aircraft registration fees in … Continue reading

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Letter from Harold Gifford

Dear Dave: Thanks for the call. After checking I think I goofed and my message to you was not sent expressing my appreciation for your review of my book (The Miracle Landing) in the October/November 2013 issue of Midwest Flyer … Continue reading

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Letter From Ray Perry

Hi Dave: Long time since we did our “crash and splash” poker run at the Eagle River Seaplane Fly-In, Eagle River, Wisconsin. Looking at your masthead, I see that my old high school classmate, Don Winkler, is still on the … Continue reading

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Letter From Gregory G. Gorak

Dave: As a subscriber since 1978, I don’t understand how you can keep getting better and better. The quality of Midwest Flyer Magazine, the articles and graphics are first rate! I look forward to many years to come. Gregory G. … Continue reading

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Letter From Thomas G. Chudy Jr.

Dave: I received the August/September 2013 issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine and read your article entitled “Hidden Treasure At Lake In The Hills Airport,” featuring Ole Sindberg and his “Prescott Pusher.” Is it possible to get contact information for Ole? … Continue reading

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Letter From Vickie Vandenbelt

Dear Dave: I just received a complimentary copy of Midwest Flyer – August/September (2013) issue – and there are some great articles in it. I did see a great article entitled “Giving That First Ride In An Airplane” by Jim … Continue reading

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Letter From Robert W. O’Brien, Jr.

Dave: Read your article on Minnesota revamps taxes on aviation. Well done/good info. Thanks! Robert W. O’Brien, Jr., AAE Executive Director Wisconsin Airport Management Association (WAMA) Blue River, Wisconsin

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Letter From Rich Dalquist

Dave: Good article (about Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signing a bill to change the state tax on aviation), but you missed an opportunity to point out that after the annual registration rate, it stays that way even 25 years down … Continue reading

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