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I love this time of year, the flying weather is here, and in Oregon, I can trade my sweats and slippers for shorts and Birkenstocks.
But above all else, I enjoy the daily ritual of getting more excited about EAA AirVenture Oshkosh - it's @EAAupdate's Countdown Clock that keeps me going...and going...and going.
On the years that I host an Airplanista #Oshbash event (this year it's Tuesday, July 29th, 5:30PM - 7:30PM in the Press Tent), June is the month that everything begins to come together. One of those tasks that has now been completed is to find some great aviation companies willing to support what I do by donating some awesome SWAG for door prizes.
And today, Sporty's Pilot Shop stepped up by throwing down with a $369 Sporty's SP-400 Handheld NAV/COM Aviation Radio to be given to one lucky #Oshbash attendee. How cool is THAT?
I have always been a fan of Sporty's, they have some great people working over there. The person who made the decision to donate this valuabe prize is just one of the reasons Sporty's has been successful:
Watch this space as I announce other prizes as we get closer to #Oshbash.