Super 8 Oshkosh Airport
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... and then visited awhile. I attended Ripon College for the first 2 years of college, and now my brother teaches marketing there! Small world. We stopped at the library so we could see a model of the Bismarck that he built - out of paper!!!!! Every single bit except the rigging, which is quilting thread, is paper!!! Amazing!!
On the way back, I saw a ...
... also head of EAA safety programs, for a few moments before the talk about the need to emphasize the EAA Flight Advisor program, and we agreed to speak later when both of us have more time.
We next headed out to walk the length of the flight line, looking at the various unusual airplanes. I don't know what is going on, but there just don't seem to be that many different or unique planes as I recall from years past. Even in the main display area, ...
... miles, ate unhealthy food, and looked at various airplanes and exhibits.
One of the neatest areas was the chalet for the US Government, where Alex and I flew the Wright Brothers Flyer simulator, learned about the National Historic site dedicated to the Wrights in Dayton, and visited with a member of the Customs and Border Patrol Pipe and Drum team (he was wearing a kilt).
One of the interesting planes we saw today was a B-17, ...
... out from the Serengeti for a short 1 hr flight vs the 8 hrs back across the bumpy terrain in the jeep then you really restrict your weight down to only 33lbs in total gear for that puddle jumper plane. Just saying take in all aspects before jumping into a ticket booking.
The morning today we spend having some last min quality moments with our kids before driving down to O'Hare to catch our evening flight. I love my ...
On the road again heading to see our close friends Robin and Steve in Sturgeon Bay Wi. Plan to stay and visit for 5 days. We all loved Oshkosh. Amazing Farmer's market. Main Street is closed off and the market is over 2 blocks long on both sides of the street. Beautiful country side. Life is ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed