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... Competitions – for example one I attended at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Aberdeen Maryland, and National Competitions – for example the one I attended at the Manned Spacecraft Center in Huston, Texas. At age 14, my club ranked 7th in the team standings for our region! I scored a few medals and trophies, but if my memory is correct, not nearly as many as my kid brother Mark. Since he was in a lower age bracket and had the benefit of my ...
St. Augustine, the oldest city in the US, but doesn't look it :)
Great walking city, lots of restaurants, and on the water.
- Went to the Fountain of Youth in the rain, but got a feel for it...interesting.
- After a fairly mellow & rainy day in St. Augustine, took off for Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Wednesday ...
DAY 29 ..... Tuesday, June 17th ..... In Transit
DAY 30 ..... Wednesday, June 18th ..... Melbourne Beach
Yesterday we were up early and made the 220+ mile road trip from Edna's to London's Gatwick Airport.
Then after enjoying the lounge it was up, up and away on BA2039 back to Orlando. An enjoyable flight 'up front' but it was strange to look over to Andy and see him facing 'backwards'.
It was our first arriving back in the US ...
... someone working on your boat, it means you have absolutely no privacy. Bummer. Even if the repairman is a nice person, it is still an invasion of your space. And he was here for several days in a row. We also had some electrical work done but this was a pretty quick fix. Unfortunately, we still have to have our oven fixed. Let's hope we can find the part that we need since our Calliope is almost 40 years old! The second unpleasant experience occurred when our neighbor ...
... a month ago. This thing is huge but not (by far) as huge as the Saturn V rocket used in the moon [Apollo] missions. By the photos, you may be able to get some perception of size. The only word... "Massive". Unfortunately, we were 5 days too early to see a launch that was going to take place at the space centre. During our time at the KSC, we got to see the assembly building (which is still one of the ...
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