A pro at Work

Posted by on Saturday, August 30, 2008 at 8:05 am

There are not many Otter pilots in the country with the experience of our chief pilot Randy Winters. He has over 30 years flying float planes. Almost 20 of those years with us.

Here is a sped up video ( it actually took 4 minutes) of Randy sailing the Otter to the dock last weekend. When the winds are high ...read more.

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A visit from the Fed’s

Posted by on Monday, August 25, 2008 at 8:18 am

Transport Canada is the regulating body which oversees the aviation side of our business. They sometimes drive in to see us, sometimes fly and some times copter in. It is not often we have choppers land on our break wall so when it happens it becomes a news worthy event.

The Transport Canada Helicopter from Thunder Bay approaching ...read more.

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Little helper

Posted by on Friday, August 22, 2008 at 8:06 am

It has to be interesting for a kid to see an aircraft being worked on.

Our grand son Zach is quite interested in the goings on in the hangar.

Marcel takes a little time to explain in simple kid language, an aircraft engine.

Sure beats watching TV.

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A day in the life

Posted by on Monday, August 18, 2008 at 8:59 am

Those who’ve fly out of our place over the last few days have seen a new little guy around. Our daughter Krista is visiting for a few weeks with her two boys. Jonas is only 2 months old so he doesn’t follow me around yet, but Zachary is 3 1/2 so he is like my shadow.

It must be a ...read more.

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Getting ready for spring

Posted by on Wednesday, April 23, 2008 at 8:39 am

I’m often asked, “What do you guys do in the winter?” Well, it is actually quite busy around here in the winter months. Karen and I spend a lot of time traveling to sport shows, attending meetings, working on marketing etc. The real work though is done in the shop. We are fortunate to have a good shop and ...read more.

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