Hanging Up My Wings

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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby TimTaylor » Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:11 pm

Flew from KGVL up to KGMU again today for another $300 cheeseburger. Had a nice little flight on a beautiful day. It seems that's the only place I fly anymore and each flight feels like it makes less sense than the previous one, but it's still fun and something I enjoy. Oh well, we shall see.

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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby FastEddieB » Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:06 am

Sounds to me like what you need is a change in the routine. Maybe an out and back to Kitty Hawk or Key West or Oshkosh or wherever your little heart desires. Might re-stoke the passion just a little!
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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby TimTaylor » Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:23 am

Probably.

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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby TimTaylor » Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:13 pm

I have finally decided to hang up my wings at the end of November. My budget is getting squeezed tighter and tighter and I don't want to spend IRA and Roth IRA money to rent an airplane. I just did a large Roth conversion and will do one each year for the next 4 or 5 years to get out from under RMD's and before tax rates go back up. I may be back in a year or two when my wife's 7 figure ship comes in, but maybe not.

In the mean time, I'm done here and on CT Flier. So long and happy flying.

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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby 3Dreaming » Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:25 pm

TimTaylor wrote:I have finally decided to hang up my wings at the end of November. My budget is getting squeezed tighter and tighter and I don't want to spend IRA and Roth IRA money to rent an airplane. I just did a large Roth conversion and will do one each year for the next 4 or 5 years to get out from under RMD's and before tax rates go back up. I may be back in a year or two when my wife's 7 figure ship comes in, but maybe not.

In the mean time, I'm done here and on CT Flier. So long and happy flying.


Good luck in your future endeavors.

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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby FastEddieB » Wed Jun 27, 2018 7:58 pm

If you’re still lingering, let me know if you ever want to go up in the Sky Arrow.
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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby drseti » Wed Jun 27, 2018 8:04 pm

Speaking of which, Eddie - I'm going to need your help. I have a be student who wants me to instruct him in his Sky Arrow. (Sorry for the thread drift, folks...)
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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby FastEddieB » Thu Jun 28, 2018 5:38 am

drseti wrote:Speaking of which, Eddie - I'm going to need your help. I have a be student who wants me to instruct him in his Sky Arrow. (Sorry for the thread drift, folks...)


Give me a call or PM/email me about it.
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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby Scooper » Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:41 am

TimTaylor wrote:I have finally decided to hang up my wings at the end of November.


Good luck, Jim. One way or another it happens to us all at some point.
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Re: Hanging Up My Wings

Postby TimTaylor » Fri Jun 29, 2018 12:59 pm

Thanks Stan.


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