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Airworthiness Inspectin

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My BF9-2 received its airworthiness certificate today, 14 years and 4 days after I started building it. The inspector is a good friend of mine from the FAA (yes, there are many good people in the FAA!). The squawk list was 10 items long, and half of those were log book entries that needed to be made. I had all but one of the safety items completed before leaving the hangar today. So all you builders who think it's taking a long time: Don't give up. It is so worth it! My wife nearly cried when I called her on her cell and told her. I won't be flying for another week or two, but it is oh so close.


Danny


P.S. I'llpost some picswhen my genius computer-son can help me.
 

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