Rescue pilot- Tadeusz Augustyniak has passed....

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    A close friend of mine, Tadeusz Augustyniak (81), passed away last Thursday (06 January) morning here in Cracow.

    He was a member Tatra Mountain Voluntary Rescue Service and one of the best polish rescue pilot. In 1963 Tadeusz Augustyniak piloting an SM-1 helicopter made the first successful flight to the Valley of Five Polish Tarns. The first on-duty regular helicopter rescue service in Zakopane was launched in 1975...

    Have a blue sky Tadeusz... :salute:

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    Sorry to see him go.
     
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    R.I.P. Tadeusz.
     
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    Rest In Peace - He looked every part the dashing rescue pilot. 8)
     
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    Sorry to hear. :salute:
     
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    sorry to hear that. brave and honorable men are a short commodity.
     
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