RIP MIKE MANGOLD!

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  1. FLYBOYJ

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    With a heavy heart I've just learned that Mike Mangold was killed flying his L39 today at Apple Valley CA. I had an up and down relationship with him but he was a friend and mentor. Blue Skies Mike! Say hello to Bob and Doug for me! :cry:
     
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    Blue Skies and tail winds...
     
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    Sorry to hear that Joe. My condolences.
     
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    Sad news Joe. My condolences to all family and friends.
     
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    Dang that stinks, I'm sorry to hear that Joe.

    Blue skies Mike.
     
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    Just read the news,my condolences......
     
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    My condolences. Sad news indeed.
     
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    Terrible news indeed. A sad loss. :salute:
     
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    Sorry for the duplicate post I made; I didn't see this one.

    RIP Mike.
     
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    Sorry to hear. My condolences to family and friends.
     
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    Too young to go. I know his thoughts were on his passenger. Do we know who he/she was?
     
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    Sad to hear, my thoughts are with his friends and family.
     
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    Sad to hear...Condolences Joe
     
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    Thanks all! There is a local service for him being held this Saturday at Apple Valley, Ca., his home town. On January 3 there is a public memorial being held at his hangar at Apple Valley Airport. I may try to get out there to attend.

    I've heard nothing about the other person who was with him.
     
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    A sad loss.
     
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