Ww2aircraft gathering in New Jersey?

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  1. Marcel

    Marcel Well-Known Member

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    Hi guys,

    Chris (Njaco) and I are planning to meet in April. I'll be in the States for a little more than a week, for a congress in Boston and then meet up with Chris in New Jersey the weekend after. I'll be arriving in Philladelphia in the afternoon of friday April 12th and leave on Sunday. We were thinking of inviting some of you guys living in the neighbourhood to join us, maybe on Friday night? It would be you one chance to meet the allmighty moderator Njaco and one of your European brothers on this forum, namely ... Eh... Me :lol: I promise I'll do the best I can to speak understandable English ;) (although I expect all of you to be fluent in Dutch of course)

    Our plans are not fixed, yet, apart for the Saturday evening when both Chris and I are spoken for if I understood Chris correctly. Maybe Chris can chime in on this?

    So if you're interested, please contact me or even better, Chris as he is the local guy.
     
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    While I would love to meet up with the both of you, (and anyone else that shows up), I have taken a vow to never set foot above the Mason / Dixon line again.
    But you guys be sure to take a lot of pictures, especially of the Saturday night festivities!
     
  3. Njaco

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    Where I live is below the Mason-Dixon so haul yer azz up here!!

    Ok, we can have a get together with some folks on Friday evening or...I'm getting a studio for Saturday so we can jam with the band. I think it holds about 30 people so anyone wants to come, let me know!
     
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    I originally told you guys (actually Chris) that I can be there that weekend, and hopefully I can.

    But here's the caveat......

    My daughter is a college gymnast and there's a chance that she can qualify for the national championships which are scheduled for that weekend. If she qualifies (which she did last year), I'll be heading to Shreveport, Louisiana for that weekend.

    If not, I'll be jamming with you guys. I should know for sure about ten days prior.

    Let you know.

    Steve
     
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    I would love to, but there is no way I could make it.
     
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    I'm on the other side of the country so I won't be there, but sure wish I could be
     
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    Very cool. Somebody insult Njaco for me and direct his ire towards Lucky13.
     
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    Bit of a hike for me. Might make it if I leave now!
     
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    Ok, I won't do that again...and Jan, stop eating the cabbage and sauerkraut!!! whew!
     
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    Sounds like this could be a dangerous .. er, I mean great, get together, especially the jamming session. Lots of pics required, and, of course, good-quality sound and video of the jamming session!
     
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    Chris, unless Mason and/or Dixon have moved the line New Jersey is outside the line
     

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    It's been moved up temporarily so meatloaf can get to NJ
     
  16. Njaco

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    Yeah, I just remembered that Charles and I had a conversation about this a few years ago. Apparently my mother fudged the truth when I was an impressionable youth....
     
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    Yeah, mothers do that a lot. It's always quite a shock when the outside world renders its assessment
     
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    Santa, the Tooth Fairy, how "Special" you are,....Well maybe you are still special, short bus, perhaps, but special none the less.
     
  19. Njaco

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    Yup, she always said I don't have to be the loudest on the short bus- I'm still special......




    makes me wonder what she meant?.............
     
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    I am only 6 lottery numbers short of meeting you guys.

    Geo
     
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