Agate Lake Float Fly; April 19-21, 2013

A beautiful, sunny, seventy-two degrees, a very slight breeze, Agate Reservoir filled to capacity, freshly mowed green grass and the soothing drone of distant IMAC flyers practicing at the nearby flying field all made for another spectacular opening event for the Rogue Eagles flying year!

We are fortunate to be graced with the majestic Mt. McLaughlin serenely presiding over Agate Lake.

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Below we see the "Gathering of the Faithful" getting ready for the NorthStar 100+ mph sky dance.

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A NorthStar at speed!

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Richard Pekarek's gorgeous custom designed and build water bird modeled after a Sea Fire prototype.

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John Gaines' exquisite model of an American Champion Aircraft Super Decathlon.

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Phil Baehne's Spruce Goose out for its first float test.

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Martin Sherman's Neptune (ARF)

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One of several Bruce Tharpe Engineering Ventures at the Lake this weekend. This one belongs to John Gaines.

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A nice Pulse.

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Thanks to a pensive John Gaines and many others who put together a great event.

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