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Socorro page 2: Including Jon's pictures of Friday morning, preparing Oscar 2, and Saturday mornings flight, the Very Large Array and dinner with Jonathan and Lara.
More media flight photos from Jon Radowski.

Our rental car. Who would have known a station wagon could be so cool!




Building Oscar 2.

Oscar's donor basket.


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Mike Shrum making the special supportive floor with Colin Graham doing whatever Colin does in the background.


Colin's arm and the floor piece before refinement.


The cabled 'basket'.


Floor is installed.


Burner test.


Saturday Morning

Oscar 2 flies!


Mike Shrum actually trusted Barry to fly La Ristra! Barry boxed the field and then saw fit to land in the middle of nowhere!






The Very Large Array



Jon looks like something out of a Woody Allen movie here.

The maintenance and assembly barn. Hope its under warranty.


Snowing in Albuquerque. No Santa Fe yet again!

'The Range' Restaurant on Menaul.


But dinner with Jonathan (of the March Co.) and Lara made up for not being able to visit Santa Fe.


Contact us:

Aapex Sunrides

Mail: Po Box 255, Uwchland Pa 19480

Launch: 1012 North Pottstown Pike, Chester Springs Pa 19425

Phone: 610-458-7050

Fax: 610-458-8735


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