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June 10, 2013

A fantastic day spent at Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge

The landing gear extended as the flier approached the runway. With seeming effortlessness, he made minor adjustments to the wings, flaps tilted, rudder shifted and he came steadily on. A cross-breeze embraced him and an obstacle appeared but another reflex allowed him to sail over with just a hair's breadth of clearance. With the grace of design and the confidence of a thousand identical landings, he touched down in a perfect landing ... and let out a loud triumphant "honk!"

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