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DAHL Fund Fundraiser: LUFTHANSA Junkers Ju52 Experience & 825th HAMBURG Port Festival

DAHL Fund Fundraiser: LUFTHANSA Junkers Ju52 Experience & 825th HAMBURG Port Festival

Old Jan 15, 2014, 3:28 am
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Originally Posted by pilotddd
Just flew an empty 747-400 from SFO to LAX. I wish I could have loaded it with Flyer Talkers.
LH flew a 744 into Marana yesterday.

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/D...030Z/EDDF/KBGR

Sadly no chance to load any FTers, the seats were removed before the ferry flight.
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Old Jan 15, 2014, 6:24 pm
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Wednesday evening and we are at $1975. Another $25 and iluv2fly will put in his $2000 match. Just a warning we have another wonderful match to post shortly.

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Old Jan 15, 2014, 8:50 pm
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Originally Posted by Capt Denny
Wednesday evening and we are at $1975. Another $25 and iluv2fly will put in his $2000 match. Just a warning we have another wonderful match to post shortly.

Capt. Denny
Great news. I know the next matching commitment will be extradordinary!
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Old Jan 16, 2014, 9:43 am
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Just threw in $25, so I guess it's time for iluv2fly to cough up that match.

Who knows, maybe I'll get to see how that 787 sim handles compared to a Grumman Cheetah or Cessna 172...
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Old Jan 16, 2014, 9:52 am
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Thank you uavking for reaching the $2000 mark. iluv2fly put in his match of $2000 and the total is $4000. While all the donations were coming in shcooper1 contacted me and said when we reach $5000 he will match the amount. Wow! for just another $1000 we get an additional $5000,
Are there any other matches out there once we reach $5000.

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Old Jan 16, 2014, 2:42 pm
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I'm in. Just donated. Wish I could do more - can't wait to see that $5000 match kick in.
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Old Jan 16, 2014, 5:14 pm
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Originally Posted by uavking
Just threw in $25, so I guess it's time for iluv2fly to cough up that match.
Thank you and to everyone who contributed. Match "coughed up!
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Old Jan 16, 2014, 7:02 pm
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Originally Posted by iluv2fly
Thank you and to everyone who contributed. Match "coughed up!
Thanks for your wonderful gesture!
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Old Jan 16, 2014, 11:28 pm
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Originally Posted by LufthansaFlyer
Thanks for your wonderful gesture!
^ iluv2fly did an amazing mitzvah! Very generous!
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Old Jan 17, 2014, 7:42 am
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Originally Posted by Capt Denny
Thank you uavking for reaching the $2000 mark. iluv2fly put in his match of $2000 and the total is $4000. While all the donations were coming in shcooper1 contacted me and said when we reach $5000 he will match the amount. Wow! for just another $1000 we get an additional $5000,
Are there any other matches out there once we reach $5000.

Capt. Denny
Thanks shcooper1 and iluv2fly. That's amazing generosity! Go ahead and book your next TATL flight in coach, LufthansaFlyer!
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Old Jan 17, 2014, 8:05 am
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Originally Posted by NewbieRunner
Thanks shcooper1 and iluv2fly. That's amazing generosity! Go ahead and book your next TATL flight in coach, LufthansaFlyer!
Hmm you saw that huh??? Indeed next LH TATL booking will be in economy.....the things I do for a good cause.....
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Old Jan 17, 2014, 3:08 pm
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Originally Posted by LufthansaFlyer
deadline for entries is January 25, 2014 at Midnight US Eastern Time
Originally Posted by Capt Denny
Our current total is $4375.
Originally Posted by Capt Denny
shcooper1 contacted me and said when we reach $5000 he will match the amount.
Wow! for just another $1000 we get an additional $5000
^

Last edited by Kagehitokiri; Jan 19, 2014 at 3:04 pm
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Old Jan 19, 2014, 7:18 am
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Good Morning! We are moving right along to the next match goal. Our current total is $4375.

Last year with your help we gave out 17 scholarships and are currently accepting applications for 2014. The recipients have to attend an accredited college flight program and maintain a "B" average. When Capt. Dahl attended San Jose State in California he won a $2000 scholarship by writing an essay titled "Why I Want To Fly". Therefore we ask each applicant to write their own essay with the same title.

In 2013 we gave two $5000 scholarships and fifteen $1000 scholarships. The remaining funds we collect go into our general fund so we can continue to give out yearly scholarships. Our administrative costs are less than 2% and all the board members are volunteers.

Thank you again for your support.

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Old Jan 19, 2014, 10:16 am
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I'm made a donation but forgot to include my FT handle
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Old Jan 19, 2014, 11:54 am
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Originally Posted by dhammer53
I'll make my donation after I load my Paypal account. I'll do anything to make iluv2fly pay up. ^
Just sent in my $25 donation. I noticed that when I clicked through on Paypal, you can use a credit card to make your donation.
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