Monthly Archives: October 2011

Mount Dora Seaplane Splash-in


Here is my promised follow up my post regarding the Mount Dora Seaplane Splash-in. When the City of Tavares, Florida, population 13,000, announced a few years ago that they would be using a government grant to redevelop their downtown Lake Dora waterfront … Continue reading

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Small Town Politics and Aviation


Don’cha just love local politics? Mount Dora is a small, quaint lakeside town, nestled in the hills of Lake County Florida, about 30 miles northwest of Orlando. The town has a New England feel to it, due to many its … Continue reading

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Flying to Fort Lauderdale Executive


It has been a few years since my last flight into Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, KFXE. I usually file to Boca Raton or Palm Beach, as it is more convenient to my Dad’s house. My first trip to FXE was … Continue reading

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