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PFC - PACIFIC CITY STATE, OR
A photo was updated by antlerair on 2014-07-27 21:10:27
OR47 - STRAUCH FIELD, OR
A photo was updated by antlerair on 2014-07-27 20:24:28
S48 - COUNTRY SQUIRE AIRPARK, OR
A photo was updated by antlerair on 2014-07-27 20:15:29
C64 - CAYUSE CREEK USFS, ID
A PIREP was updated by richpiney on 2014-07-26 15:38:06
00S - MC KENZIE BRIDGE STATE, OR
A PIREP was updated by kelly on 2014-07-21 12:49:35
S92 - FISH LAKE /USFS/, ID
A PIREP was updated by Joewcasey on 2014-07-14 14:59:02
55S - PACKWOOD, WA
A PIREP was updated by pilotmike on 2014-07-07 09:12:15
4S6 - TIETON STATE, WA
A PIREP was updated by pilotmike on 2014-07-07 08:56:48
new - Darwin Airstrip, CA
A description was updated by 701driver on 2014-06-27 20:54:22
new - Little Y, UT
A photo was updated by Thorsten on 2014-06-23 07:57:42

 

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