A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Flight to Hampton

February 1, 2020
Emilie Phillips

We haven’t been flying in a while. First the Bearhawk was in the shop getting new fabric and paint on the gear legs and paint on the wing tips. Then I broke my thumb. Tyson spent a week installing a uAvionics ADSB transceiver in the Bearhawk to comply with new FAA regulations. In my opinion, […]

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BFR and Second Trip to Maine

April 23, 2018
Emilie Phillips

This Monday I took vacation to do my BFR at Hampton. I had the whole day off, so I continued up to Maine to tag more airports. Bill Rose at Hampton gave me my tail wheel endorsement in a Cub back before my first solo in 2011. I thought it would be fun to return […]

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The New England spring flying season has gotten a slow start. In April, it rained. In May, it rained cold and steady drizzle for days. Finally, May 20th, we saw our first sunny weekend. The weekend was packed with events. There was the Hampton flea market with all sorts of priceless aviation rubbish. Post Mills […]

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Lunch at Hampton with Thor

March 6, 2016
Emilie Phillips

We’ve known Thor for ages through AMC ski trips. This Saturday, for the first time, he flew out to meet us for lunch. Thor earned his pilots license before we met him, but he let his biennial review lapse. On the ride to Mt Mansfield Saturday, we chatted a little about planes as usual, and […]

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Hampton with Thor and Diane

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March 6, 2016

Flew out to Hampton to fly with Thor for the first time. Diane and Ian tagged along.

Breakfast at Hampton with Mike and family

February 27, 2016
Emilie Phillips

The forecast predicted nice weather for the weekend. I was watching Isaac solo for the weekend, so I wouldn’t be productive anyway. Instead, I booked the weekend full of fun activities. Saturday looked better for flying. I e-mailed all the local pilots. Half of them were out of town and the other half had prior […]

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We joined folks Tyson knows through the Super Cub forums for breakfast at Hampton and then a leisurely flight up the coast. We spent more time hanging out on the ground than flying. There were two Huskies, Bill and Kurt, one Super Cub, Rene and daughter, a Cub, John, a Swift, plus the three of […]

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Hampton, Bailey’s and Spurwink

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August 9, 2014

Met up with the SuperCub forum folks at Hampton and flew to Bailey’s campground and Spurwink Maine.