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#1 Mikemv

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Posted 13 June 2012 - 14:36

Sadly to All,

Those of you that knew Andrew Ridge will miss him.

Here is a link to the accident info:

http://www.yakima-he...elicopter-crash

RIP Andrew

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Posted 13 June 2012 - 15:11

I literally cried uncontrollable for the first time in years when I got the call this morning. He was a great friend. I've known him for years. I talked to him a couple days ago and remember telling him to be careful up there, but I didn't have any worries. He was the older brother I never had. If it can happen to him , it can happen to anyone...

As he once described himself "I'm a confused soul who talks about women while flying, and flying while with women".

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Posted 13 June 2012 - 16:11

I had met Andrew at an FAA seminar last year at KBJC. We had talked here in the forums, and he had helped me out with some questions here and there. He really reached out to me at the seminar, and I truly appreciated that. Life is short, but it shouldn't be that damn short..........RIP buddy.

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Posted 13 June 2012 - 22:39

RIP :(

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 15:37

You will be missed. Your gone but not forgotten!!!
People Fly Airplanes, PILOTS Fly Helicopters




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