Originally Posted by JFXG
These rules are there to keep out "Cousin Eddie", but unfortunately they snare a great many undeserving folk in their net .
Originally Posted by Murf2u
One of the couples that does the airshow circuit with us prefers to stay at c/g's instead of camping at the airports.
They used to get the 'no thanks' a few times a year, then started phoning ahead and talking to the c/g staff, usually that got them a pass, if not dropping a line like 'I'm looking for a c/g cose to the _______ airport where my plane is for the airshow.'
Once they have a feeling for who's asking the 10 year rule is rarely even mentioned.
I believe you're right!
I have a 18 year old coach, and at one time I owned/flew a "cousin Eddie" ERCO Ercoupe
I was never "turned away" from an airport when I wanted to land that 20+ year old