24 Sep '11, 3am

My First "$100 Hamburger" to Harris Ranch

My First "$100 Hamburger" to Harris Ranch

Nope, that's not a grammatical error in the headline. The term "$100 Hamburger" is what aviators call a quick flight to somewhere to eat at a local airport and then turn back around (the $100 is just in reference to the cost of the fuel and plane rental required to get there). And one of my old friends from back home has a Private Pilot License, so we took advantage of the afternoon to hit the skies to do precisely that in a little single-engine Cessna. Where were we headed? Harris Ranch in Coalinga, California. Why might that sound familiar? If you've ever done the drive on Interstate 5 to or from Southern California , you know the halfway mark where the giant ranch just stinks of cow manure. Yes, it's that slaughterhouse with the restaurant next to it. And everytime I passed by it in the past, I noticed that little runway, wondering who the heck would fly there (24505 We...

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