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Old 1st Dec 2018, 17:21
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The Crossing

A very moving song for those who have held command and those who do as it captures the very essence of flight!

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Old 1st Dec 2018, 22:37
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Very Nice!
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Old 16th Dec 2018, 12:58
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I was thinking " This Pop Star knows a lot about flying, Eh"
Nice one!
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Old 10th Jan 2019, 18:40
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Originally Posted by BluSdUp View Post
I was thinking " This Pop Star knows a lot about flying, Eh"
Nice one!
He does, saw him bombing around Comox BC this summer in a Spit! Brother Chris bombs around the globe in the ISS. Not sure if he is a "Pop Star"
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Old 11th Jan 2019, 12:14
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Thanks for posting.

This is a lovely song.

Dave Hadfield sounds like a modern day Sir Francis Chitchester, or maybe even EKG.

Check out his web site.
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Old 11th Jan 2019, 20:12
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That was pretty decent, hanks for sharing.
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Old 13th Jan 2019, 22:48
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Sorry I didn't see this. Thanks for the kind remarks. The video of my song was an unexpected surprise.

Yes, I had the tasking of flying Mike Potter's out to BC and back last summer. It was a magnificent, all-consuming, magical, occasionally-overwhelming experience that consummated my entire flying career.

Chris also got a checkout in the Spitfire in the Fall. This was very generous of the owner, Mike Potter.



If anyone is interested in the song, The Crossing, it's only available from me, via my website. I have deliberately avoided the normal streaming sites. The album is called Climbin' Away -- 14 original songs about flying. Chris wrote 2 of them. www.hadfield.ca

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Old 15th Jan 2019, 23:56
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Thank you Dave for the great music and please share any others that say it as well as your "The Crossing"!
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