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Mississippi Afterburner 2021 cancelled

Old 02-22-2021, 03:17 PM
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Looks like the Mississippi Afterburner is cancelled for 2021. Our state limits outside gatherings to 50. The school who owns the airport we use is a state entity so they have to follow state guidelines. I spoke to a governors spokesperson today and she said that the 50 person cap would be continued for the foreseeable future. With the helpers, cooks etc, we would realistically have to cap the pilots to 35-40 including wives and kids. Not feesable for us. Im not happy to deliver this news but hoping to see some of you on the road this year. Looking forward to a bigger, better MA next year.

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Old 02-22-2021, 06:44 PM
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Dang it, was looking forward to going to this one, since we all missed last year...
Darned Covid creeps...
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Crap
Old 02-23-2021, 06:10 AM
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Wow was hoping this could be the time to get out again.
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Hang in there Vernon! Appreciate all you do for the school. Hoping by the summer things will get a little more normal
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Old 02-23-2021, 08:46 AM
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Bummer
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Bummer indeed. Always my favorite event I look forward to. Hopefully 2022 is a go!
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Here in Holland last year and this year everything cancelled.... we are screwed big time...
Old 02-23-2021, 12:20 PM
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Vernon

Did you want to do some kind of donation to the school again this year?
Old 03-03-2021, 08:00 AM
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Any chance the resent lifting of Covid restrictions in Mississippi will revive Afterburner 2021?
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Vernon

Did you want to do some kind of donation to the school again this year?
Pat
Good idea. But Im thinking instead, were gonna be bigger than ever next year and Ill hit you up for more raffle tickets and other stuff to make up for it.
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Looks like it’ll be next year and I’m already thinking of some cool things for us then
Old 03-04-2021, 04:53 AM
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Vernon

Sounds great! Happy to help out if possible
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Why the optimism? The reasons for the plandemic will be just as prevelant in 22', as its inception 2019. No flame war just really interested in reasoning for the optimism?
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because, life without optimism is truly depressing, and difficult to live.
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Old 03-09-2021, 05:44 AM
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Why the optimism? The reasons for the plandemic will be just as prevelant in 22', as its inception 2019. No flame war just really interested in reasoning for the optimism?
THeY muSt aLl HavE thEiR VacCinE ImpLAnt ChIpS AlReADy!
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Hey Vernon!....You might want to take another look at the Covid rules as the governor of Mississippi has fully opened up the state...
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