At base getting ready for patrol. We had complaints that there have been a few non complaint with 14 FBCR. SS 4501 due to recent heavy snow in the Sierra. Understandable, but still a matter that has to be dealt with regardless of the conditions. Just a reminder.

Federal Backcountry Code of Regulations

14 FBCR. SS 4501

SS 4501 Enjoyment Mandated.

Enjoyment of Backcountry Flying is mandated as follows:

1. It is established that all persons, pilots, or passengers, in a “Backcountry”type aircraft flying over Federal or State areas that are considered “Backcountry” as defined in SS 131.4.13, shall be enjoying themselves immensely, as defined in SS 231.29.11.

2. Evidence of compliance shall be laughter, smiling, pointing out features to passengers,“selfies” etc. Further evidence of compliance accepted will be, upon landing, the sharing of photographs, texting positive comments about the flight, etc.

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Comment by Walt Snyder on March 4, 2019 at 12:02pm
Thanks, and yes, David, had a hiccup for a bit, looking forward to making up for some lost time!
Comment by Zenith Aero on March 4, 2019 at 9:01am

Look great!

Comment by David J. Beaulieu on March 4, 2019 at 6:38am
Walt...it's a thing of beauty!! Was wondering if you were still flying.

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