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Old 09-07-2013, 12:31 PM   #1
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Just purchased our first Airstream

Finally, after many years of looking, reading, visiting dealerships, and knowing we are not getting any younger to try this new adventure at our age(65/62), we put a deposit down and ordered a 2014 30ft Flying Cloud. This forum has helped with various topics and we have also communicated with several of you, especially , "Switz", so because of many of your comments and assistance this Airstream community will now become a reality for us. Hope to see many of you down the road.
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Old 09-07-2013, 01:30 PM   #2
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When your eyeballs feel like the wheels in a Las Vegas slot machine, you will have barely scratched the information available here.

Will send a pm later with what we have booked marked as things to consider before the delivery takes place.
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Old 09-07-2013, 11:02 PM   #3
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Welcome Luigi123,

we are also awaiting the delivery of our new Flying Cloud 27. We have been soaking up as much info as we can from air Air Forums.
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Old 09-07-2013, 11:04 PM   #4
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Switz,

Could you possibly PM me the things to consider before taking delivery. I have been trying to compile a list and any help would be greatly appreciated
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Old 09-07-2013, 11:05 PM   #5
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Cool!

We are picking up our 2014 Bunkhouse in november - excited!!

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Old 09-08-2013, 08:12 AM   #6
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Welcome home, Luigi. We love our 30, too, and we love touring NM.
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Old 09-09-2013, 04:12 PM   #7
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I am so excited for you!! Let the adventures begin!! When do you take delivery? Oh, please post pictures!!
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Old 09-09-2013, 04:14 PM   #8
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Wonderful! Let the adventures begin!
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Old 09-09-2013, 10:29 PM   #9
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When your eyeballs feel like the wheels in a Las Vegas slot machine, you will have barely scratched the information available here.

Will send a pm later with what we have booked marked as things to consider before the delivery takes place.
Switz, those pre-delivery links would be also appreciated. Perhaps you can append to a post? Thanks.
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Old 09-09-2013, 10:52 PM   #10
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Finally, after many years of looking, reading, visiting dealerships, and knowing we are not getting any younger to try this new adventure at our age(65/62), we put a deposit down and ordered a 2014 30ft Flying Cloud. This forum has helped with various topics and we have also communicated with several of you, especially , "Switz", so because of many of your comments and assistance this Airstream community will now become a reality for us. Hope to see many of you down the road.
Get ready for your life to change! I hope that you like adventures.

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Old 09-10-2013, 05:05 AM   #11
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Congratulations, Luigi!
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Old 10-04-2013, 03:31 AM   #12
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Thanks all. Since we placed the order September 6th and had 30 days to make changes to the original order, we finally settled on the Expresso recliners to match the Mica top with ultra leather dinette. Almost went with the electric awning but my wife thought for the extra $3,000 for this option that woul pay for many campgrounds, tires, and other bling down the road. Just found out our ship date is January 22, 2014 and received our vin# today so we can officially join the WBCCI community. Be Streemn soon.
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Old 10-04-2013, 08:35 AM   #13
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Congratulations and welcome. You will love your new AS.
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Old 10-04-2013, 08:53 AM   #14
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Congratulations, we picked ours up just a year ago and we remember the feeling. We are happier with it today than we were a year ago.
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