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Old 07-31-2014, 07:46 PM   #1
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Smile We've Got an Airstream!

Picking up our 2014 23FB Flying Cloud tomorrow. So excited about finally having our very own Airstream! I'm retired, husband retiring in a month. We're going to enjoy fly fishing and field trialing with our two dogs in Cloud luxury. We've loved our 1981 Trillium 5500 (fiberglass) for 10 years but it's just too small and we're always fixing things! Husband's grandparents had an Airstream a long, long time ago and he's wanted one ever since. I've been lurking on Air Forums for a time... now it's time to join in the conversation!

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Old 07-31-2014, 07:49 PM   #2
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Congratulations and best wishes at tomorrow's delivery. Post pictures whenever you can.

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Old 07-31-2014, 07:49 PM   #3
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Awesome! We will need pictures... Welcome to the forum
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Old 07-31-2014, 08:06 PM   #4
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Congrats and welcome to the club!

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Old 07-31-2014, 08:12 PM   #5
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Welcome! I don't know that the smile ever wears off :-)
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Old 07-31-2014, 08:41 PM   #6
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So happy for you both and welcome!

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Old 07-31-2014, 09:18 PM   #7
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Welcome to the Airstream fountain of knowledge and opinions. You will learn to spot the difference....

Congratulations on the new Airstream.
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Old 07-31-2014, 09:44 PM   #8
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Congrats! Welcome aboard! Happy Trails !
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Old 08-01-2014, 06:32 AM   #9
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Congratulations, you're going to love that 23FB!
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Old 08-01-2014, 06:41 AM   #10
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Congrats and enjoy!

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Old 08-01-2014, 07:11 AM   #11
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Congratulations and welcome! I know you will have many great adventures.
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:18 AM   #12
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Sending you wishes for a wonderful new experience with your new 23! My husband and I are on our first trip with ours right now, after picking up our Flying Cloud 23FB, last Thursday! We are having a marvelous time and wishing the same for you! Post an update and pictures if you have time!

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Old 08-01-2014, 07:28 AM   #13
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Congratulations and welcome to the world of aluminum!😜

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Old 08-01-2014, 10:16 PM   #14
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Thanks so much everyone! Got home after dark and had to spend an hour just sitting and soaking in the whole thing. First time we've been alone in her for any length of time.... salesmen, the final operations tour, hook-up, driving, worrying something might happen on the way (we drove 5 hours out and back today to pick her up!). Such a feeling of relief and happy calm just to have her to ourselves. Pictures soon....

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