Where did I begin? Where did I get my start as an aviation-oriented, crazy-about-everything-having-to-do-with-flying kind of guy?
Like many a romantic movie starring Ryan O’Neal, it all began at a quiet little airport in Lakeland, Fla. called Drane Field in the early part of the 1970s. Drane, now Linder Airport, was an ex-bomber training base from World War II that morphed itself into a General Aviation field.
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