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The view: Sunrise over Hampton Roads, Virginia

The pilot: Tom Dorl

The airplane: 1979 Cessna 172N

The mission: Captured a nice sunrise ahead of a beautiful day

The memory: Early morning always reminds me of a fresh start, a new day, and a chance to learn and gain experience(s) as a pilot. While crawling out of bed seems less than desirable at 0500, views like this are rare, priceless, and worth every effort to capture aviation moments in time like this.

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