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Skiplane flying remains popular amongst a small but hearty group of pilots.
The type of ski you’ll fly with depends largely on the conditions. Flat, wide skis are best for powder, while retractable skis let you take off from dry pavement and land on snow or vice versa.
(Photo courtesy of Hitchcock Aviation)
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