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The view: Abeam the peak of Grosser Mythen in Schwyz, Switzerland.
The pilot: Aaron Ochsner
The airplane: 1981 Piper Archer II
Then mission: Solo cross-country navigation flight in preparation for my PPL checkride
The memory: When I was a kid, I used to hike up this mountain every weekend with my dad (you can see the trail snaking up the side). Today I got a bird’s eye view of that same peak. Soon I’ll be able to take my dad up to see it with me.