Timeline: Staging 1715-1745
Safety Briefing 1745
Flight arrival time scheduled at 1835 hrs.
Location:Austin- Bergstrom International Airport
Directions: From I-35 take hwy 71 to ABIA. Exitat Cargo/ Service (Do NOT take Terminal exit!). Turn right onto Spirit of Texas Dr.
At first stop sign, turn right onto Freight Lane. Follow road to the left to dead end at US Mail Facility parking lot- under the U.S. flag pole.
Wx: Forecast for 1800 hrs is 59 degrees with 60% chance of rain.
Notes: USMC will escortCPL Sellto Port Lavaca, Tx.LEO andPGR will accompany CPL Sell and family to the Travis county line.Route TBD, likely 183 south. Sunset tomorrow is 1937 hrs.
Dress accordingly and come fed, fueled and hydrated.Bring bottled water.
THIS MISSION COULD BECOMEA STAND DOWN. PLEASE MONITOR THREADS AND ALERT INFO VIA EMAIL!SEMPER GUMBY.
Ride Captain: Andy "Andyman" Lough ALough@Austin.rr.com <mailto:ALough@Austin.rr.com>
Due to safety concerns this mission is officially a stand down. Weather conditions are not favorable and roadways are a danger. Severe weather in the area seems probable and there is no cover available at staging area should lightning occur.
This decision was difficult to make, apologies for the late notice.