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Sunday, September 9, 2012

Boeing retiree dreams of flying his 'bathtub' plane

Ed Kusmirek sits in the cockpit of a replica of a vintage airplane, a 1924 super-light "Dormoy Bathtub." It would be a little cramped for some, but his 5-foot-5 frame can squeeze in. He hopes to fly it this year.