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barnstormer

A term for a freelance pilot who would operate from a succession of unprepared temporary airfields giving displays and joyrides. Barnstormers were a common sight in the early period of aviation.
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The founders of PhotoShelter saw an opportunity to give back to the Barnstorm community by making PhotoShelter's industrial-strength image workflow technology available for use within the Workshop's website.
In a rehearsal for the first lunar landing, the Apollo 10 lunar module barnstorms the Moon just than 10 miles from its surface.