Tom's ProBass Tour Tour Details

Status: Active
Description: This tour is a first for Mirage in that we are honoring Tom for cracking the 5000 hour mark for Mirage flights. So we are posting a tour about his two favorite things; flying and fishing. NOTE: Airport 28J will show as K28J in this tour but if you don’t find that in your sim look for 28J. You will notice the suggested aircraft type varies on each leg. This tour celebrates the 50th anniversary of B.A.S.S, Bass Anglers Sportsman Society which started in 1968. Runs January to December. Although it sounds like fun, there's a tremendous amount of stress and pressure for them as this is a "pay for performance" job and the fact that they're competing with 150 of the best fishermen in the country. The current world record for the biggest largemouth bass was set by Manabu Kurita on July 2, 2009 with a 22-pound, 5-ounce, 29-inch monster caught on Lake Biwa in Japan. The previous record had been standing since June 2, 1932 when George Perry caught a 22-pound, 4-ounce largemouth from Montgomery Lake in Georgia. George was just trying to feed his family by fishing that day. Fly your favorite aircraft from one tournament stop to another. Just make sure your aircraft has the range and can manage the runway length.
Tom's ProBass Tour

Tour Flights

Leg Departure Arrival Flight Aircraft Distance
1Leesburg Regional Airport (KLEE)Palatka Municipal Lt Kay Larkin Field (K28J)MECTOM100KING AIR C9051 nm
2Palatka Municipal Lt Kay Larkin Field (K28J)Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)MECTOM101DHC8300 nm
3Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)Natchitoches Regional Airport (KIER)MECTOM102DHC8495 nm
4Natchitoches Regional Airport (KIER)McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)MECTOM103DHC8530 nm
5McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)Anderson Regional Airport (KAND)MECTOM104KING AIR C90101 nm
6Anderson Regional Airport (KAND)Georgetown County Airport (KGGE)MECTOM105KING AIR C90183 nm
7Georgetown County Airport (KGGE)Walker Co Bevill Field (KJFX)MECTOM106DHC8406 nm
8Walker Co Bevill Field (KJFX)Dallas Executive Airport (KRBD)MECTOM107DHC8491 nm
9Dallas Executive Airport (KRBD)Tahlequah Municipal Airport (KTQH)MECTOM108DHC8216 nm
10Tahlequah Municipal Airport (KTQH)Lovell Field (KCHA)MECTOM109DHC8494 nm
11Lovell Field (KCHA)Sacramento International Airport (KSMF)MECTOM110B737-8001775 nm
12Sacramento International Airport (KSMF)Yakima Air Terminal McAllister Field (KYKM)MECTOM111DHC8484 nm
13Yakima Air Terminal McAllister Field (KYKM)La Crosse Municipal Airport (KLSE)MECTOM112B737-8001252 nm
14La Crosse Municipal Airport (KLSE)Chesterfield County Airport (KFCI)MECTOM113B737-800747 nm
15Chesterfield County Airport (KFCI)Massena International Richards Field (KMSS)MECTOM114DHC8480 nm
16Massena International Richards Field (KMSS)Syracuse Hancock International Airport (KSYR)MECTOM115KING AIR C90122 nm
17Syracuse Hancock International Airport (KSYR)Grove Municipal Airport (KGMJ)MECTOM116DHC8591 nm
Total Distance Of Tour: 8718 nm

Pilot's Progress

START: KLEELeg: 1 To: K28JLeg: 2 To: KGVLLeg: 3 To: KIERLeg: 4 To: KTYSLeg: 5 To: KANDLeg: 6 To: KGGELeg: 7 To: KJFXLeg: 8 To: KRBDLeg: 9 To: KTQHLeg: 10 To: KCHALeg: 11 To: KSMFLeg: 12 To: KYKMLeg: 13 To: KLSELeg: 14 To: KFCILeg: 15 To: KMSSLeg: 16 To: KSYRLeg: 17 To: KGMJComplete
1William Podolak - MEC0011
2Tom Taylor - MEC0031
3Pat Leclerc - MEC0157
4Dave Anderson - MEC0025                 
5RAOUF RIZK - MEC0318                  

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