Andre Klepper (RV) 30 March, 2010

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Andre Klepper (RV) 30 March, 2010

Unread post by Roger » Fri Oct 10, 2014 8:56 am

Real Name: Andre Klepper
AvCom username(if was a member): RV and prior to that RV Sometime. He was also a moderator.
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Passed away date: 30 March 2010
Details of passing:
Killed in a traffic accident. He was apparently hit by a truck while standing next to his car after a minor accident on the highway.
Those that interacted with him, will fondly remember his phone calls. They were always entertaining and most will agree he must have had shares in a cell provider, as the calls were never shorter than about 45 minutes. :D
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Re: Andre Klepper (30 March, 2010)

Unread post by PJL » Fri Oct 10, 2014 9:11 am

Wow what a great man and good friend and as skybound says his phone calls were epic !!! Seeing the photo above brings tears to my eyes, RV was an icon and I still miss the b@gger and I cannot get myself to delete his cell number off my phone. :( :(

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Re: Andre Klepper (RV) 30 March, 2010

Unread post by WagAero » Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:09 pm

RV flew to Kimberly with us on a day a few aviators supported a home for abused kids - it was an experience in humility and the next week Andre had a wishlist from the home which included a large fridge that obviously could not fit in his plane also he drove all the way to Kimberly to personally deliver it in his big bakkie RIP RV(his avcom name)
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Re: Andre Klepper (RV) 30 March, 2010

Unread post by Ray W » Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:00 am

I can't believe it's nine years since Andre left us.
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Re: Andre Klepper (RV) 30 March, 2010

Unread post by Multirotordronepilot » Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:45 pm

Ai.... This was one of the nicest guys ever to grace Avcom. Anyone know if his KR project has been continued by another builder.
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Re: Andre Klepper (RV) 30 March, 2010

Unread post by Can1 » Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:01 pm

Multirotordronepilot wrote:
Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:45 pm
This was one of the nicest guys ever to grace Avcom.
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Re: Andre Klepper (RV) 30 March, 2010

Unread post by Whirly » Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:46 pm

I only deleted his number a year or two ago. :(

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