FLORIDA – Tall trees cause turbulence as pilot sues Spruce Creek Fly-In
Article Courtesy of The Daytona Beach News-Journal
By Frank Fernandez
Published February 15, 2016
It is a neighborhood quarrel unlike any other, pitting some pilots’ love of flying against some of their Spruce Creek Fly-In neighbors whose allegiance is rooted in the ground.
Melvin Stanley, a pilot and homeowner at the plane-centric community with a private runway, has filed a lawsuit against the Spruce Creek Property Owners Association to force it to do what the suit claims its obligated to do: trim and cut trees that create a hazard for pilots flying in and out of the community.