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COLUMBIA CITY â€” Have you ever looked to the skies in Columbia City around dusk and seen what looks to be a small airplane flying? Then youâ€™ve probably spotted local resident Ervin â€śJuniorâ€ť Geiger Jr. in his homemade ultralight aircraft. The 66-year old Columbia City resident and retired aircraft engineer has been designing and flying aircraft his entire life. â€śMy mom would tell me stories of when I was two or three; I would put popsicle sticks together and fly them around the room,â€ť said Geiger.
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