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We saw several examples of upgrades where one or a few of the aircraft partners shouldered the whole cost because they felt passionate about the need. One of these was a $27,000 avionics upgrade-not exactly chump change. Other partnerships ended because of unresolved differences in what an airplane needed. Similar comments came up about maintenance-all members must have the same philosophy, be it fix it now or shop on eBay.