A license plate belonging to Dr. David Nichols sits inside his airplane hanger in Topping, Va., Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown)

Photo by: Bob Brown

A license plate belonging to Dr. David Nichols sits inside his airplane hanger in Topping, Va., Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown)