FUEL INSTALLATION INFO

!!! AVGAS !!!

Follow instructions on Terminal.

Please sign book in box.

Also if wanting a receipt do this pretty much after hose returned to holder.

Hose will reach out to Grass

This facility is owned by the Stratford Aero Club Sport Flyers and not by any Fuel Company.

!!! DAYLIGHT HOURS ONLY !!!

Remember no Landing Fee's and uncontrolled Airspace.

Thanks for choosing SD (Stratford) as your Fueling stop


Thursday, August 22, 2019


Monday 19th was a  boomer. Super Clear

the Central Plateau was just Spectacular and then some.

Not very often ya see all 3 at once like that especially Tongariro usually covered in cloud.

Left to right is.

Tongariro , Ngarahoe , Ruapehu.

Tongariro , Ngarahoe


Ruapehu


Then of course our own Taranaki Girl was looking just as excellent




The EM Team were out and yes it was Bloody cold. Minus -5 C at my place in the early AM. 




DGQ was out doing X/Country Circuits off 27. Think turned base at Toko....





Local Hawk not looking to keen about the Metal Bird.






Sunday, August 4, 2019


Sunday 4th August actually wasn't to bad until late afternoon when rolling Squalls were passing through. Flying was done.

Here Team Martin being James &  Ross about to head of for a blat.







Then that appeared and they made a run for the Aerodrome.



Local Hawk showing how it's done.



Garry made a run to SD from Ferndene just before a squall came through. Here landing 27.









Gary taxi over for gas & Don was pulling SNJ out into the cold.






Mean while the WX cleared again & young Luke had appeared and took the the opportunity to look the South Westerly in the eyes and had a go in dealing with such wind.


DBZ just chilling in the late afternoon sun.


The Luke about to attack the Sky.





On the Taxi for 27.



Gary & DBZ following close behind.


SSF getting herself prepared for DVA's etc.


Busy, Busy, getting like international Airport.



SNJ & Don departing via the overhead
.

Getting a bit Murky


SNJ back in ....






Gary on his way back in here joining overhead.



SNJ heading for the shelter of the Hangar.




SSF with Luke & Wayne back in.


                                    

                                                                    Ditto Gary.




Then Gary making a run home to Ferndene.

About to blast off 27.