A Recreational Aerodrome quite a selection of aircraft from Microlites
to GA and Agricultral aircraft. Also home to Radio Control Aircraft. Gliding,It's all here.
The Stratford Aero Club Sport Flyers is a Not for Profit Community Orginisation.
Contact Nick 020 404 28854 or email@example.com
AVGAS now aviliable New Fuel Facility is operational. Instructions on Terminal.
FUEL INSTALLATION INFO
YES WE HAVE
!!! AVGAS - AVGAS - AVGAS -AVGAS - AVGAS !!!
Follow instructions on Terminal.
When getting Fuel multiply your quantity by $2.40 for amount required or you will end up doing the card thing again. Example 60 Litres = $145.00
Please sign book in box.
Also if wanting a receipt do this pretty much after hose returned to holder.
When Fueling be careful of Splash back. It's brand new and pumps pretty quick.
PUT THINGS BACK AS YOU FIND THEM.
I have seen people not winding the hose up when finished. If you do this consistantly I will be speaking to you as I can see you 24/7 (recorded) you will be paying for any damage incured. This facility is owned by the Stratford Aero Club Sport Flyers and not by any Fuel Company.
Treat it with respect it deserves or lose it.
!!! DAYLIGHT HOURS ONLY !!!
Remember no Landing Fee's and uncontrolled Airspace.
Thanks for choosing SD (Stratford) as your Fueling stop
!!!! RAANZ Fly-in Feb 16,17,18th FEB 2018 !!!!
(Recreational Aircraft Association of New Zealand)
Due to the short time frame we were given: Accomadation is as follows.
You are able to Camp next to your Aircraft. THERE IS NO SMOKING OR COOKING at your Aircraft. This is only able to be done at the CLUBHOUSE. Any other accomadation you will need to orginise yourself which is accessed on line. It is the High season for accomadation as well so get in quick.
COMP's on Saturday 17th with a possible surprise destinantion as well.
AVGAS only is aviliable on field.
STANDBY for Action info re whats what coming soon.
SAC INFO GENERAL
SACSF MEETING on 24th Jan 2018. 2000 Hours.
Facebook is back here. https://www.facebook.com/groups/1480127112008429/
WX STATION is NZSD.AVMET.NZ
24/7 Video # CAMERA's North,South,East,West
For NOTAMS etc TRY the new AIRWAYS Mobile APP
CAA WEB SITE : Always worth a look.
Heads up People. More Aviation & Coummunity
Warbirds over Wanaka Trip . Have a chat with Wayne as need to book Accomadation etc.
EVENTS AROUND THE COUNTRY.
Jan 20 Classics of the Sky – Tauranga City Airshow Tauranga Airport. An awesome afternoon and evening of family fun. Includes RNZAF Black Falcons and much more. Full info at: https://www.classicflyersnz.com/Airshow.html
Jan 27 Thames Wings & Wheels. Thames Airfield. 10am – 4pm. Static displays showcasing a variety of vehicles and aircraft: $5 per person or $10 per family.
Feb 03 Healthy Bastards Bush Pilots Champs. Omaka Aerodrome, Blenheim. Contact Craig Anderson, 029-890 4910, firstname.lastname@example.org , www.marlboroughaeroclub.co.nz
Feb 10th Te Kowhai Fly-in and Market day
Feb 16,17,18th RAANZ NATIONAL FLY-IN NZSD STARTFORD AERODROME ALL WELCOME
Nick 020 404 28854 or email@example.com
Mar 09-11 SAANZ SportAvex, Waipukurau. Annual summer fly-in (North Island’s turn), a full progam is planned, including competitions, AGM, annual dinner, Wings awards presentation. Details being progressively posted at www.saa.org.nz/public_pages/events.php
Mar 30 Apr 01 Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow. Wanaka Airport. 30th anniversary, 16th airshow since 1988. RNZAF Black Falcons, aircraft from past shows returning for anniversary. Take an aircraft ride on Rides Day, Monday 2nd April. Info and tickets at www.warbirdsoverwanaka.com Sport Aircraft owners are invited to display their aircraft. Info at http://www.saa.org.nz/public_pages/events. php
General Aerodrome info
TODAY Jan 6th dryed out nicely. Take care as the Drains are drying out and can relaunch you back in the air sometimes. Also this applies to Taxi ways especially 27 so keep it slow.
!!! CAUTION!!! LARGE FLOCKS OF PLOVERS ABOUT 150 Plus. Hopefully reducing due to there new LEAD diet.
INFRAMAX will be doing some sealing out front of Club House from 25th onwards either next week or following week WX dependant
The will be some remedial (by the SDC) work going on at some point to fill in some of the holes or depressions out on the Manourvering Area they will be surrounded by cones.. or if you see big brown patch taxi round it.