Saturday, June 27, 2015
Saturday started like this Mmmmm looks promising.
The Gliding Dudes were getting ready to aviate after there Gliders having been Tickled and Fluffed by Glider wrangler Mike for the last couple weeks.
TGC heading out Glyn J in Command.
First flight of the day.
Check out those awesome looking Picnic Tables.....
TGC on the Tow again.
Allan F was out doing something to RSR (at least the Seats stayed in place)
New Gary was out also continuing his Tart up of Hawk JAU new cowl on with Suitable art work.
She's looking real Sharp.
Ruapheau popped out for a bit
Stinson NCC was in from Norfolk Road field.
TGC & NCC headed South for a Bit
Wanganui's ZK-EAW Tomark Aero Viper SD-4 appeared overhead
On approach RWY-27
They were in for a touch & stop then go again.
Good to see ya Team ya will have to stop for a cup of tea & a Chat next time.
Mmmm whats going on over there then.
It was Steve W getting the low down on SSF as he's thinking of returning to flying.
Steve was suitably impressed with SSF as one should be.
Best bang for Buck plane one could get.
EAW back tracking RWY-27
Steve getting the pic with Mustang as ya do.
TGC heading out again must have done a good couple hours today.
Terry & New Gary heading for Hangar 3
New Gary doing Pre-flight on SSF
Alan & RSR were taking Ian Cameron out for a blat around the District.
They are off
Then normal climb attitude
I do like the late winter Sun as it really shows the Aircraft at it's best.
Oh and ya can never have to much Polish I say.
TGC also looking Sparkly in the Sun
Alan & Ian back in yes it was looking a bit Narly out Eastish.
Yes that's Allan (RAZOR) F in Command.
Ian looks suitably aviated
SSF hiding behind the Greenery on approach RWY-16
The Wellington Approach.
Then a change to RWY-27 and a full stop.
Brian checking out what Gary's been doing to the Hawk
RHS of the refurbished Cowl.
Nice art work. Also note new Camper van Kills have now been attached.
The Committee have decided she's looking excellent and the Checkers look Awesome.
Oh it was decided New Gary's Handle will be Growler.
So on the plane will be Capt. Gary (Growler) Collins
Must be good they all smiling.
We decided just then to go home as it got really Bloody Cold.......