Sunday, June 28, 2015
Today turned Sunday 28th turned out pretty good considering it was supposed to be pissing down.
the Club Fleet the 601 SSF & Mustang TVG
Gary checking out what the approaching noise was.
It was RV-4 ZK-RVG out for a blat after an extensive refurbish a good Tickle and Blow wave.
That will be Gordon to the Right & Young Les to the Left
The RV-4 Club discussing things RV-4
Your's truly enjoying some AM aviation with my other half Sue
To good a day not to aviate.
Some manoeuvring going on.
The Mountain was out for a bit.
That will be Toko to the east of the Aerodrome
Short Finals of an Approach and Overshoot
It does pay to check for Cow's although we have never had a Bovine incursion as yet.
Club house etc from the West RWY-09
FLT CMDR Sue enjoying her flight.
She advised Heater was not required on this flight as quite warm enough.
Sue & SSF
TVG getting some nice warm sun
Wayne back from a whizz round the place.
Out East I think to check on the Flood damage
Gary & ONE not far behind.
Then off for Lunch at Home.
Now a Blast from the past as found this pic with ONE after she had just been born next to her big BRO.
This was when she was powered by the VW 1835cc Motor. She now has a Jabiru 80hp 4 Bangar up front which has now done in excess of 500 hours from around 2009ish
Wayne heading home to Richmond Field for lunch.
SSF was invited
Gary back from Hawera
Looks like he means it.
Couple Draggers chewing the Phat.
John and JPX heading out just as the only rain Shower of the day passed overhead.
Brett E & YAK (He's our Patron) arrived also as the wet thing passed on by.
Brett Signing our guest book which I found a while ago started 1953.
Gary came back with EEF for a change.
Brett heading home and nice to see the new picnic tables being used in anger
Maybe the 2 x Picnic tables could be mated and 2 more might appear down further Mmmm
YAK giving the Air a good thrashing on take off.
Brett decided to give YAK a good ring out before setting course for home.
It was Excellent and the amassed crowd though it was great.
The Lads checking out all the action
Nice Sunday lined up
John heading back to put JPX to bed the chaps getting TVG ready to Rock.
Gary & RVH of again looking very Sparkly
The Clubs 3 resident Mustang Pilots Shaun, Wayne & Gary
Gary about to Aviate in TVG
On the warm up
EEF & SSF just Chilling in the Sun
As was SNW
Gary back again
More sunning going on
TVG heading for the Downwind.
Gotta watch out for those tyres real hard to see in the Mustang
Richmond Senior & Junior & SNW heading East.
Gary & TVG not far behind
Some Kiddly bits making use of the Picnic tables whilst catching all the action.
The lads back in from out East
The kiddlys checking out SSF and also TVG.
As always we like to get them to try rather than just look.
Seemed pretty darn happy about it.
Mustang was a favorite
Gary & EEF heading home after a sweet day of Aviation
Lastly we have ZK-Kingfisher (That should be VH) with his Dinner with a Freshwater Crayfish out the Aerodrome Drains.
Thats it folks fly lots just do it ...