Friday, August 21, 2015
Friday the 21st August started fine a sunny and no cloud then the overcast set in....
Mean while back at the Ranch Team Warner were making a run for Whitanga.
Ya might have ya Licence but the CFI (Wayne) always casts an eye over what ya doing :0)
Be awesome trip as she was silky smooth.
Mark arrived back just after lunch
Yes thats a pilot change going on as LTH was heading over to Taumaranui for the Weekend
Susie and I headed off around the Mountain and it was Smooth as. Here at German Hillish.
Looking back to the Port and the Sugar Loafs
Bit of cloud about but nothing write home about
Looking out to see Okato way
Round Western side of Mountain
Yes thats your Captain for this flight Pffft
Bit of caution the Runways are realllllllllllllllllllly soft. Check out the Mud in the Brake although not needed as ya pull up pretty quick. That lot was about 1/2 inch deep.
Ruapheau poked her snout out for a bit
Susie after her post Flight Coffee.
The EM team were out as well.
Looks like a team look thing going down.
Yup there ya go told ya
An oldie but a goodie Gary said around 30 years old
The pits filling up
Pilot and Observer heading out
Ready to go he looks pretty determined
She was pretty crappy with pic's as you can see bit Greyish.
Nice very nice
Cliff tried to Fly but Karma came along so had a cup tea instead.
Outa the East appeared the distinctive shape of the 701 JLZ.
Looking happy bout it all.
Been Taupo way to look at Airfields and out landing spots as they looking to fly the Gliders over to Taupo at some point.
Gary reverting to the Chuckies.
Ross had his Rascal out for a bit.
The rascal always had a nice shape and looks the part
Time to packem up head home light the fire.