Saturday, December 19, 2015
Sat 19th a great day nice and calm first thing.
Got back early so decided to go up over the Mountain.
Ended up at 9500 foot as Becks was doing Charter flights up over the Summit in the Jetranger.
Awesome super clear.
It was warm up there as hard both vents open the whole time.
Fantams Peak Hut and Outhouse.
JTA the lil Russki appeared overhead.
JIM F in Command
Wayne and Gordon deep in Aviation discussion I suspect
SSF resting in the sun. 91/2 minutes from breaks off to 9500 foot and still climbing at over 700 foot a minute.
JTA on finals RWY-16
Still they come to see the Mustang
JTA also taking in the Rays.
Alan W was out for a blat round the Mountain
SSF & Al back on finals RWY-16
Al looking suitably aviated outstanding & excellent.
Check out that polish job awesome so shiney.
Then JTA was away heading South.
Bloody Plovers I can see some lead coming there way had to dodge the buggers this AM
Wheels off already..... not even quarter off runway
Alan looking like a stunned Mullet mustr have surprised him.
Yus another taker in the Mustang Tim's boy Ben
Don B plugging away his machine shouldn't be to long now.
Tim & Ben & TGC out for a bit something about some Steers gone AWOL.
The age ole question does my BUM look big in these.
Heading out for a post Permit renewal flight. Already gone for main engine start.
TGC on finals RWY-16
RSR on the Taxi for RWY-16 & a friendly wave as he passe's by
Check out those whacking great flaps gotta remember they are down when doing pre-flight as don't take much to whack ya head on the Suckers.
Yes that is normal climb attitude for RSR
On finals RWY-16
Bang away again.
On finals again RWY-16
On his way to pick me up for a tootle round the district
Just about to Blast off.
Good rate of climb check out the angle
Couple shots of the Club House and 1 & 2 Hangars and the Farm Effluent ponds.
Stratford Race course.
Power Station on South Eastern Corner of Aerodrome danger area to 2200 foot QNH or 1200 QFE. Hence you join Right hand for RWY-27
Looking south towards Eltham and Hawera
Stockcar Track of Flint Road which one acess's to get to the Aerodrome.
Now we have the name on the roof of Hangar one so no excuses for getting lost.
The Downer Lads have got the place looking sweet stands out real fine
Looking from the RWY-09 end you can just make out Power Staion at top right of pic. We are downwind for RWY-16
On finals RWY-16
On the Taxi back to the Hangar. Very nice Alan thanks.
Well thats it Awesome day of Aviation.