Sunday, January 24, 2016
Sunday 24th was all go when i got there around 10am.
Alan & SSF had already been round the mountain and seen here on return.
Joe on the taxi for RWY-09
Mountain looking fine with the Flags putting up with a 10knot wind.
The good ole NZ flag & The Rebel Formation Teams flag.
TGC returning for yet another tow.
Brilliant clear summer sky although once the rest of the Cooling Snow goes it will get really HOT
The lads getting ready to.....
Joe & Joe heading for Norfolk (Road not the Island but ya never know)
John & SNJ getting some rays and having a hoot.
Shaun away with the Mustang
Glider on the tow
TVG heading for RWY-27
As were SNW & ONE
Glider waffling around
Chaps dealing to JHX who had a distinct lack of power
The Flight Deck of JHX
Some serious discussion going on Colin in the Middle
All the Aircraft just chilling
The Man & his Machine.
Getting ready to go
Bit more fiddling
Bit more checking...
Yeah man ready to go
Getting ready to line up and go
Me I jumped in with Shaun in the Mustang here on the taxi for RWY-27
Lotta head swivling action going on as like the full size ya really can't see a dam thing including from the rear seat.
SNW & ONE away.
Up & heading North.
Looking towards NP
What ya Mustang pilot looks like from the back seat.
Gary & ONE on high
Wayne SNW coming along Port side
Gary & ONE at 7 O'clock
Nice formation right there
Another gresat shot of SNW
Gary on Starboard side now
Just South East of Aerodrome you can see the Power Station below
Gary had a pretty darn big smile on his face and why not
This formation stuff is bloody good fun ya gotta go do some
Peeling off to join overhead SD
Looking West overhead
Downwind Right Hand 27
She looks a picture
Looks great no matter how look at it.
Another Glider away
The picnic tables in the public park getting used all the time now.
Hayden getting ready to attack the crosswind on 27
The EM team were out
Cliff's really nice ex Gary B Four Star Forty great planes fly really well. Might build one. Oh god I will have to use wood.....
Hayden blasting off
Gliders still hard at it.
Another shot of the Four Star
Our local Harvard Ross G in command.
The Team checking out some of the action Gary , Cliff & Ross
The lil Russki with Jim aboard
Hayden back and practising SORJ's
On the Approach 27
Nice very nice.
Around for another one.
Ross G admirfing the day
In for another one
Back to the Hangar
Thats it team