Monday, March 7, 2016
Sunday the 6th March was overcast warm and eventually hot.
Pulled out TVG to warm up naturally.
RVG also getting some rays.
Looking pretty Blingy
N9992T (EEJ) getting ready to blast off to somewhere's
Mountain also getting some rays
Shaun had SSF over at Richmond Field for a bit here on finals for 09
Glyn had JLZ out for a blat with hius wee one one board.
Mean while Wayne & Pauline were out for a zoom around the district in SNW
Pauline strapping her ride on
Gary arriving in ONE
Gary just been topping ONE off
Russell & his lad checking the Mustang out
Some aviation being spoken I suspect
Russell's other half preparing for a Mustang flight
Looks pretty happy bout it
Gary & RVH also heading out
Seeing Mum away
Gary number 2
DVA's & Run Up's
Ye ole Club House
She was getting hot
RVH & Gary also away
Chaps checking out the action
Approach & Overshoot
Have to clear the Birds as we have Plovers,Segull,Magpies & Pied Stilts now
Safety is Paromount
Good photo except for the bloody bird just in front of the Canopy
Turning Finals 27
Gary & RVH back in
Yup the Mustang Grin rides again
The welcoming commitee
Russell & Shaun in SSF for some more training closely followed by Gary & ONE
JPX also heading out.
JPX back in
SSF & Friend just about to turn finals 27
Team Marsh G & R about to go explore the District
Glyn's lil one had just roared out to see what the big Shiney thing was.
Team JAU having some lunch in the cool.
Mean while in Gordons hangar was unsuprisingly was Gordon. Again not unsurprisingly fiddling with RVG. Sorting out a Radio issue. Yes he has a Maitenance cert to do the work.
Reg was out for a bit here checking out Gary & Shona doing the let's strip the paint of the Plane thing
Alan doing the lets go flying Dance I think. Family looking on
Team Marsh returning from there afternoon Patrol round Taranaki
Threading the Pylon
JPX also doing the Pylon as well. Don't PANIC about 1/4 Km away at the 27 end
Alan finished the dance thing now pre flight time
Canadians out to check out the action
Steve & Julian were out for a bit. I suspect young Julian quite stoked to get to sit in the Mustang
The Lad with Dad
Julian checking out ONE
Mean while pete on kid wrangling duites whilst Glyn was inserting a Transponder in TGC
Our Canadian guest's also showed Julian the Twin Star
Lads getting her ready for Mon
Alan & RSR away with Daughters Belovered
Steve & Julians ride for the day Ferrari 456
I suspect they had just come from this Ferrari a Thon up at the Plateau carpark.
LTH seen on short Finals with Mark attached inside.
RSR back in to RWY-16
Dr Glennie was in for a bit. Not bad cracking 95ish or there abouts. As we all know the airframe hanging in there Motors good plumbing needs a bit of work. Ditto for electricals but other wise all good.
Here with his better half & Tina there lil one.
Just out for a look around the ole place as they pretty much lived here back in the day.
Mean while RSR & JAU ready for a race
RSR took it out.
Gary trying out his new head gear. Very swish
Still busy down at 27
Gary having a taxi bout in JAU keep her regular like.
Not the paint stripping so far.
Gary & ONE heading home
JAU Heading back to the Hangar
Checking out the Mustang yes they just keep on coming
Tina checking TVG out
Yeah man I take one can you gift wrap it please.
Team RSR back in.
Yup all good.
I suspect he is happy with his lot.
Mountain was like this all day a bit shy like.
Some more Cresco pic's for the Ag dudes.
Thats it be well fly lots