Northern side of Mountain
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Stunning day Sat 30th was
Ruapheu was out and with no Snow.
As was Egmont/Taranaki
Mean while SSF had Jason and Wayne strpped to her person.
Off to do it again.
Mean while Rochelle decided to check out the Mustang
Checking out whats what when and why.
SSF bring her Punters back in.
Mean while back at the Mustang Rochelle getting close & personal like.
I think she likes it. Did say say Mmm might learn to fly & why not I say.
Getting ready to disembark.
A while later Kenny G & young Mat turned up and after a suitable beverage Mat decided it was flying time.
Chap's getting ready to aviate
Looks happy enough
They continue on there way to 09
Away they go.
On appoach finals 09
John S waiting for something to happen. It did I turned up Pfffft.
SSF with Team Kenny again on finals 09
How about a third
RSR amoung the tank Building Spoil.
Don was out & taking something for a flight excellent.
Back in looks pretty chuffed.
Proud lil Flyer it only took 6 cushions 4 underneath and 2 behind.
Check out theat shiney wing....
Teaching Mat how to put the Chocks in so SSF don't roll away.
The Kenny Team checking out the Ercoupe
Local Apple Partinavia out and about.
Alan doing stuff with RSR.
Look carefully stealthy Hawk
Boom there he is.
Don & DBZ away.
John still waiting but now joined by Will.
JTA the Russki joining the overhead.
JLZ going for walk assisted by Will & Glyn.
Alan giving RSR a run after some adjustrment
The over wing fuel thing
DBZ joins the overhead
It was really clear hence this shot.
Formulating as Plan I suspect.
Getting ready to put DBZ to bed.
The EM Team hard at it.
Will on the walk to Hangar 2
On the walk to find out what Miss Texas upto.
What everyone needs in there Plane.
On the Taxi 09
The que on the Taxi way 09
JLZ on the way first Glyn & Will
Followed by jim & John in JTA
The EM base end of 34 & Glider Hangar.
Also see the nicely fre-instated spoil from tank in background.
That'll be Toko out East.
North end Stratford
Stockcar Track and Flint Rd behind which takes you to the Aerodrome.
Norfolk Rd Airfield
Approaching Ferndene Field (permission requied to land there)
Apparently the brand new place below has been a P house and has now been abandoned. Shame looks awesome
That will be New Gary waving there
Him who's that then
Northern side of Mountain
Shark Tooth and Summit
Stratford looking to the South.
The Aerodrome from overhead
Different view and the new tank instalation going in.
Yup SD alright.
Showing club house bottom left to Glider Hangar top right
The EM team
Looking from the east to the west of the Aerodrome.
End of a great day.