Thursday, April 7, 2016
Wed the 6th April was a Stunner weather wise.
First up and sitting by the truck park was Heliworx Robbie R-66 very nice machine.
Ruapehau was out with very lil Snow on it.
Getting ready to bug out
Gone heading South Eastish
CAA Central Area Rep Don Waters popped in to see whats happening. It was good as we were able to update all our CAA booklets & Posters and to have a look around at what we have in the Hangars. Here checking TVG out.
Also good as was able to have a chat re our coming 85th Celebrations in 2017 and things we need to do.
Mean while back over at Hangar 2 Alan was busy giving RSR a bath.
Then a Dry Clean flight as ya do.
Wayne was out and took SNW for a blat to keep her regular like.
If ya can fly ya plane once a week saves on maitenance as like most things use it or pasy for in the end.
Mean while the EM Team were out in force
SSF still snoozing
SNW in the ovehead
After a loop reversal decending X/wind for 27
SNW hangar bound
Rob & Wayne with SAL getting Rob ready for his strip training round the back of the mountain
Alan & RSR back from his Dry Clean
Chaps checking SAL over
Just about ready for main engine start
Man what a crowd over at the EM flight area just about had to apoint a parking Warden.
Yes sun getting low
Good line up of aircraft today
Mike & John doing there thing
Nice shots of the Fly Baby
Interesting lil Beast looks like an Mini Ugly Stick
Fly Baby still at it.
Neat clour scheme
FB back ikn for a landing
Nice sun shots
Did I say it was sunny
The Four Horsemen cometh like
Another shot of the Massed Pit's area
Alan still doing stuff to RSR
SSF oh Shiney
Another view of the Pit's
The EM council of War & other Stuff hard at it. Quite a good turn out.
Another shot of the Fly Baby
Mike contemplating life the Universe and probably everything else.
Some shots of Ross's Extra.
Mike keeping an eye on the young fella's whilst keeping an eye on the FB.
Mean while Ross had finished twiddling the Extra around with wild abandon.
She is a big peice of kit.
Yes we know the Spat went ages ago.
Patty Wagstaff looking a bit Butch like.
Alan out for another round of Aviation
Cliff was out with his Camilto
Done & dusted
Johns Four Star 120 looking outstanding in the Sun.
Alan back in from his third Blat.
Kieth from Aerowork contemplating his next move.
On there way back to the Hangar
The Twin Star on it's way in from the West
Rob & SAL & Wayne back from the Western side of Mountain
Gordon & RVG heading out for a bit.
SAL on finals in late afternoon sun
Nice sun shot of RVG.
Kieth getting the ater Blaster ready for the Cresco which was heading back in shortly
RVG away RWY-16
Cresco in RWY-27
Straight into it as off for check Thursday
Well that's it for Wed