Saturday, June 18, 2016
Saturday 18th June dawned like this.
ICE Aviation outa NP Robbie R22 ZK- HIE was in for a bit of Flight training we suspect.
They were doing various flight regimes also Auto rotations to land etc.
Mean while Brian was getting SWJ ready for some Aviation.
Back at RWY 34 the Robbie was still at it.
In between all this SWJ had moved out to her Starting spot.
The sign to the right showing the way to the International Terminal and Toilets.
Then they were off SWJ & SSF, Some pic's of SWJ up close and personal like.
Back just in time for lunch.
Aviation vechiles looking fine.
Lunch stuff Gary contemplating his next move.
The BBQ was fired up (about 3 attempts well been a while) and as we are all about healthy some Gluten Free Sausages were up.
Dam just remembered some Venison in the Freezer Bugger.
Brian doing the Bizz. Winter Pffft still always good for a BBQ when the oppitunity a rises.
SWJ & SSF still chilling.
Some really large Bumble Bees turned up over on 34. Might be Will's boy's
Gary's turn to roll the Snagg's
Yeah man a few refrehments
Bumble Bee's still Swarming
Decided to head for a look at Hawera
Taxi for 16 Brian & SWJ just lining up to Roll.
There they go Zoom Zoom
Heading Hawera man what a tail wind 10 minutes on the ground. Blowing 20 knots Hawera no wind Stratford and sunny.
Les was out in CAW here waiting for SWJ on short finals.
Check out the Windsock.
SWJ just about there.
On the parking Hard Grass stand Hawera.
UNB getting sorrted for some aviation.
Gary & Brian enjoying some Hawera Coffee & Carrot cake.
We couldn't locate anything to hold for Ransom Bugger.
CAW back from somewhere's
Some of the SD fleet at Hawera RVH SSF & SWJ.
On the way home look at that beautiful Blue Stratford Sky.
Gary & RVH finals RWY 34 (Greeyish Blue plane against a Grey sky not great for photo's)
Looks darn happy with his lot....
Ya didn't know we had Leprechauns at Stratford did ya.
Dave L turned up with his lil Megan (I think thats right)
What a cutie. No not Dave the one in Light Grey.
Okay dad just checking the mechanicals.
About to hit the road.
Arron's (Aerodrome Farmer) taking his Trampoline for a ride.....
Options are few but never give up that also applies to the plane. Nice Tractor might be a Fergie...