Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Another Stunning day in the Naki this 17th of August.
Sun rising over the Front 40 at my place.
Mountain getting the Pink treatment this AM.
Ruapheau looking brilliant again.
The Mowing team were out today first time in 8 weeks odd due weather and rain and RWY's being super soft.
Check out the water coming of the Mower.
Harry & Gary were out first of the EM team.
Mean while over at the Mountain a bit of scraggy cloud had appeared.
Taxing for 16
What a boomer day
Making sure that thing up front don't stop.
Looking good in the Sun.
John getting his Glider ready.
Now I tell ya getting these to the Aerodrome at the same time can be a Mission. But not today.
Tim arriving for the Gliding thing in the lil Russki JTA.
TGC & JTA catching up on whats been going down.
TGC on her way out for some Towing Duties
Mower and Glider mixing it.
Tecnam CDL on short finals 27
TGC standing Easy foir Tecnam before taxing back down 27
Our second outa town fuel tourists.
Thats how ya need to park at the Mo to get Fuel do not go onto the brown stuff.
Outa here heading the Central Plateau then the coast via Taumaranui then Te Kuiti to the Coast and up.
Glider on Tow.
Kenny was out and himself and SSF went for a blat.
Then after him was Hayden back out been a bit.
Been a few Seagulls round lately must have discovered Stratford the place to be.
Brian must have had enough Hayden heading out on his lonesome.
Oh thats a shiney Mustang got her out for a under wing wash and a polish Thurday underneath.
The colour on SNJ is a bit more agricultral.
JTA heading home.
Now thats what I like to se a Happy Aviator.
Kenny checking out the Sonerai action.
SNJ on the taxi for 09.
Don doing the concentration thing again.
Hayden on finals 16
Going around as not working out.
Mean while down on 09 SNJ was away.
Wandering back to continue cleaning under the wings.
Hayden doing the paper work after Fueling SSF. We try keep tanks full so condensation is kept to as lil a possible as you do get it up here in Stratford with our Dynamic temperture extremes.
The ole Aerodrome Dog making his way home after missing his ATV ride home. He don't look best pleased either.
Don finals 09 with SNJ
Still concentrating .....
Very lil wind
New Satilite receiving Station gone up should be sending stuff up to low orbit shortly.
Well we got the WX station up on to it's Temp pole should have power to Thursday.
Thats Don for today.
De briefing time.