Saturday, August 11, 2018

Sat 11th was a absolute Pearler all the Mountains were out.

SSF poking her nose out see whats going on.

YUP WX down & on the way to see Dad for some R & R.

Another Central Plateau shot.

Wayne giving SNW a Tickle before Flying

Blue Blue. Whoo Hoo

On the Taxi for 27.

Hes Off.

Looking down Rwy-09/27 (West)


Rob was back from Blighty  & his good self arrived in for  a visit.

SNW getting Jiggy with it.

Now Bridget from Tennessee in the U.S.A is here on work experience travelling around NZ and is currently working on the council Farm at present. Came over to see if she could get a Fly & Rob offered to take her for a Fly about. Outstanding that man. This was her first time in a fun Aerial machine.

Mean while SNW just Chilling.

They are off.

Mean while over at the Cygnet the lads were just chilling.

Oh thats a sweet looking Landrover......!!!!!

Aviation Chilling first class.

TGC about to go Tow stuff.

Pete V & his new Trojan in for a couple approach & overshoots with Brett in the Rear seat as Pete getting rating from Brett. So there be 2 of them roaming Taranaki skies from now on . Excellent.

Wayne scrambling to intercept.

Tow plane / Glider break away.

SAL with Rob & Bridget back from there Fly about.

I suspect she enjoyed it.  Awesome.

Gary was in for a bit.

Interesting Tee shirt

Cessna 172M ZK- DNT from Action Aviation based outa Feilding appeared in the overhead. They had been doing Photo work out Tarata way until some clouds got in the way.

Johnathan & Russell on board.

Thanks Team for offering to deliver our WX Stn to Dad in Feilding for some stern talking to.

Landing 09

Hawera's new Trainer A32 Vixen was in for a bit.

Then later in the day his lil Brother. A22 JTA  appeared in the overhead.

Rob heading home on the taxi for 16

DNT on the Taxi for 27.

Bunch of Aviators milling around the place enjoying the sun. They tend to cluster in groups

SSF & RVH chewing the Phat

Don still busy sandblasting is Sonerai Frame getting ready for paint.

Glider Enclave.

Shaun & Phillipa zooming about the place.

Now Rob very kindly got me this awesome T-Shirt from the Royal Air Force Museum whilst in Blighty.

Thanks Rob.


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