Archive for November, 2011

Paraworld, having a blast, max flying

Sunday, November 27th, 2011 Posted in 6th Dec breaking records, Paraworld having a blast |

Thursday 24th we went to Sedge view but conditions were very iffy and unpredictable and the odd rain shower, so we headed to Gerrick’s point. A detailed briefing and how to do a strong wing launch, we ...

Paraworld with Dominique and his group 15 pilots

Thursday, November 24th, 2011 Posted in Paraworld Dominique 15 pilots |

Paraworld Dominique with their group of 15 pilots arrived on the 21st November, we picked them up and drove directly to Wilderness area , arriving the wind was quite strong but was predicted to die down. On arrival we went ...

Flugschule Ostschweiz Porteville

Saturday, November 19th, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized |

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday we spent in Porterville, staying on the Mountain close to take off. Tuesday 15th was very good in Porterville, although we had to wait until the conditions turn on about 1pm, some pilots ...

Flugschule Ostschweiz Sir Lowry’s Pass and Hermanus

Thursday, November 17th, 2011 Posted in Flugschule Ostschweiz SLP Hermanus, Uncategorized |

Sunday 13th the weather is staring to change and looks like rain is on its way and very strong wind to pick up during the morning, so we headed back to Cape Town, but first stopping at ...

Flugschule Ostschweiz Wilderness- Sedgefield area

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 Posted in Flugschule OstschweizWilderness Sedge field, Uncategorized |

Thursday 10th after having a good sleep in Sedge field, we prepared for a good days flying. Arriving at the Holiday Inn, the wind was still pretty strong with white caps covering the sea, but the feel of ...

First Swiss Group, Flugschule Ostschweiz, 2011

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 Posted in Flugschule Ostschweiz 2011, Uncategorized |

Our Swiss group Stefan arrived in Cape Town late on Friday the 4th November, arriving at the nest, Birdmen’s nest we had a few drinks , Beers and good Cape Wine, doing a briefing on the next ...

Flying Sedge view and Dunes with students

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 Posted in John, Student flying Zaheer |

Saturday we had two students arrive, Zaheer and John, we also had good flying firstly at sedge view in themic conditions until it got too strong and rough, then went to the Map of Africa for some soaring ...

Wilderness trip With Mike and Martin

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 Posted in Wilderness trip with Mike and Students |

Arriving in Sedgefield on the 26th Tuesday defiantly not flyable, so we did some house maintenance on our new place in Sedgefield on the Island. We all went out for dinner to Montechello’s restaurant the best in ...