Archive for March, 2012

Weekend Training March

Monday, March 26th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized |

We had a good weekend training. Saturday ground handling with some new guys, for 4 hours forward and reverse launching, in thermic conditions so not very easy for the new guys, but aft er some time they were getting the grips ...

New Students Starting ground handling and baby flights

Friday, March 23rd, 2012 Posted in New student starting gound handling |

Starting of the student training season, we have 8 new student eager to fly. First the paper work, then a simulated flight, then ground handling. Light wind forward launching, arms getting blue from the risers over the arms. All the guys ...

Last few days with the Mixed group

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 Posted in Mixed group last few days |

We have been flying alot of different site, Sir Lowry's Pass, Porterville, Dune Soaring, Maccassor and enjoying a good evening out. SLP the wind on launch was good light thermals making take off easy, the previous day was extremely hot, therefore ...

Birdmen’s mixed group

Monday, March 12th, 2012 Posted in Action Air Sports 4x4 flying days, mixed group Wilderness |

1st Thursday Arriving at Saldana bay the wind was stronger than the days before, but we were still able to fly . I was first then the others followed, we had a great day, flying approx 3 hours, just ...

Birdmen mixed group Swiss German and Dutch

Thursday, March 1st, 2012 Posted in Mixed group |

Mixed group 25.02.2011 we had a mixed group of pilots arrive at different times, after collecting most guys we went to Macassar, sandy cliff, about 40 meters, looking towards Cape Point in False bay. Conditions ...