Archive for February, 2013

Hermanus and Porterville with Action Air Sports

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

After staying the night in Hermanus, we were all well rested  and eager to go flying on Monday, without a early start and a long drive. A very low inversion slowed the days flying and we had to cancel our ...

A day to remember Sedge view and Hermanus

Monday, February 25th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

  Sunday 24th last day in Sedge field, then a night over in Hermanus. Flying Sedge view from 11am until 1pm giving everyone enough time to fly all they wanted as the conditions were just great. Nice thermals passing over take off, ...

Another 3 good day with Action Air Sports

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

Thursday 21st again sedge for the first few hours, firstly ground handling, big ears launching, kiting etc. Top landing practise again and again, to fine tune their  landings, the views were great but not that high, slowly the wind swung ...

A slow start and a fantastic ending to a beautiful day

Thursday, February 21st, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

Wednesday 20th a late start, strong West winds. Some guys playing golf, other playing on their computers, relaxing in the back garden getting a tan. By 12.30 things looking much better and we were off like a dart to Paradise ridge, ...

Being flexable and flying again

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

Monday 18th We were planning to fly Llandundno, but on awakening wind seemed to be stronger therefore it would defiantly be blown out very early. We then decided on the spur of the moment to head for Sedgefield, and we ...

Arrival and first day with Action Air Sports

Sunday, February 17th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

The arrival of Action Air Sports, 8th year and 9th time flying with us. A light dinner and a briefing for the up and coming days events. First day easy flying, going to Saldanha bay, on arrival looking very promising but ...

Another flyable while Cape Town houling SE

Saturday, February 16th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

                                                                                                                                                                             Peter, what happened? Friday 15th all's well, Cape Town blowing a hoolie, South Easterly blowing a gale, with the Clouds pouring over Table Mountain, defiantly no flying.l Except Birdmen, a quick drive out to Koringberg, arriving the SE wind was still blowing, ...

Epic day at Kommetjie

Thursday, February 14th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

Tuesday afternoon Carlo and Nancy from Flybubble arrived and we all went down to the beach for a sun downer and dinner. Before dinner, a stroll on the beach to work up an appetite, the evening air was very warm, ...

Two days in the Porterville valley

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

Dasklip take off in bad shape. Monday 11th a two day trip to the Porterville area, Monday flying from Dasklip  to Rhenosterhoek and trying to fly back. I launched first testing the air and to pin point where the thermals were ...

Sir Lowry’s pass delivers

Sunday, February 10th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized |

Saturday 9th a day off, as we have rain through out the country, 10pm we picked up two new pilots from Holland Aart and Ronald from Action Air Sports. Sunday 10th a very difficult day to decide, due to rain ...