Archive for April, 2014

More excellent flying and first flights

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

FlorenceFlorenceFlorence During the week flying, Wednesday 16th off to Piketberg, some students and others passed students living the life and being able to fly during the week. After getting permission for the Langebaan air space we had a Fantastic flying day, ...

Flying at Sir Lowr’s Pass, 35 degrees

Monday, April 14th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

SLP, a late start as the predictions were NE turning to WSW from 11 /1pm, on arrival a few light cycles coming up. The students looking the size of launch, wow so small, I said not really, but your ground handling ...

Two good days of training and first flights

Sunday, April 13th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

  Next possible day to fly was Wednesday 9th Hermanus a light SE erly, 5 of us headed out there, to find another perfect day, a little light but the wind soon picked up enough to do a running forward launch. This ...

Weekend flying and first flights

Sunday, April 6th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Saturday another gang of students arrived for training, hoping to do their first flight and other doing the numbers, arriving, the wind was too east and strong. We then did a few hours of invaluable ground handling. This is always ...

Flying Hermanus, Wednesday

Sunday, April 6th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Wednesday was the next flying day, Hermanus was our call, we had a great day. Arriving early as usual  after a half hour we were preparing and soon after in the air, Tom and I did some tandems after the ...

New students first flight and excellent four days of flying

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Friday to Monday, wow, did we have a fantastic time. Friday Deon and Ben getting two first flights, smiles on their faces was something else, chatter their lips moving trying to get out their feelings and excitement, this is what ...