Archive for May, 2014

Flying Llandudno and new students

Saturday, May 31st, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Friday 30th the calm before the storm, chatting on the Watts app group, a few were keen to fly. Llandudno was looking good, arriving perfect to launch from the antenna, but a little light, we all had a flight some ...

After work satisfaction, Special moments Llandudno

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Not much flying since the last post, late afternoon after a bit of work, conditions improved and we had one flight, conditions good enough to stay up. It was almost like soaring for about 35 minutes before it turned off and ...

Piketberg Sunday Megga turn out

Monday, May 19th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Sunday 18th arriving back in Piketberg same time, but the wind was a lot stronger on the way, many more pilot arrived, looking like a mini comp. This was great to see all the local and some tandem pilots out ...

Shaun’s first flights and good day in Piketberg

Monday, May 19th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

  Piketberg Saturday 17th May         We had a bus load of pilots and students, on the way the wind was blowing, but getting close the wind died off. Shortly after arriving we started to fly, wow did we have a good ...

Sunday winters flying

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Saturday flying cancelled due to low cloud and light rain. Sunday an early start, to collect nets for Piketberg, we had lots of help, thanks to our current students and past students, carrying and laying the nets on takeoff, wow what ...

Last few day of flying Kardoesie, Piketberg, SLPass

Friday, May 2nd, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized |

Benoit From the 20th until now we have flown Porterville area twice, Piketberg and Sir Lowry’s pass, the students are flying very well, getting lots of experience. PatriceKirsten Doing lots of flights, different manoeuvres, top landings, thermalling up to 1200m, short and long ...