Archive for August, 2016

Three sites in one day, Hermanus area, then Porterville

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized |

Another two good days of flying, some driving but well worth it. Early start to Betties bay dunes, it was light but ok for student flying, later we headed for Hermanus, there we also had a flight but on the next ...

Dune flying

Monday, August 15th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized |

A late decision to go and fly Langebaan dunes, forecast not good in the morning and windy so a late morning. Arriving about 14h20 light wind on the sea but a wind line approaching, and a big dark cloud, which ...

Ground handling at Dolphin beach

Saturday, August 13th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized |

A quick ground handling session before the NWerly hit, weekend looking bad for flying so more ground handling for the students. This is a very good skill and important for a good take off and control. We had about hour before the ...

Flying Piketberg, Hermanus and the dunes

Friday, August 12th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized |

  More good days of flying, some sand dune flying while other days thermic soaring the cliffs of Hermanus, and thermic flying in Piketberg. Light, big thermals offering good lift, for students fist thermic flying experience it was very good, we had ...