Archive for September, 2017

Special treat flying Franschoek

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized |

28th September Two of my students live in Franschoek, today was the day to fly there, on their door step. Arriving in good time, to watch the switch from SE to West, and consistant wind coming up the front, making launch ...

New site for some students Piketberg and Langebaan

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized |

  23rd September Flying Piketberg spring thermals what a treat, the valley green with light winds the perfect setting and place to fly. Some students doing multiple flights while others took the advantage of thermaling up above take off and getting in longer ...

Gouda to Bains kloof pass 41kms

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized |

  18th Sept Flying a new site, Gouda Peak. Good take off area and good thermic cycles to fly, soon I was at 1200 m ATO. Dennis later joined me while, Eric was our driver for the day, a Big thanks to him. We ...

Cracker day in Hermanus

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized |

14th 17th Sept More good flying Hermanus fantastic, Eric flying for 1H30 min, top landing, because he was freezing cold after landing he lay in the sun to warm up, like a snake.. The other had a few flights, with stronger wind ...

Flying Hermanus Meerendal and Porterville

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized |

  2nd to the 10th Sept More good days of training, Hermanus, Meerendal and Porterville for three day in a row. This batch of students are coming along nicely, all maneuvers, practical skills and theory done just honing ones skills and getting more ...