Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Petr hits the headlines!!

Li (above) with Eddie enjoyed a flight in the EuroFox late this afternoon

Bjorn (above) and Oivind (below) have both had a great time soaring after a wet start this morning

It hasn't taken Petr (above) long to hit the headlines!! Petr featured in the Cobram Courier today with an article by reporter Elise.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Great soaring!

Richard & Jean (above) enjoyed two great flights in the Janus C Turbo yesterday and today. Meanwhile Francoise and Nicole (below) have been following their progress with the Spot tracker.

Both Oivind (above) and Bjorn (below) with Rolf also enjoyed terrific soaring this afternoon.

Marlies (above) with Roger was all smiles after her first experience gliding with Eddie in GVY

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Helen celebrates with a surprise glider flight

Mo, Eddie & Andrew (above) just prior to Mo's flight in the EuroFox taildragger

Li, Mo, Eddie & Andrew pictured with the Chinese flag flying above

It was a family affair when Gordon, Elenne, Melinda, Lee and Helen (above) all had a great time gliding this afternoon. Helen's flight was a surprise birthday present - terrific way to celebrate that special milestone!!

Congratulations to Guangwei (above) who flew his first solo in the EuroFox taildragger - fantastic effort

Friday, November 25, 2011

Paul discovers the world from above

Shang (above) has been studying with Eddie this afternoon

Petr (above) busy "skyping" his family

Paul (pictured above with Eddie in front of the EuroFox) discovered the world from above yesterday with a flight in GVY

5.7ml in the rain gauge this morning. Looked like more rain coming but by late this afternoon the sun is shining and the cumulus are plentiful in a beautiful blue sky.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Peter goes gliding!

Bjorn (above) and Oivind (below) relaxing before launching today

Last evening - a round table conference (above) with Eddie, Bjorn, Lis, Petr, Oivind and John

Peter (above) had a great flight with Eddie in GVY early this afternoon

Monday, November 21, 2011

Welcome Bjorn, Lis & Oivind

Shang (above) has been enjoying some early morning instruction in the EuroFox

Evan (above) with Dad Ray, Eddie and Petr proudly displaying his Solo certificate

Eddie has draped the new flag pole (above) with as many flags as possible. Thanks to Geoff, Neville & Jake for standing the pole. Special thanks to flag supplier Jutta.

A warm welcome to Oivind, Bjorn (above with Petr) & the lovely Lis (not pictured) who have joined us for a fortnight of great soaring!!

Friday, November 18, 2011

Congratulations Evan - Solo!!

Evan (above) with Eddie not only went gliding this week but also enjoyed flying in the EuroFox

Evan (above) with Petr and (below) with Eddie travelled down from Canberra for a week of flying

Evan (above) had a grin from ear to ear after going solo in GVY. Dad, Ray had an even bigger grin!! Congratulations Evan - Solo - Fantastic effort!!

Great to see Michael (above) fly in for some gliding during the week

Sunday, November 13, 2011

Congratulations Rose!

Ross (above) had an enjoyable flight yesterday afternoon in the DG-600. Terry & Lothar clocked up the Kms with flights of over 7 hours each.

Lovely to see Anders (above) who called in for a visit.

Congratulations to Rose (above & below) with Eddie who achieved her Cross Country endorsement in the EuroFox taildragger.

Petr (above) pictured in the EuroFox. Petr has been trying to develop an Aussie twang - not quite there yet!!

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Congratulations Jamie -SOLO!!

Great to see Rhys (above with Petr) spending the afternoon gliding

Congratulations to Jamie (above & below) who flew his first solo in the EuroFox yesterday. Fantastic effort in the taildragger!!

John (above) enjoyed an afternoon soaring in the Janus CT yesterday.
Temperature at 1500 hrs today 33.4 degrees