How many flying Canard planes in the RSA?

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Re: How many Canard planes in the RSA?

Unread post by blender » Thu Aug 14, 2008 1:42 pm

Dare I mention Bateleur ZU-AND and it's multiple incarnations, should count for at least another 5, maybe 6, maybe 7................ :?
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Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 2:02 pm

Now were counting :D were getting some numbers now ... 11 so far

FASI Malcolm X ZU-xxx / VariEze (?)
FASY Marco Schmidt ZU-xxx / Velocity XL (?)
FASY Chris Van Hoof ZU-CZZ / Cozy Mk 4
FABB Alfons Gessl ZU-xxx / Velocity XL
FALA Jannie Versfeld ZU-DAR / Cozy Mk 4.540
FAKR Dave Lister ZU-xxx / LongEze
FASH XX ZS-VFW / LongEze
FAQT Mark Sahid ZU-xxx / LongEze
Swazi Dave O'Neil / ZS-VMX / LongEze
FABB Dave King ZU-xxx /LongEze
FAHC XX ZU-AND / Bateleur

And Quickie / Q2's ... if you really must :twisted:
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Re: How many Canard planes in the RSA?

Unread post by Snitch » Thu Aug 14, 2008 2:09 pm

Rutan Long-EZ currently registered

ZS-USS
ZS-UWT
ZS-VFA
ZS-VMX
ZS-VUF
ZS-WNN
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Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 2:27 pm

Thanks for the info, where does one find this?

CapeTown ... VariViggen
FASI Malcolm X ZU-xxx / VariEze (?)
FASY Marco Schmidt ZU-xxx / Velocity XL (?)
FASY Chris Van Hoof ZU-CZZ / Cozy Mk 4
FABB Alfons Gessl ZU-xxx / Velocity XL
FALA Jannie Versfeld ZU-DAR / Cozy Mk 4.540
FAKR Dave Lister ZS-UWT / LongEze
FASH Shawn Uren ZS-VFA / LongEze
FAQT Mark Sahid ZU-xxx / LongEze
Swazi Dave O'Neil / ZS-VMX / LongEze
FABB Dave King ZU-xxx /LongEze
FAHC XX ZU-AND / Bateleur
ZS-USS
ZS-VUF
ZS-WNN
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Re: How many Canard planes in the RSA?

Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 3:01 pm

Latest updated summarised information so far we are 13 flying Canard Planes

CapeTown ... VariViggen
FASI Malcolm Laing ZS-WVF/ Vari-Ez
FASY Marco Schmidt ZU-xxx / Velocity XL (?)
FASY Chris Van Hoof ZU-CZZ / Cozy Mk 4
FABB Alfons Gessl ZU-DZU / Velocity XL
FALA Jannie Versfeld ZU-DAR / Cozy Mk 4.540
FABB Dave King & Chris Carsten ZS-VUF / Long Ez
FAKR Dave Lister ZS-UWT / LongEze
FASH Shawn Uren ZS-VFA / LongEze
FAQT Mark Sahid ZU-xxx / LongEze
FABB Dave King & Chris Carsten ZS-VUF/LongEze
FAHC Von Schoenebeck ZU-AND / Bateleur
Swazi Dave O'Neil / ZS-VMX / LongEze
ZS-USS

ZS-WNN
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Re: #5170

Unread post by Snitch » Thu Aug 14, 2008 3:08 pm

cvh:. wrote:Thanks for the info, where does one find this?
If you have the ICAO code you can search for them on the SA Reister
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Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 3:26 pm

How many Bateleurs are flying in RSA?

and what can anyone tell me about a VariViggen flying in Capetown (IIRC) an advert or article way back ...
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Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 4:26 pm

Not sure if there are any Solitaire's in the RSA with a Canard?
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Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 5:07 pm

Latest updated summarised information so far we are 18 flying Canard Planes
(sure hope this is mostly correct)

xxxx Weideman W / ZS-VPB / VariViggen
FASI Malcolm Laing / ZS-WVF/ VariEz
xxxx Adcock M A / ZS-UJU / VariEz
xxxx Van Rensburg S I / ZS-UKV / VariEz
FAQT Sahd Mark / ZS-UKI / VariEz
FASY Marco Schmidt ZU-xxx / Velocity XL (?)
FABB Alfons Gessl ZU-DZU / Velocity XL
FASY Chris Van Hoof ZU-CZZ / Cozy Mk 4
FALA Jannie Versfeld ZU-DAR / Cozy Mk 4.540
FABB Dave King & Chris Carsten / ZS-VUF / Long Ez
FAKR Dave Lister / ZS-UWT / LongEz
FASH Shawn Uren / ZS-VFA / LongEz
xxxx Alison G L / ZS-USS / Long Ez
xxxx Steinkamp / ZS-WNN / LongEz
Swazi Dave O'Neil / ZS-VMX / LongEz
FABB Dave King & Chris Carsten / ZS-VUF/LongEze
xxxx Allison G L / ZS-USS / Long Ez
FAHC Von Schoenebeck ZU-AND / Bateleur

Corrected! Thanks!
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Re: How many flying Canard planes in the RSA?

Unread post by Sailor » Thu Aug 14, 2008 5:33 pm

Hi Chris,
You have got Mark Sahid on twice.
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Re: How many flying Canard planes in the RSA?

Unread post by cvh » Thu Aug 14, 2008 5:41 pm

Thanks for pointing out this inaccuracy, I'll fix it soon!
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Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 5:55 pm

Thanks and the number now stands at 18!

There are a lot under construction!
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Re: How many flying Canard planes in the RSA?

Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 8:17 pm

Now ... can our photgraphic scribes help with the record keeping of this species? :twisted:
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Re: How many flying Canard planes in the RSA?

Unread post by Bearcat » Thu Aug 14, 2008 8:20 pm

cvh:. wrote:Now ... can our photgraphic scribes help with the record keeping of this species? :twisted:
You are still a few short in the VariEze department :D

BTW ... Do you regard the Quickie as a canard ... or is that considerd an aberation :wink:
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Unread post by cvh:. » Thu Aug 14, 2008 8:33 pm

Latest updated summarised information so far we are 17 flying Canard Planes
(sure hope this is mostly correct)

xxxx Weideman W / ZS-VPB / VariViggen
FASI Malcolm Laing / ZS-WVF/ VariEz
xxxx Adcock M A / ZS-UJU / VariEz
xxxx Van Rensburg S I / ZS-UKV / VariEz
FAQT Sahd Mark / ZS-UKI / VariEz
FASY Marco Schmidt ZU-xxx / Velocity XL (?)
FABB Alfons Gessl ZU-DZU / Velocity XL
FASY Chris Van Hoof ZU-CZZ / Cozy Mk 4
FALA Jannie Versfeld ZU-DAR / Cozy Mk 4.540
FABB Dave King & Chris Carsten / ZS-VUF / Long Ez
FAKR Dave Lister / ZS-UWT / LongEz
FASH Shawn Uren / ZS-VFA / LongEz
xxxx Alison G L / ZS-USS / Long Ez
xxxx Steinkamp / ZS-WNN / LongEz
Swazi Dave O'Neil / ZS-VMX / LongEz
xxxx Allison G L / ZS-USS / Long Ez
FAHC Von Schoenebeck ZU-AND / Bateleur

And yes, we would love pictures of the quickie/Q2, even tho it is not a pure canard :)

And show me where we are short here, please :twisted:

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