Pyramid Aviators weekend 11-13th August 2017

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Re: Pyramid Aviators weekend 11-13th August 2017

Unread post by PJL » Mon Aug 07, 2017 9:02 pm

Guys the Pyramid chalets are fully booked but there is stacks of accommodation in Barberton.

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Unread post by PJL » Tue Aug 08, 2017 3:32 pm

Venue is looking stunning and Varkus is ready to great you with a grunt or two!!! Weather is also playing along nicely!!! :D =D> =D>

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Re: Pyramid Aviators weekend 11-13th August 2017

Unread post by dak » Tue Aug 08, 2017 9:57 pm

Hi PJL
Plan to fly-in just for the day on Sat ... maybe a passenger or two as well.
Will there parking with easy exit on Sat PM ?
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Unread post by PJL » Wed Aug 09, 2017 5:26 am

Dak, absolutely!!!

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Re: Pyramid Aviators weekend 11-13th August 2017

Unread post by rajarad » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:28 pm

Hi is entry and departures at fixed times. Thinking of coming on Saturday morning and leaving some time later in the day. Regards
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Unread post by PJL » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:30 pm

No, just call Pyramid traffic on 130.35Mhz about 5 miles out to see that there is no conflicting traffic. The chances are good that there will be somebody on the ground with a radio to assist you.

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Unread post by Wackhead » Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:30 pm

Hello Pete,

We will be there with Lulu :)

Ugly Duckling has been appointed as Nav in the right hand seat.

Marieta and grandson as PAX.

Should be a great weekend.

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Re: Pyramid Aviators weekend 11-13th August 2017

Unread post by Ugly Duckling » Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:41 pm

Wackhead wrote:Hello Pete,

We will be there with Lulu :)

Ugly Duckling has been appointed as Nav in the right hand seat.

Marieta and grandson as PAX.

Should be a great weekend.

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Unread post by Wackhead » Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:45 pm

I love flying with professionals :D :D :D
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Unread post by SONERAI » Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:47 pm

RV4 ZU-FRV Crew and Pax will hopefully be there on Friday afternoon, if not Saturday morning for sure.
Will do the camping thing for the weekend.
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Unread post by PJL » Thu Aug 10, 2017 10:13 am

We are in for stunning VFR weather for this weekend!!!

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Unread post by T4flyer » Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:13 pm

ZU-FXC & ZU-FGK all fueled up, packed and ready to go :) If things go to plan we should be on the ground at Pyramid by lunch time.

PJL can we phone you for a local weather observation before we depart? we should be airborne Springs about 09.00 (07.00 UTC)

Cheers, Don.
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Unread post by PJL » Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:29 pm

Absolutely, Cell 0825534908. Weather is going to be perfect for you guys!!

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Unread post by PJL » Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:35 pm

The first guys from Vanderbijlpark are safely on the ground at Pyramid. =D> =D> =D>, Let the weekend begin!!

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Unread post by T4flyer » Thu Aug 10, 2017 4:27 pm

Great, the weather forecast is looking good, l'll give you a call just before we are ready to depart for an eyeball weather update :D

Cheers, Don.

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