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by robfahy
Wed Jun 17, 2009 4:06 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Galway Airport 13/06/09
Replies: 2
Views: 1027

Galway Airport 13/06/09

Here are a few photos of the action in Galway Airport during the Clifden Airshow. http://www.galwaymedia.com/flying/170609/DSC08968.jpg http://www.galwaymedia.com/flying/170609/DSC08997.jpg http://www.galwaymedia.com/flying/170609/DSC09010.jpg http://www.galwaymedia.com/flying/170609/DSC09033.jpg ht...
by robfahy
Tue Jun 16, 2009 9:30 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Alcock & Brown 90th Anniversary
Replies: 24
Views: 5177

I saw Executive Helicopters flying alongside the Vickers on Friday, so I'd say they got some fantastic air-to-air over Galway city.

Rob.
by robfahy
Mon Jun 15, 2009 6:21 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Alcock & Brown 90th Anniversary
Replies: 24
Views: 5177

Here are two photos I took of the Vickers just before displaying at Clifden. I was surprised to see it taxiing out in such rotten weather. http://www.galwaymedia.com/flying/DSC09093.jpg http://www.galwaymedia.com/flying/DSC09197.jpg I felt the pain of this guys car go wallop when he went to drive it...
by robfahy
Fri May 29, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Display Times For Salthill Friday29th/Saturday30th
Replies: 12
Views: 2931

A buddy just told me he heard on Galway Bay FM that the Red Arrows will be doing a fly-past of the docks in Galway at 4pm today before landing at Shannon.

Rob.
by robfahy
Fri May 29, 2009 12:22 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Display Times For Salthill Friday29th/Saturday30th
Replies: 12
Views: 2931

Anyone with a scanner should tune between 242MHz and 255MHz for the air-to-air comms during the display. I listened in on it a few times and it makes it much more exciting. There is no set frequency, as they change it from time to time. Here's why (a quote from their website)... There have been inst...
by robfahy
Thu Apr 09, 2009 9:52 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Salthill Airshow?
Replies: 21
Views: 4434

Salthill Airshow?

Does anyone know if there'll be a Salthill Airshow this year? I see from the official Volvo Ocean Race Galway programme that the Red Arrows Display will be at 12 noon on Sat 30th May... m There will then be an in-port race for the yachts at 1pm. I know from previous years the airshow would normally ...