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by Higgie
Sat Jul 13, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: Microlights
Topic: Rotax 912 series fuel pump Bulletin
Replies: 0
Views: 3772

Rotax 912 series fuel pump Bulletin

Hi ALL With reference to the Rotax Service bulletin http://www.flyrotax.com/portaldata/5/dokus/d05681.pdf" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I have been told by a rotax 912uls owner that if your fuel pump serial number starts with a 09 then rotax/skydrive will replace it for free regards...
by Higgie
Sat Jul 13, 2013 11:45 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Rotax 912 Engine Service Bulletin
Replies: 2
Views: 1566

Re: Rotax 912 Engine Service Bulletin

Hi ALL With reference to the Rotax Service bulletin http://www.flyrotax.com/portaldata/5/dokus/d05681.pdf" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I have been told by a rotax 912uls owner that if your fuel pump serial number starts with a 09 then rotax/skydrive will replace it for free regards...
by Higgie
Fri Jun 14, 2013 8:25 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: TRA for G8 summit Enniskillen 16 - 18 Jun 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2587

Re: TRA for G8 summit Enniskillen 16 - 18 Jun 2013

'm Just wondering
Will the IAC/ RAF respect the geographical boundary or the FIR boundary.
Could anyone enlighten me
Higgie
by Higgie
Tue Mar 26, 2013 7:56 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Stolen Rotax Engines
Replies: 3
Views: 2118

Stolen Rotax Engines

Hi ALL We have been contacted by our microlighting colleague in Spain who have asked that we publicise the theft of six Rotax engines and associated instruments from their hangar at Aeri Club Alt Camp of Vallmoll (Tarragona-Catalunya-Spain) six engines Rotax 912 (100CV 3 and 3 of 80CV) and aeronauti...
by Higgie
Mon Dec 10, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: IAA Aviation Policy Conference.
Replies: 8
Views: 5521

Re: IAA Aviation Policy Conference.

HI ALL Very little, ie. NO mention of GA. Appeared to be aimed at commercial enterprises who all seemed to just want to protect and grow their own patch. Two very prominent individuals suggested that all of the regional airports should be shut down ASAP. Only dublin, shannon, cork and belfast should...
by Higgie
Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:29 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: VFR at Night
Replies: 37
Views: 11068

VFR at Night

Hi All I found this quite interesting. Maybe some benefits to EASA after all. regards Higgie http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?c" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; atid=33&pagetype=65&appid=11&mode=detail&id=5162 if the link doesn't work, put the sentence below into google and look f...
by Higgie
Tue Jun 12, 2012 10:43 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Calling airfield owners / operators....
Replies: 11
Views: 7673

Re: Calling airfield owners / operators....

Hi Mark
Was asked to pass on that Ballina Airfield can also accept a couple of aircraft.
Right beside the town and preferential,ie. cheap accomodation available.
Contact John Fallon.
See VFR Flight Guide for details
regards
Padraig
by Higgie
Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:33 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Calling airfield owners / operators....
Replies: 11
Views: 7673

Re: Calling airfield owners / operators....

Hi All. What a great idea. I can certainly take a couple or three, probably microlights as they will have to operate in and out of 300 metres with obstacles. Please help. The Reciprocal deal announced by the IAA last Friday will be a big help as they will not require permission for their aircraft. P...
by Higgie
Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:44 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Low Flying Aircraft
Replies: 0
Views: 1257

Low Flying Aircraft

Hi All Please keep a look out around Clare and Limerick, I've just recieved this Dear Sir/Madam Aurum Exploration Services have been retained by Lundin Mining Exploration Limited to manage the logistics of two airborne geophysical surveys. The surveys are being flown to help further understand the g...
by Higgie
Sun Jan 29, 2012 10:14 pm
Forum: Microlights
Topic: Round Britain Rally 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 5128

Re: Round Britain Rally 2011

I particularly liked the bit where the instructor said something to the effect of
"So you just put a spot on the map where you thought the airfield might be"
I'm cracking up since
Padraig
by Higgie
Thu Jan 19, 2012 11:20 pm
Forum: Microlights
Topic: Emergency Mandatory Permit Directive
Replies: 0
Views: 3614

Emergency Mandatory Permit Directive

Hi ALL Please be aware of the following EMPD that affects late model Rotax 912 and 914 engines. http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?catid=33&pagetype=65&appid=11&mode=detail&id=4830" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; (Built about a year ago) A check of NMAI records shows that we have e...
by Higgie
Wed Dec 14, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: General Aviation Safety Council
Replies: 42
Views: 14784

Re: General Aviation Safety Council

HI ALL
Just published
http://www.iaa.ie/site_search.jsp?search_term=gasci" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

regards
Higgie
by Higgie
Fri Nov 25, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Oooppps !!
Replies: 6
Views: 2178

Re: Oooppps !!

Thats Strange.
I heard he was related to this guy.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ak_d372F4Y" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Ain't flaps wonderful

Higgie
by Higgie
Wed Nov 16, 2011 11:51 pm
Forum: Microlights
Topic: Rotax Mandatory Alert Safety Bulletin
Replies: 0
Views: 3500

Rotax Mandatory Alert Safety Bulletin

Hi All Rotax have issued an ASB http://legacy.rotax-owner.com/SI_TB_Info/alertbulletins/ASB912059UL.pdf" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; THis is with with regard to Faulty crankshafts manufactured approximately one year ago and fitted to various 912 Uls between Serial No's 6,777,492 an...
by Higgie
Mon Aug 01, 2011 12:06 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Flying is getting very expensive.
Replies: 10
Views: 4142

Re: Flying is getting very expensive.

Hi Gyropilot
I reckon you are exaggerating.
My calculations show that using Tesco petrol, you would only get 3.99
Higgie :lol: