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by andrewbutler
Tue Apr 29, 2014 6:28 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Aerobatic course
Replies: 4
Views: 2250

Re: Aerobatic course

A strong stomach.
by andrewbutler
Fri Dec 30, 2011 11:47 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Inishbofin Clegan
Replies: 13
Views: 5154

Re: Inishbofin Clegan

Good to hear the news, and good that my brain is working.

Though aren't both ends wrong i.e. swapped? The way I figure it, the painter knew they had to put 02 on one end, and 20 on the other which is exactly what they did..............but on the wrong ends..............

Andrew
EI-EEO.
by andrewbutler
Fri Dec 30, 2011 2:58 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Inishbofin Clegan
Replies: 13
Views: 5154

Re: Inishbofin Clegan

Yes, I was over at the Clifden site two weeks ago. Got very intimate with the strip, twice. Very clean and plenty wide, though you do feel the gaps between the concrete sections..... I then overflew Inisboffin and was sorely tempted to stop for a cup of tea. When I got home, I took a look at the sit...
by andrewbutler
Sun Sep 04, 2011 11:41 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Filing a Flight Plan with the IAA
Replies: 1
Views: 1231

Re: Filing a Flight Plan with the IAA

Hi DJ, I use it all the time. I often go to Enniskillen for fuel, and after filing the outbound flight and pressing submit, I press the BACK button on my browser and as all the fields are already populated, all I have to do to submit the return plan is change the DEP and DEST and time details and pr...
by andrewbutler
Sun May 29, 2011 2:12 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: General Aviation Safety Council
Replies: 42
Views: 15017

Re: General Aviation Safety Council

There was a pretty sorry turn out in Galway, however, the meeting was positive and the discussions were open, frank and amicable. Maybe I've had my head in the sand a bit, but I learned at this meeting from Martin Purcell (Head of Licensing at the IAA) that the new SEP PPL(A) EASA license that my JA...
by andrewbutler
Fri Feb 25, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: New Irish Plane is born today
Replies: 5
Views: 2479

Re: New Irish Plane is born today

Thanks all for your comments and thanks Gerry for starting this thread, thanks for taking the controls and thanks for your unbounded support and hospitality over the last couple of months while we finished her! See a collection of vids here: http://www.youtube.com/user/fzvs2f#g/u" onclick="window.op...
by andrewbutler
Fri Feb 25, 2011 12:55 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Coming soon.... EI EEO
Replies: 4
Views: 2504

Re: Coming soon.... EI EEO

My aircraft, EI-EEO, first flew on Saturday the 19th with Gerry at the controls. Thanks Gerry for starting this thread, thanks for taking the controls and thanks for your unbounded support and hospitality over the last couple of months while we finished her! See a collection of vids here: http://www...