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by NoSiG
Fri Feb 19, 2016 10:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: North-South 400kV Interconnector
Replies: 2
Views: 4637

North-South 400kV Interconnector

Good evening all. Some of you may be aware of a plan by Eirgrid to upgrade the national electrical grid with a north-south 400kV interconnector through counties Meath, Cavan and Monaghan. Their plan is to construct a series of pylons ranging in height from 22m to 37m from which to suspend high volta...
by NoSiG
Fri Aug 01, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Helicopter down
Replies: 1
Views: 4869

Helicopter down

There is a report of a helicopter down in Co Offaly on the RTE website: http://www.rte.ie/news/2014/0801/634702-helicopter-offaly/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I'm glad to hear that there were no injuries. What is the relevance of it being near a school? In the middle of the summer...
by NoSiG
Mon Mar 11, 2013 11:52 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Building your own grass strip??
Replies: 19
Views: 7963

Re: Building your own grass strip??

If the said farmer has been using his own airplane to check on his crops for disease, lodging and bird damage which is best assessed from the air, would this not count as using this rectangular feild for agricultural purposes? Its a very thin line :wink:
by NoSiG
Tue Oct 09, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: VFR at Night
Replies: 37
Views: 11707

Re: VFR at Night

Part-SERA is expected to come into force on 4 December 2012 (albeit with a transition period enabled until 4 December 2014). This Regulation will allow Member States to decide whether to allow aircraft to fly under VFR at night and it is anticipated that all European States will choose to follow th...
by NoSiG
Fri Apr 13, 2012 11:00 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Destination Cape Town
Replies: 3
Views: 1287

Re: Destination Cape Town

Hello,
Its "LIGHT AVIATION" the magazine of the Light Aircraft Association(LAA). A three part series: March, April and May.Wonderful adventure, great article!
http://www.lightaircraftassociation.co.uk" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Cheers, Michael.
by NoSiG
Tue Feb 28, 2012 11:08 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Support Erinagh Airfield
Replies: 80
Views: 32023

Re: Support Erinagh Airfield

This speaks for itself:
http://www.independent.ie/national-news ... 32178.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Michael.
by NoSiG
Sun Apr 26, 2009 11:50 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Landing & Parking Charges
Replies: 11
Views: 2374

I bet your two ten availed of the "extra" services provided by a few of the composites at the airport :twisted:
by NoSiG
Tue Oct 21, 2008 10:40 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: ppl despair
Replies: 22
Views: 5125

Hi Romeo Sierra, Flying's like that! I took 4 years and 110 hours on my journey to ppl, and enjoyed it all. Had all the missed lessons due to weather, aircraft going tech, turnover of instructors, etc. But there were many great flying days too. So, keep the faith and enjoy the journey to your ppl (a...
by NoSiG
Sat Oct 14, 2006 10:13 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Teledyne Continental O-200-A Zero Hours Available Now!!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 1255

Teledyne Continental O-200-A Zero Hours Available Now!!!!

For Sale: 1 Connintal O-200, 100hp aircraft engine. Zero houred, new starter, new magnetos, new leads, 6month/240hour workshop warranty, available now! Suit Cessna 150. PM or call 0862521421.
by NoSiG
Thu Jun 01, 2006 10:35 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Antenna Connection help.....
Replies: 7
Views: 3028

Hi Dutch Roll, here are a few more to try: (1) South East Communications prop Gary O' Hanlon , tel 051 871278 or 087 2513772. www.sec.ie .Based in Waterford. Does a lot of comms equipment. (2) Cellcom tel 091 790222, www.cellcom.ie, email info@cellcom.ie . Based at Oranmore, Co Galway. Does comms eq...
by NoSiG
Thu Jun 01, 2006 12:39 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Antenna Connection help.....
Replies: 7
Views: 3028

MAPLIN Blanch retail park (beside DID), or Jervis st have a full range of adapters!
by NoSiG
Fri May 26, 2006 8:43 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aircraft down near Killucan 25/05/2006 - 2 fatalities
Replies: 65
Views: 23691

I too wish to offer my condolences to the lads' family and friends, and all at nfc. May they rest in peace.
by NoSiG
Sat May 13, 2006 5:15 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Mach 1 Airshow!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 55
Views: 17087

Did I hear "free tickets" ? I just love free tickets :wink: :wink: :lol:
by NoSiG
Sun Apr 30, 2006 10:16 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Weston! ?? ! ? ! ?
Replies: 42
Views: 9995

Michael,
I have seen on a notice board in Weston, a list of charges for out of hours use of the airport. Although I cant remember the exact amounts, I remember they were steep (and by prior arangement). I think myself also that there could be major NOISE issues here. :?:
ns
by NoSiG
Wed Dec 07, 2005 6:06 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: BIK & Tax
Replies: 11
Views: 3293

Canacourse, sounds like a good way to get your company to carry the expense of flying. But assuming all is ok with rev, would you need an aerial work c of a aircraft (most single seaters on a permit to fly, i think) for biz?. Also, could you fly buisness trips for a company with a ppl (assuming you ...