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by hum
Tue Oct 06, 2015 12:59 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: The nights got shorter
Replies: 0
Views: 2726

The nights got shorter

SERA has introduced Night VFR, but also changedthe way 'end of VFR time' is calculatred in Ireland - the nights have got shorter! The 'old' SI 72 'Rules of the air' defined night thus: “night” means the hours between the end of evening civil twilight and the beginning of morning civil twilight, or s...
by hum
Wed Dec 24, 2014 2:28 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: FII to Cease Publishing Magazine
Replies: 4
Views: 3305

Re: FII to Cease Publishing Magazine

I am so sorry to see the end of the Magazine, it's been a great asset to the Irish GA community. You and Alan should be proud of your achievements over the past 10 years, you have made a significant contribution to all aspects of General Aviation for which I thank you most sincerely. I am glad to se...
by hum
Wed Dec 10, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Tellus Survey - Low-Flying Aircraft in the North Midlands
Replies: 0
Views: 1955

Tellus Survey - Low-Flying Aircraft in the North Midlands

2 x Cessna Caravans operating at low level towing devices beneath & behind.. check out the latest info here :-)

http://www.tellus.ie/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by hum
Thu Dec 04, 2014 12:51 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Cessna 210
Replies: 1
Views: 2742

Re: Cessna 210

http://www.onaircraft.com/the-planes/for-sale/n23ky/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by hum
Thu Dec 04, 2014 12:48 pm
Forum: Microlights
Topic: UV degradation of aircraft coverings
Replies: 0
Views: 2488

UV degradation of aircraft coverings

AAIU report just out on a Quik GT450 Microlight, G-GTEE, near Convoy Co Donegal, 30 September 2012: The microlight aircraft was making an approach to land at Carrickbrack airfield near Convoy in Co Donegal following a local flight from Letterkenny. The weather conditions at the time were blustery wi...
by hum
Mon Aug 18, 2014 3:46 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Sad news from Cork
Replies: 1
Views: 3071

Sad news from Cork

Anyone who flew at AFTA over the past few years will have known and liked Denis :cry:

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/yo ... 15675.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by hum
Sun Jul 06, 2014 7:29 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Foynes Anniversary Airshow dusk 5th & pm 6th July 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 2737

Re: Foynes Anniversary Airshow dusk 5th & pm 6th July 2014

All set, looks like a nice day for it outside the showers.. :)

Anyone get any shots of the swip Team Pyro display yesterday evening?
by hum
Sun Feb 16, 2014 11:49 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Irish GA Flight Safety study - Online survey
Replies: 1
Views: 2058

Irish GA Flight Safety study - Online survey

‘An Assessment of General Aviation Incident Reporting in Ireland’, is a personal study. It is a requirement for the MSc degree in ‘Safety and Accident Investigation’ from Cranfield University.

http://gasci.weebly.com/survey---please-take-part.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

:D
by hum
Wed Feb 05, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Foynes Anniversary Airshow dusk 5th & pm 6th July 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 2737

Foynes Anniversary Airshow dusk 5th & pm 6th July 2014

An early date for your diary. This Summer we will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the 1st commercial passenger flight across the Atlantic by the Pan Am Boeing 314 flying boat 'Yankee Clipper' which landed at Foynes. We will have the Breitling wingwalkers, SWIP team fireworks display and more. Watc...
by hum
Tue Feb 04, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: GASCo Safety Evenings in Ireland Spring 2014
Replies: 0
Views: 1833

GASCo Safety Evenings in Ireland Spring 2014

The GASCo team have generously agreed to put on 3 safety evenings in Ireland this spring: Eglinton Thu 10 April 2014 Limerick Friday 11 April 2014 Cork Saturday 12 April 2013 Details here: http://gasci.weebly.com/safety-evenings.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; For anyone who has ...
by hum
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:27 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: News: Irish permit aicraft flying to France
Replies: 3
Views: 2974

Rough Translation of the document here:

Decrees, circulars GENERAL TEXTS DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ENERGY Decree of 24 February 2013 on the overflight of French territory by amateur-built aircraft registered in Ireland NOR: DEVA1305155A Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy, Due to the Convention...
by hum
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:18 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: GASCI Safety Evening Fri 27th Sep 19:30
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

Re: GASCI Safety Evening Fri 27th Sep 19:30

A reminder about the GASCI Flight Safety evening this Friday Sep 27th at 19:30. Venue - Bewleys hotel Leopardstown. 4 x Speakers including Paddy Judge from AAIU on Forced Landings and some bloke called Gerry Humphreys :wink: from ILAS on Strip operations. All welcome, free event, light refreshmants ...
by hum
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:01 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Flightfest
Replies: 4
Views: 2774

Re: Flightfest

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ao4hUwn9 ... IAG-mLX0Lg" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tmSj3ZH ... IAG-mLX0Lg" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by hum
Tue Sep 10, 2013 6:13 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: FlightFest
Replies: 1
Views: 2858

Re: FlightFest

http://flightfest.ie/displaying-aircraft" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; :D
by hum
Fri Sep 06, 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: GASCI Safety Evening Fri 27th Sep 19:30
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

GASCI Safety Evening Fri 27th Sep 19:30

Presentations on topics of general aviation interest by Chairman GASCI and an IAA rep. All welcome!

Venue: Bewleys hotel Leopardstown 'The Power Suite'

http://www.bewleyshotels.com/leopardstown/location" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;