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by jonkil
Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Paper or Digital VFR Charts
Replies: 6
Views: 6444

Re: Paper or Digital VFR Charts

The Irish charts are terrible. Colours are absolutely wrong, no rhyme or reason to the style of mapping. I'm subscribed for the auto updates of the 500,000 UK north and south charts and they are superb. The colours are correct, the legend is correct, the frequencies are apparent and clear and the FI...
by jonkil
Thu Jun 30, 2016 1:32 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Finn Valley Fly-in 2016...CANCELLED
Replies: 0
Views: 9404

Finn Valley Fly-in 2016...CANCELLED

With regret I am announcing that the Finn Valley Flying Club Fly-in scheduled tor 2nd July 2016 has been cancelled. Due to onerous conditions and costs relating to insurance cover it is no longer feasible for us to run the event. We have worked to the 11th hour on this without success. Hoping to ret...
by jonkil
Thu Jun 30, 2016 1:32 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Finn Valley Fly-in 2016...CANCELLED
Replies: 0
Views: 9976

Finn Valley Fly-in 2016...CANCELLED

With regret I am announcing that the Finn Valley Flying Club Fly-in scheduled tor 2nd July 2016 has been cancelled. Due to onerous conditions and costs relating to insurance cover it is no longer feasible for us to run the event. We have worked to the 11th hour on this without success. Hoping to ret...
by jonkil
Tue Mar 29, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Finn Valley fly-in 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 8494

Finn Valley fly-in 2016

We're scheduled for our usual date, that is the first weekend in July 2016, full fly-in on Saturday the 2nd July with full event on Saturday night in the clubhouse for all visiting pilots.
More details to follow soon and update on the Finn Valley website in due course.
by jonkil
Thu Jun 25, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Re-scheduled : Finn Valley Fly in 2015, 4th & 5th July
Replies: 1
Views: 4663

Re: Re-scheduled : Finn Valley Fly in 2015, 4th & 5th July

All systems go folks for the 4th July.
All welcome, if you want accommodation then give us a call.
Great day, and night assured.
Hopefully see you all there.
by jonkil
Fri Apr 24, 2015 9:02 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Finn Valley Fly-in 2015, July 4th
Replies: 0
Views: 4154

Finn Valley Fly-in 2015, July 4th

Our fly in this year is scheduled for July 4th.
Details in event section.
by jonkil
Sun Mar 15, 2015 9:33 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: New Forum?
Replies: 4
Views: 2906

Re: New Forum?

Seems to have died Hugo.
Nothing happening.
NMAI forum also nothing happening.
I May kick off a new all Ireland aviation forum taking in all aspects.
This forum had a vast array of knowledge, pity it seems to have died.
by jonkil
Fri Jan 16, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Re-scheduled : Finn Valley Fly in 2015, 4th & 5th July
Replies: 1
Views: 4663

Re-scheduled : Finn Valley Fly in 2015, 4th & 5th July

Hi Folks, Our annual fly in is rescheduled for Saturday 4th July with full display and overnight session with departure on Sunday. Camping, fun, music, flying all weekend..... Arrive Friday and camp for free. B&B's locally. More details soon. Check http://www.FinnValleyFlyingClub.com for further det...
by jonkil
Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:45 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Trip to BMAA Show in Telford 21st-23rd November.
Replies: 1
Views: 2320

Trip to BMAA Show in Telford 21st-23rd November.

Finn valley flying club are organising a coach over to the BMAA Flying show in Telford. Departing Friday the 21st November and returning Sunday the 23rd. Price yet to be determined but will be at cost. B&B's local in Telford but trying to get a good rate for block booking. Pick up points between Don...
by jonkil
Fri Sep 26, 2014 12:21 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: New Training School in Roscommon
Replies: 2
Views: 4305

Re: New Training School in Roscommon

TIBOHINE AIRFIELD For all crews visiting tomorrow. There is a survey aircraft flying at low level (200 feet AGL) operating in the vicinity. This isn't an issue, simply fly overhead the airfield not higher than 2000 feet QNH (Stay about 1500-1800 feet QNH) and give Knock a shout about 10 mile out on ...
by jonkil
Wed Sep 24, 2014 12:24 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: New Training School in Roscommon
Replies: 2
Views: 4305

Re: New Training School in Roscommon

** Posted on behalf of Tibohine Flying Club/School ** An invitation to all pilots/crews for this Saturday, the 27th September. James will officially launch Tibohine Flying Club/School and cordially invites everyone to come along for the day. The school is already up and running and has a number of ...
by jonkil
Sat Sep 20, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: All Ireland Sunday, come on up !!
Replies: 0
Views: 2561

All Ireland Sunday, come on up !!

Finn Valley flying club will run a "Sunday 4 Sam" tomorrow. Clubhouse open with 2 big screens, food all day, and Donegal craic guaranteed, were open from early morning and everyone most welcome to fly in or drive in. Check facebook for Finn Valley Flying Club for more details or give us a call. Jon ...
by jonkil
Sat Sep 20, 2014 8:58 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: All Ireland Sunday, come on up !!
Replies: 0
Views: 5121

All Ireland Sunday, come on up !!

Finn Valley flying club will run a "Sunday 4 Sam" tomorrow. Clubhouse open with 2 big screens, food all day, and Donegal craic guaranteed, were open from early morning and everyone most welcome to fly in or drive in. Check facebook for Finn Valley Flying Club for more details or give us a call. Jon ...
by jonkil
Sun Jul 20, 2014 11:56 am
Forum: Microlights
Topic: New Training School in Roscommon
Replies: 0
Views: 4871

New Training School in Roscommon

Nice to see James Morrisroe setting up a new facility in Co.Roscommon. Microlight training on the Icarus C42 now at the new club. Full website with on-line booking now active. View http://www.TibohineFlyingClub.com for full details. All the best to James in his new venture from all at the Finn Valle...
by jonkil
Sun Jul 20, 2014 11:53 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: New Training School in Roscommon
Replies: 2
Views: 4305

New Training School in Roscommon

Nice to see James Morrisroe setting up a new facility in Co.Roscommon. Microlight training on the Icarus C42 now at the new club. Full website with on-line booking now active. View http://www.TibohineFlyingClub.com for full details. All the best to James in his new venture from all at the Finn Valle...