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by Cosmic
Tue May 10, 2005 4:53 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: WESTON RWY 25/07 CLOSED MAY 10th & 11th
Replies: 5
Views: 1630

Mark on the other hand, on www.paintinginireland.com forums they are probably saying, that was probably the best runway painting day of the year so far!

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :P :P :P :P
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by Cosmic
Mon May 09, 2005 6:05 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: I Would like to fly in Ireland!
Replies: 12
Views: 3178

Panichorn, Hey Cool I have done some flying out of Cuatro Vientos. I had a really great time there and loved staying in Madrid near Plaza Mayor. The Spanish people are very laid back, all the instructors and examiners were great guys. I understand with NFC at least that you have to do 5 hours dual w...
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by Cosmic
Sun May 08, 2005 4:38 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: I Would like to fly in Ireland!
Replies: 12
Views: 3178

These are the places I know about.

www.nfc.ie

www.skytrace.ie

Both these schools operate from Weston Airport, the main field for G.A just outside Dublin.

www.westonaiport.com

Which airport do you fly out of in Spain?
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by Cosmic
Sat May 07, 2005 5:32 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: EI- Register
Replies: 13
Views: 7553

EI-Del I have space online to host photos. E-mail them to me and I will host the for you, or anyone else who would like to post photos for that matter.

P.M me for the e-mail address to send them to.
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by Cosmic
Fri May 06, 2005 8:03 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Weston
Replies: 65
Views: 23003

Clinton Invited to Open Aerodrome Property Developer Jim Mansfield is hoping that former Us president Bill Clinton will open the refurbished Weston Aerodrome when he visits Ireland later this month The airport development near Lucan has been controversial, with the high court ruling last week that c...
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by Cosmic
Fri May 06, 2005 9:38 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Weston
Replies: 65
Views: 23003

Did anyone see thr article in Yesterdays (5th May) Irish times? Mansfiedl reckons hes got Bill Clinton lined up to Open the New facilities at Weston and an interesting angle on the planning issues or lack there of? If anyone subscribes to Ireland online it would be handy to put the article on here, ...
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by Cosmic
Sun May 01, 2005 8:29 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: When Animals go Bad.
Replies: 6
Views: 1888

Yeah its amazing how quick Pictures get forwarded around the Net. I remember I got it back a few days after it had been taken, with about a 1000 e-mail addreses at the top of the e-mail. Moral of the story: Don't send any pictures you don't want seen around the world by e-mail!
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by Cosmic
Sun May 01, 2005 5:16 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: When Animals go Bad.
Replies: 6
Views: 1888

He was about to rotate, he decided in a split second when he realized the collision was unavoidable, that it was better to hit it on the ground then just after take off. So he reckons somewhere between 50-80 kts. Heres a few more: http://rath.smugmug.com/photos/18094738-M.jpg http://rath.smugmug.com...
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by Cosmic
Sun May 01, 2005 12:18 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: New EIDW Stream?
Replies: 13
Views: 3595

Wow, thats pretty cool. I have never listened into ATC streams before, very cool.
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by Cosmic
Sat Apr 30, 2005 6:20 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: When Animals go Bad.
Replies: 6
Views: 1888

When Animals go Bad.

Have been meaning to post these for a while. Friend of Mine worked in Tanzania, flying a C206,C210 and C208. No need for the story, the Pics speak for themselves! http://rath.smugmug.com/photos/20878145-M.jpg http://rath.smugmug.com/photos/20878148-M.jpg http://rath.smugmug.com/photos/20878147-M.jpg...
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by Cosmic
Sat Apr 30, 2005 5:43 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Florida Keys
Replies: 5
Views: 3254

Florida Keys

It was raining Yesterday, and added to that I am really skint, so I couldn't fly. My mind started drifting back to happy flying days in the Florida Keys. Theres not much that can compete with taking a plane with a few friends down to Key West. http://rath.smugmug.com/photos/18087774-M.jpg Miles and ...
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by Cosmic
Fri Apr 29, 2005 10:56 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Groundspeed Records in Light Aircraft
Replies: 0
Views: 913

Groundspeed Records in Light Aircraft

I'd like to open the bidding at 1 knot shy of 170 in a PA-28-161 (Cherokee), seen here. There are some bonkers ones on www.groundspeedrecords.com.

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by Cosmic
Fri Apr 29, 2005 10:13 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Weston
Replies: 65
Views: 23003

m Development of airfield unauthorised MILLIONAIRE businessman Jim Mansfield's plans to develop Weston Aerodrome near Dublin received a set back in the High Court yesterday when the court upheld a South Dublin Co Council claim that most of the work there is unauthorised and requires planning permiss...
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by Cosmic
Sun Apr 24, 2005 3:21 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: GPS as Primary Navigation
Replies: 9
Views: 3635

At my flying club we have a Diamond Da 40, with a Garmin G 1000, its booked out seven weekends ahead


Seems to be a general problem in this country though, weather aside. Availability seems to be a major issue, or should I be looking further afield than Weston?
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by Cosmic
Sun Apr 24, 2005 10:14 am
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: Heli training and heli circuit at Weston
Replies: 8
Views: 3218

Whats happened, could you spell it out for an outsider?