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by StephenM
Fri Sep 07, 2007 12:30 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: COMMENTS ON THE NEW IRISH VFR MAP
Replies: 87
Views: 26003

I saw it today in Sligo, I have to say the definition on it was poor at best, the lines were very jagged looking, not as clean as the current map. Some of the airport data was a bit hard to read. Also they left out some prominent windmills which I'll be emailing about. But largely its a vast improve...
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by StephenM
Mon Sep 03, 2007 5:52 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: IAA Student Controller Programme open for applications today
Replies: 130
Views: 37792

Thats fantastic, many thanks for the detail on it!
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by StephenM
Sun Aug 26, 2007 10:50 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: IAA Student Controller Programme open for applications today
Replies: 130
Views: 37792

Guess I am one of the lucky 1988er's then!
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by StephenM
Thu Aug 09, 2007 5:21 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Student PPL applications
Replies: 6
Views: 2832

I went in and he did it up as I stood there, took all of 10 minutes. Post no doubt will take a few days. Shouldn't be much more than 3 days at a good guess. (Business days) But dont quote me on that.
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by StephenM
Thu Jul 26, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Aer Lingus Bristol Freighter
Replies: 3
Views: 2129

Excellent work as always!
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by StephenM
Thu Jun 14, 2007 10:54 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Airport to airport distance calculator ?
Replies: 5
Views: 1846

The great circle mapper is quite a handy website, gives direct distances along with airport info for most airports world wide.

http://gc.kls2.com/
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by StephenM
Fri May 18, 2007 5:17 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Listen to Cork Atc online
Replies: 15
Views: 5709

danelane2000 wrote:No need Stephen, I'm still around lol!


Just looking out for ya. ;)
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by StephenM
Tue May 08, 2007 8:31 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Listen to Cork Atc online
Replies: 15
Views: 5709

I did operate a stream but it started having problems when my internet went down and the ISP is quite lazy, when it came back the steam continued to cut out. And now my internet is down again, so theres no hope for a while! (THe 119.075 one) With regard to the Cork stream if you want PM me and I'll ...
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by StephenM
Wed Apr 25, 2007 4:22 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: 1/500000 map
Replies: 51
Views: 19469

OW wright wrote:what are the odds on getting it by christmas :?:

:lol: :lol: :lol:


April... 2008? If we are lucky!
(Dont quote me on that, just going on previous promises as they seem to love promising April!)
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by StephenM
Wed Apr 25, 2007 4:18 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Clifden Airport
Replies: 27
Views: 7926

Pilot wrote:Construction is apparently currently under way, but the minister is only now allocating money to buy the land. Are they building it on land that they don't currently own???


*cough* Knock Airport :P

Great to see investement like that!
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by StephenM
Fri Apr 20, 2007 8:58 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: AER ARANN NEW LIVERY ?
Replies: 4
Views: 3268

DivX wrote:This bus is going to be EI-REL. Aer Arann seem to have a fear of REC & REK for some reason.


A REC/K of a plane? :lol:

There was an Aer Lingus aircraft re-registered because of what its reg symbolised. EI-BEG

Image
http://www.airliners.net/open.file/0680550/M/
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by StephenM
Thu Mar 29, 2007 8:44 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: 1:500000 CHART
Replies: 2
Views: 1730

Stephen_N wrote:I was told the end of April I think.....


I was told that both last year and this year. :)
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by StephenM
Wed Mar 28, 2007 1:11 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Dynamic on display on Dame St
Replies: 5
Views: 1992

Get a copy of the Irish Times and go to page 3 of the Motors Section. They have an article on the aircraft.

Here is the article if you cannot get a copy of the paper version. ;)
http://www.ireland.com/newspaper/motors/2007/0328/1175003345255.html
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by StephenM
Fri Feb 23, 2007 10:59 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Salthill Air Show 2007 - 24th June
Replies: 17
Views: 7817

Looks good, would be great to see the AW139 about, saw it in Sligo on Wednesday, nice bird. :)
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by StephenM
Mon Feb 19, 2007 7:43 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: 1/500000 map
Replies: 51
Views: 19469

I was in the IAA last week, they are out of the old ones and said the same about the date, when I said its been a while since it was updated the Girl I spoke to said they mentioned releasing the new one last March too!

Best not get our hopes up...