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by ptawse
Mon May 11, 2009 10:42 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Kilkenny / Newtwonards fly-ins - Any news?
Replies: 19
Views: 6594

Kilkenny Fly in

Regretably, the Kilkenny Fly in due to take place on Sunday 24th May has been postponed. Will post a new date in due course.
by ptawse
Mon May 11, 2009 10:39 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Runway Drainage at Kilkenny
Replies: 1
Views: 1067

Kilkenny Airfield drainage

Just a reminder to all pilots intending to visit Kilkenny. Please ring in advance for PPR (087-1255241). As for many grass airfields, the exceptionally wet winter took its toll on the runway. This is being addressed at the moment with additional drainage over the worst affected area. While the drai...
by ptawse
Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Arthur Wignall - video footage
Replies: 3
Views: 1401

Arthur Wignall

Hi Michael, Just seen your post. You might try RTE. In the early 80's, 1983 I think, RTE shot some video of Arthur flying his Harp Lager Pitts out of Castlebridge. Can't remember what programme it was for but I do remember an interesting air to air session.
by ptawse
Tue Apr 14, 2009 8:47 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: kilkenny
Replies: 15
Views: 2813

Comments about Kilkenny

Thanks to everyone for their support of Kilkenny airfield. It is open to visitors subject to the usual PPR. I can also confirm that there is a windsock. If 'Abbeyleix' has safety issues with regard to Kilkenny, I would greatly appreciate if s/he would contact me to discuss. We have no problem with c...
by ptawse
Thu Aug 21, 2008 12:40 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Anglo Irish Vintage & Classic Fly-in 2008 Kilkenny
Replies: 4
Views: 1387

Anglo Irish Vintage & Classic Fly-in 2008 Kilkenny

Regretably the Anglo Irish Vintage & Classic Fly-in due to be held over the 23rd/24th August at Kilkenny has been cancelled. The runway is waterlogged and would not stand up to the heavy use expected during a fly-in.
by ptawse
Sun Jul 24, 2005 9:59 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Kilkenny Flying & Gliding Club Annual Fly in
Replies: 2
Views: 1388

Kilkenny Flying & Gliding Club Annual Fly in

Kilkenny Flying & Gliding Club Annual Fly Sunday 4th September 2005. All welcome.