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by Earhart
Fri Jun 10, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 9177

Re: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years

CHC, Air Corps and Iolar confirmed for this weekend. Wx looking good for tomorrow and fingers crossed for Sunday.
by Earhart
Wed May 25, 2011 11:44 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 9177

Re: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years

Please note that Spanish Point is not a licenced airfield. Visitors are very welcome, but use the strip at their own risk.

A programme is being produced for the event, which will include mentions for all our generous sponsors. If you would like to be included, please let us know.

Earhart
by Earhart
Mon May 09, 2011 10:11 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 9177

Re: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years

IOLAR CONFIRMED FOR SPANISH POINT FLY IN* Aer Lingus Charitable Foundation have confirmed that Spanish Point is on the 'Iolar Schedule 2011.' Spanish Point is very proud to be the first event for the Iolar scheduled after the Aer Lingus 75th celebrations. A BBQ is planned for the Armada Hotel on the...
by Earhart
Wed May 04, 2011 9:19 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: EAA Learn to Fly Day - Atlantic AirVenture
Replies: 1
Views: 965

Re: EAA Learn to Fly Day - Atlantic AirVenture

Participants will get 6months of free EAA membership.
(Applies to new members only)
by Earhart
Sat Apr 30, 2011 6:30 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: EAA Learn to Fly Day - Atlantic AirVenture
Replies: 1
Views: 965

EAA Learn to Fly Day - Atlantic AirVenture

Chapter 1309 of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) is hosting a 'Learn to Fly' Day in conjunction with the EAA lead programme. This day is being held in Atlantic AirVenture centre, Shannon, Co. Clare. On 21st May, budding pilots can get the chance to pilot an aircraft in Atlantic AirVenture...
by Earhart
Wed Apr 13, 2011 4:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Oshkosh 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 4908

Re: Oshkosh 2011

I am toying with the idea - any recommendations as to which days are best?

Thinking of hiring a camper van for the expedition.................
by Earhart
Mon Apr 11, 2011 10:28 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 9177

Re: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years

Presentations are planned for some 'life-time' contributors to the airfield at Spanish Point on the Saturday Night. BBQ and 'refreshments' in the Armada Hotel that evening. The Iolar has been invited to attend and a request has been submitted to the Air Corps for a similar visit to last year. Accomm...
by Earhart
Fri Jan 21, 2011 10:59 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 9177

Re: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years

Please note the date change.

New Date 11/12 June 2011

OnTheNumbers - I have some pictures, all will be available soon.

If you have any stories or memories of Spanish Point Airfield over the past 20 years, please let me know.

Ruth
by Earhart
Mon Jan 10, 2011 7:43 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 9177

Re: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years

Picture taken at the Fly-In 2010
by Earhart
Sun Jan 09, 2011 1:18 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 9177

Spanish Point celebrates 20 Years

Dear Flying In Ireland readers, We would like to invite you to help us celebrate 20 years at Spanish Point with a Fly-in on the 11th/12th June 2011. After the success of Spanish Point 2010, we are delighted to be organising the 20th Birthday Party. We hope that the weather will be a little better an...
by Earhart
Mon Nov 22, 2010 10:06 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Radio Licencing
Replies: 6
Views: 1308

Re: Radio Licencing

Hi Jim, An Aircraft Station Licence covers the posession and use of radio transceiver equipment located on board aircraft operating within the aeronautical frequency bands to airport control towers while the aircraft is on the ground or in the air. (ComReg website) Unless licence exempted, all wirel...
by Earhart
Fri Oct 08, 2010 2:07 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: 2 in hospital
Replies: 3
Views: 1427

Re: 2 in hospital

Meant in the nicest of ways:

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by Earhart
Tue Oct 05, 2010 3:17 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point Fly In 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 3932

Re: Spanish Point Fly In 2010

Thank you so much to everyone who attended, contributed and helped out. We had 26 visiting aircraft from all over the country. Saturday wasn't great weather-wise, but some hardy pilots battled their way to Spanish Point. There was some good fun on Saturday night and Sunday turned out to be a stunnin...
by Earhart
Fri Oct 01, 2010 1:43 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point Fly In 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 3932

Re: Spanish Point Fly In 2010

The Irish Air Corps CASA is scheduled to overfly the field at 3pm on Sunday!

Other visitors are promised, so fingers crossed.
by Earhart
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:52 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Spanish Point Fly In 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 3932

Re: Spanish Point Fly In 2010

The IAC should be joining us this weekend.

Hopefully it will be an enjoyable event.

See you this weekend!