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by Vmax
Tue Jul 26, 2005 4:56 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Its really hit the fan now !!!
Replies: 46
Views: 11157

I think it would be a wise move for the flight schools at Weston to start looking elsewhere aerodrome wise.Having spoken to someone who works for JM at Westons new terminal last week,i got the impression that the leases for the flight schools expire at the end of the year, maybe someone could confir...
by Vmax
Fri Jul 01, 2005 5:31 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Major Heli incident EIWT
Replies: 6
Views: 1600

I don't think the threads on pprune were put there because the person made a mistake, if that is the case.For all we know it could have been mechanical error.Some commercial pilots are annoyed at the moment, rightly or wrongly it might have something to do with the allegation that a current member o...
by Vmax
Wed May 04, 2005 3:48 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: ei mel
Replies: 10
Views: 3658

mtow wrote:I have it on good advice that "Whatsarunway" is the best paid heli driver in the country and and deserves every euro !


I am sure the SAR jocks might have something to say about that. :wink:
by Vmax
Mon Mar 14, 2005 4:09 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: helicopers over Wicklow bay
Replies: 3
Views: 1450

As I understand it, two royal navy Merlins visiting the"Don"for the weekend.
by Vmax
Thu Mar 10, 2005 10:38 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: Helipad Near IFSC in dublin????
Replies: 5
Views: 3166

The landing site at the point has been condemed for quite a few years in relation to public transport flights, not so sure about the private end of things.Premier are commercial operaters and are based not that far away in the docks area.
by Vmax
Wed Nov 24, 2004 4:37 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: N153H
Replies: 3
Views: 1697

The aircraft certainly looks like it is sitting very high off the ground. :lol:
by Vmax
Fri Oct 15, 2004 10:35 am
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: Coast Guard Jobs
Replies: 6
Views: 2289

Minimum requirements,
P1.3 years SAR experience, 2500 hrs TT,1500 P1 on twins,IR,S-61 rating an advantage .
P2.750 hrs,twin time an advantage,IR.
by Vmax
Thu Aug 12, 2004 6:24 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Possible Accident in Co. Meath?
Replies: 3
Views: 1691

A well intentioned member of the public made the call.It turned out to be a caravan on fire.
by Vmax
Wed Aug 04, 2004 9:39 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Galways Fee's
Replies: 17
Views: 5981

I would like to broaden the thread slightly.I heard it mentioned recently that Galway airport was asked by the coastguard if it could open after hours just in case an air ambulance(S-61) needed to pick up fuel.It just so happened that fuel wasn't required and the heli didn't land,the bill for this w...
by Vmax
Tue Jun 29, 2004 8:42 pm
Forum: The Air Corps
Topic: Heli formation
Replies: 3
Views: 2230

Something to do with crossborder SAR between The irish aer corp and the RAF.It included a visit to an integrated school in the greater Belfast area, the corp had to leave their heli's at Aldergrove and hitch a lift with the RAF.Stange one considering the Irish coastguard heli based in Dublin has bee...
by Vmax
Fri Mar 12, 2004 9:46 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: IABB's
Replies: 1
Views: 1332

IABB's

Is it just me or are the irish avaition bulletin boards going out of fashion at a serious rate of knots? seriously though hats off to the administrator this is a good site. its nice to have a local bulletin board where fellow aviators can chat about their likes and dislikes. hopefully we'll see some...