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by fast oiseau
Tue Apr 08, 2008 7:36 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: An Englishman flying from Newtownards to Waterford
Replies: 31
Views: 6236

transit

Dave, it is not too difficult to obtain a VFR transit from Skerries to Portmarnock to Killiney.A lot depends on the runway in use at EIDW.If it is RWY 28 expect to drop to 1000/500 ft ish and fly just alongside the coast.You may have to hold at times as they thread you through a gap in commercial tr...
by fast oiseau
Wed Jun 27, 2007 10:41 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Landing strip near Tralee?(other than EIKY)
Replies: 6
Views: 2503

Landing strip near Tralee?(other than EIKY)

Hi all,
I have a sick relative in Tralee general hospital.It would suit me to fly to or near Tralee in a microlight aircraft and land there in order to facilitate visiting the hospital.Does anybody know if such a strip exists near Tralee?Would need about 200/250M.
FO
by fast oiseau
Wed Jun 13, 2007 4:16 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: DME stations scattered around Ireland
Replies: 3
Views: 1611

DME stations scattered around Ireland

Hi all, have I missed something along the way? I bought a set of new CAA charts for the UK that also include parts of Ireland.There are 3 DME stations indicated on the chart that I have never been aware of.Does anyone know whose they are when were they set up? No1. WTP ident 116.3 12nm east of BIRR ...
by fast oiseau
Sun May 13, 2007 8:26 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: CAACI
Replies: 1
Views: 1090

CAACI

Hello everybody,
what happen to summer?Bloody freezin' this week!

Can someone guide me to the CAACI website please?
Thanks
FO
by fast oiseau
Sun Feb 11, 2007 11:31 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: ? re tree and EGJJ diversion
Replies: 4
Views: 1616

They cut an equal amount off the other wing and the aircraft(?) is now used for joyriding around Limerick. :D :D
by fast oiseau
Wed Nov 15, 2006 7:02 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: 1/500000 map
Replies: 51
Views: 19117

Bugger!
by fast oiseau
Wed Nov 15, 2006 9:02 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: 1/500000 map
Replies: 51
Views: 19117

1/500000 map

Hi All,
has the new 1/500,00 Ireland map been issued yet?
by fast oiseau
Sat Oct 21, 2006 8:37 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Newry Flying Club
Replies: 9
Views: 3687

Best of luck with the club.
How do you manage with the South armagh prohibited area?
FO
by fast oiseau
Thu Sep 28, 2006 3:21 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Belgian Police Detain Irish Aircraft
Replies: 37
Views: 16430

What reputation?
by fast oiseau
Sun Aug 27, 2006 7:44 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Re: C-182
Replies: 5
Views: 1957

Valhalla,
I think you will find that they invite you;not the other way around.
fast oiseau
by fast oiseau
Mon Dec 19, 2005 8:29 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Touring Ireland at Easter
Replies: 34
Views: 9470

Hi Dave, over here "bags" is slang for a certain type of ancient corpulent cranky hormonal woman.I presume the bags you refer to are baggage in the suitcase sense??!!!! Seriously,nice machine the 172SP.I have alot of hours on type.The Aran Islands,west of Galway,are a must and easily managed in a 1...
by fast oiseau
Wed Feb 02, 2005 7:53 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Wings Ireland Subs refunds
Replies: 20
Views: 6029

Decent chap

Got the same letter and refund of appropriate unused subscription.Very decent and honest of T.Very impressed.
by fast oiseau
Sat Oct 09, 2004 12:40 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aviation lapel badges..
Replies: 2
Views: 1590

Hi Stovepipe,
are the badges still for sale? :roll:
by fast oiseau
Mon Aug 30, 2004 6:07 pm
Forum: Jokes
Topic: Acronyms
Replies: 7
Views: 4383

RYANAIR
Running Your Ailing National Airline Into Receivership :roll:
by fast oiseau
Mon Mar 22, 2004 8:08 pm
Forum: The Air Corps
Topic: Restricted areas covering Ireland
Replies: 6
Views: 4044

MOA

Hi, had a nasty scare about 20yrs ago when doing multi engine training in a C310 at 6000ft,approx 1000ft above a solid cloud layer.A Fouga magister came rocketing out of the cloud ahead of us and passed very close with a very high angle of attack.Don't know who got the bigger fright!!! Both aircraft...