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Old 24th Jul 2017, 22:17
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I took a Cessna 172 from Sywell to Old Buckenham recently - first visit there. A really nice airfield, despite me being caught out by the narrow runway on the first approach, then being caught out by the C172's ability to float like a balloon and the sloping runway on the second approach...!

Sadly I forgot to turn the camera on for the return leg.

Definitely an airfield worth visiting, although due to a delayed departure the cafe had shut by the time I got there.

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Old 6th Aug 2017, 09:52
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I'm no Scorsese but here is my humble contribution from my first solo yesterday!

Hope you enjoy

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Old 21st Oct 2017, 22:25
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I've had my licence for over 5 years, but recently I decided to actually fly into the airfield where I caught the bug - Andrewsfield in Essex - some 15 years ago.

From Sywell, the easiest route is direct through Stansted's CTR, so I thought i'd give this a go! Essex radar were very helpful and managed to slot me in crossing the landing threshold just behind a Ryanair. No such luck on the return flight, 20mins after the initial request and 10mins orbiting outside airspace and I had to call it quits and take my planned diversion route.

A very pleasant airfield to visit, with a great restaurant. I'd thoroughly recommend a visit before it gets turned into houses!

Below are a couple of videos of my outbound and return flights between Sywell and Andrewsfield, with the GPS trace of each flight overlaid from Skydemon.

Outbound:


Return:
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Old 27th Dec 2017, 08:17
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Smile For those, who love runway lighting p0rn

Best part starts at the 5th minute!

Click this TEXT for the landing scene


Complete video:

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Old 5th Jun 2018, 05:58
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The poetry of flight

I just created this short video by selecting some scenes from my flight. The soundtrack as written ans played by my nephew.
Hope you like it

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Old 6th Jun 2018, 22:50
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Flying over the San Francisco Bay

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Old 6th Jun 2018, 22:51
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Multi crew flight in a Tecnam P92 from LKKV (Karlovy Vary)

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Old 5th Oct 2018, 00:37
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A recent 'Mountain flying' experience around the Scottish Highlands, through Loch Ness and the Cairngorms. Flown 'under instruction' from Highland Aviation at Inverness Airport.

The video just doesn't do the scenery justice!

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Old 30th Oct 2018, 21:51
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Adriatic Sea / Croatia / Mali Losinj (LDLO)

Reaching the shoreline: 07:17
Landing at Mali Losinj airport: 15:00




Takeoff clearance at Mali Lošinj: 03:25
Landing at Sármellék, LHSM: 20:58
Landing at Tököl, LHTL: 25:29


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