Australia/Avalon 2021 tour added

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Tour advert for Australia/Avalon 2021 – Wednesday 17th November to Wednesday 1st December 2021 Hi all, For those of you who have expressed an interest in doing Australia next year, then what follows is the provisional hit list of things to try and do. The trip will have to be at least two weeks (14 […]

AVALON airshow is being postponed from 23rd February to a later date in November 2021 (Grant Robinson)

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Thanks to a tip-off from Stewart Toone, the following bad news has just been received……. Next year’s AVALON airshow is being postponed from 23 February to a later date, likely to be in November. The ADMA foundation, which organizes the biennial event, blamed the lengthy logistical lead times and uncertainty about international travel caused by […]

Canberra, South Canberra Fire Fighting Helipad, Campbell (The Australian War Memorial) – Tuesday 3rd March 2020 (Mark Paulin)

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Evening all, Logged today on what has been a cool and cloudy day have been the following: Canberra 0700 – 0900 A7-ANJ A35X QTR A56-001 Da7X RAAF C-GIAC G550 VH-FOA R44* VH-RKK R44* VH-VCC EC120B* Then a short drive was made to South Canberra Fire Fighting Helipad. Noted at 0915 N9FH UH60 From here it […]

Sydney ott, Mascot, Bankstown, Picton, Goulbourn, Canberra – Saturday 29th February to Monday 2nd March 2020 (Mark Paulin)

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Evening all, After a fantastic weekend of weather, Opera, Parades and Sport time to get back to aviation related activities. To start one noted overflying Manly Beach on Saturday 29th whilst watching the National Beach Volleyball Championships was: F-ONCP C525C* VH-PHM EC135 NSW Police Then whilst at the Olympic Park on Sunday 1st March the […]

Sydney, Bankstown, The Oaks, Camden & Richmond – Wednesday 26th February 2020 (Mark Paulin)

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Evening all, Today has been for the most part clear and warm but very humid. However, late this afternoon a number of heavy thunderstorms and squalls developed which has led to all sorts of interesting landings and take offs this evening. Sydney 0630 – 0930 9M-LCG B738 MXD 9V-SKW A388 SIA A6-ETK B773 ETD A6-EVD […]