AOPA Short Approach


ZK-BFG VG upgrade- Grant Bisset

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Two friends and I bought a 180HP Penn Yan converted C172 P as a get around the place machine, straight forward to fly, maintain and operate. While the 172 is a sound machine it doesn’t do anything spectacularly well, rather it does most thing’s adequately.

We wanted to land in river beds and on beaches, airstrips etc but didn’t have the budget for a 180 or similar.

Read the full article HERE 

Flight Following by Ivor Yockney

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Ivor Yockney, one of our committee members has written a great article on private flight following. This is important for areas where you are not within the Airways surveillance area and may want to have your family or boss know where you are at any time.

Read the full article and hardware description HERE

Instructions for Short Approach

 To make a new SA follow the instructions available here

just a test

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 Testing the aussie bush pilot. click



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