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by avi-addict
Sat Jul 15, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: B733 ZS-TGB on contract for Royal Jordanian
Replies: 181
Views: 3834

Re: B733 ZS-TGB on contract for Royal Jordanian

ahhwww...tnx...that was real nice....be safe out there. You guys are probably more safe up there than we here on the ground....had a armed robbery in our crescent on tuesday night but tnx to a very good alert neighbour, one of the scum bit the dust and fell on the pavement about three metres from my...
by avi-addict
Tue Jun 20, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Moertoe turning 42
Replies: 10
Views: 155

Re: Moertoe turning 42

did you see his new image....a goaty and mustaz!!!!!!!
by avi-addict
Tue Jun 20, 2017 9:29 am
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Moertoe turning 42
Replies: 10
Views: 155

Moertoe turning 42

:bday3: Happy B'day Houtskoen. Check out your prezzie on your Facebook profile ♡
by avi-addict
Thu Jun 15, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk / I Want To Know ...
Topic: Weather update - anyone flying to Cape Town tomorrow?
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: Weather update - anyone flying to Cape Town tomorrow?

yup Bell 407...full house but a safe flight...tnx
by avi-addict
Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk / I Want To Know ...
Topic: Weather update - anyone flying to Cape Town tomorrow?
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: Weather update - anyone flying to Cape Town tomorrow?

Got the date wrong....they are taking off now.....full house.
by avi-addict
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171

Re: Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM

avi-addict wrote:Does anbody have a better description about a Kulula flight experiencing severe turbulance enroute to CPT than pizzie Gavin Prins.

Anybody know about an AIRLINK Embraer ERJ jet circling PMaritzburg today...seems the main landing gear did'nt extent properly.


Was that caused by CAT?
by avi-addict
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171

Re: Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM

Anybody know about an AIRLINK Embraer ERJ jet circling PMaritzburg today...seems the main landing gear didn't extent properly. The only ERJ scheduled at PZB this morning was a E135 leaving to CPT as SA8721 at 0700, haven't been able to find a status for that flight. That said the new E190 ZS-YAA wa...
by avi-addict
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171

Re: Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM

Anybody know about an AIRLINK Embraer ERJ jet circling PMaritzburg today...seems the main landing gear didn't extent properly. The only ERJ scheduled at PZB this morning was a E135 leaving to CPT as SA8721 at 0700, haven't been able to find a status for that flight. That said the new E190 ZS-YAA wa...
by avi-addict
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:04 am
Forum: Hangar Talk / I Want To Know ...
Topic: Weather update - anyone flying to Cape Town tomorrow?
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Weather update - anyone flying to Cape Town tomorrow?

Daughter Lize is flying from Bftn to CT tomorrow and would like to know what the weather would be like....that is if any of you are going there in the morning. Their Mango flight usually leaves just after noon I think.
by avi-addict
Mon Jun 12, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171

Kulula's turbulence experience & Airlink' Embraer ERJ circling PM

Does anbody have a better description about a Kulula flight experiencing severe turbulance enroute to CPT than pizzie Gavin Prins.

Anybody know about an AIRLINK Embraer ERJ jet circling PMaritzburg today...seems the main landing gear did'nt extent properly.
by avi-addict
Wed Jun 07, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Myanmar military plane crash - 07 June 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Myanmar military plane crash - 07 June 2017

Debris from Myanmar military plane carrying over 100 people found in Andaman Sea Navy search and rescue ship had found pieces of the plane in the sea an hour’s flight south of Yangon, Myanmar’s commercial capital. WORLD Updated: Jun 07, 2017 20:50 IST Agence France-Presse, Yangon Myanmar This file p...
by avi-addict
Sat May 27, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: British Airways: All flights cancelled amid IT crash
Replies: 11
Views: 237

British Airways: All flights cancelled amid IT crash

British Airways: Thousands disrupted as flights axed amid IT crash Serious problems with British Airways' IT systems have led to thousands of passengers having their plans disrupted, after all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick were cancelled. Passengers described "chaotic" scenes at the a...
by avi-addict
Mon May 22, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Flight Safety & Training
Topic: Murphy's Law trying to tell us something......
Replies: 5
Views: 169

Re: Murphy's Law trying to tell us something......

....a very very black weekend....two choppers and one fixed wing down claiming lives in all three accidents this weekend 19-21 May 2017.....Murphy? Bad decision making, risky flying, bad maintenance of aircraft, risky weather.......who knows the reasons but one thing's for sure....GA is building a v...
by avi-addict
Mon May 22, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Just the tip of the iceberg?
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Just the tip of the iceberg?

SAA staffer in R13.6m tender scandal Johannesburg - A South African Airways employee who forged signatures of the airline’s senior executives to manipulate a multi-million rand tender in which she allegedly benefited financially is being protected by the airline’s other senior executives. Despite t...
by avi-addict
Sat May 20, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Two killed in helicopter crash near Heilbron
Replies: 7
Views: 264

Re: Two killed in helicopter crash near Heilbron

yup...both men directors of my son's company/work.
by avi-addict
Sat May 20, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: Flight Safety & Training
Topic: Murphy's Law trying to tell us something......
Replies: 5
Views: 169

Murphy's Law trying to tell us something......

Murphy is Trying to Tell Us Something John J Nance What CAN go wrong, WILL go wrong! Ah, yes. Señor Murphy and his law. Our rueful, semi-philosophical joke that’s not a joke - the 3-way intersection of aviation, safety, and realism. A long, long time ago (but in this same galaxy), before I was lured...
by avi-addict
Sat May 20, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: The Braai Area
Topic: Moré / Hoezit / Morning / Hosh Pagamies ... 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 3537

Re: Moré / Hoezit / Morning / Hosh Pagamies ... 2017

With rain gone it's time to fix the roof leaks and start with maintenance for next summer. Can't do much as I'm on home reserve and they did call out Boepie already for a FlySafair flight to CPT and back. Hope they don't bother me while I'm up on the roof. ah well will just switch to my alter egos....
by avi-addict
Mon May 15, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Happy Birthday Brother Propnut!
Replies: 10
Views: 231

Re: Happy Birthday Brother Propnut!

Speaking of books, Proppies you might try John J Nance's latest "LOCKOUT"...quite a scary read and by all means possible .
by avi-addict
Mon May 15, 2017 10:05 am
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Happy Birthday Brother Propnut!
Replies: 10
Views: 231

Re: Happy Birthday Brother Propnut!

ASKIES PROPS. Late as always. May you have nice hot sunshine this winter or in absence of it, a nice crackling fire to warm your body, an interesting book on yr lap and a nice cuppa or glass of wine to face yet another year in yr life to 'tackle'. A belated b'day wish from me to you. ♡

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