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EGAD May 2018
« on: May 03, 2018, 08:26:44 PM »
02 May

One of the club Cessnas was up, couldn't see much but Mode-S suggests C172 G-UFCE

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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2018, 08:28:34 PM »
03 May

AS55 G-BPRJ
15:37 arr as PDG61



Residents:
C172 G-UFCE, I think.  Heard but not seen in this weather!
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2018, 10:22:43 AM »
04 May

AS55 G-BPRJ
08:11 dep heading NE

B06 G-XXIV
10:21 arr
13:35 dep heading SW
14:57 arr



AC11 2-GNSY
15:20 arr
Didn't notice it leaving, staying overnight?



EC45 G-PSNO UKP442
Passed to the north around 12:45 eastbound


Residents:
C42 G-SFAR
D6CR G-AWSN
EV97 G-CESV
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCE
C172 G-UFCG
C172 G-UFCI, has now also had its stripes removed pending new decals
QUICK G-WBLY
R22 G-LHCB
R44 G-HWKS
VEZE G-KENZ to & from EISG
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2018, 09:19:07 PM »
04 May

AS55 G-BPRJ
08:11 dep heading NE

B06 G-XXIV
10:21 arr
13:35 dep heading SW

14:57 arr


Residents:
C42 G-SFAR
D6CR G-AWSN
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCE
C172 G-UFCG
C172 G-UFCI, has now also had its stripes removed pending new decals
R44 G-HWKS
VEZE G-KENZ

Now that's a pretty jet ranger! Now to get her for a taxi!

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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2018, 09:00:53 AM »
05 May

AC11 2-GNSY
Still in, parked over by the football pitch.  Accordingly here is a boring photo:




B06 G-XXIV
08:55 dep
08:59 arr!
13:35 dep

PA18 G-OOMF
15:55 arr from Wellesbourne.  Seems to be hangared for the night.


Residents:
AA5 G-BIAY
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCE
C172 G-UFCI
D6CR G-AWSN
P28A G-BNXU
VEZE G-KENZ
XT912 G-CDRD
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2018, 07:14:29 PM »
06 May

Fog finally burned-off around 15:00 though it clung to Scrabo hill for another hour and never seemed to lift off the Lough.

Residents:
C172 G-UFCE
C152 G-UFCN
EV97 G-CENB
JAB4 G-CNAB
PNR2 G-CGMW
R22 G-LHCB
SKRA G-CCDG
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #6 on: May 07, 2018, 08:05:59 AM »
07 May

Day 3 of the Morning Fog.  Not as heavy as yesterday though, when I could see it drifting past my face.

I was away most of the day and seem to have missed a lot of flying action in the afternoon but here's what was logged:


AC11 2-GNSY
13:10ish dep

PA22 G-ARFD
16:35 arr
_ dep

B06 G-XXIV
18:20 arr

CH7A G-BPMM
Used to be resident but now based at a private strip
19:45 arr
20:45 dep


Residents:
BLADE G-CBOO
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCE
C172 G-UFCI
COY2 G-CITH
EV97 G-CENB
EV97 G-CESV
JAB4 G-CNAB
PEGASUS G-MTOJ
QUASAR G-MWJJ
QUANTUM G-MZEM
QUIK G-CEUF
QUIK G-WBLY
R22 G-LHCB
RV8 G-WIKD
SKRA G-CCDG


GAZL XZ290   
Routed west of the zone as AAC546 around 13:00
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #7 on: May 08, 2018, 02:32:43 PM »
08 May

AS50 N330MG
14:30 arr
14:55 dep

EV97 G-CDIY
15:21 arr
16:03 dep
16:08 arr
16:09 dep, touch & go?



B06 G-XXIV
Has disappeared from the apron but I didn't notice it flying.  Perhaps gone into hangar.



Residents:
AA5 G-BIAY
C172 G-UFCE
C172 G-UFCI
JAB4 G-CNAB
PNR2 G-CGMW
R44 G-HWKS
SKRA G-CCDG
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #8 on: May 09, 2018, 10:04:13 AM »
09 May

PA27 G-CALL
09:56 arr
11:40 dep



Residents:
C172 G-UFCE
NIPR G-AVKK
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #9 on: May 10, 2018, 10:42:22 AM »
10 May

C172 G-BJWW
08:45 arr from EGNS
16:30 dep

C208 G-EELS
Offloading today.  Quinn's Fish Cafe in Comber might be a good bet tonight!
10:30 arr
12:37 dep

B06 G-VVBO
18:05 arr for fuel
18:29 dep
19:44 arr to stay




B06 G-XXIV
Still in


Residents:
AP22 G-CWTD
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCE
C172 G-UFCG
C172 G-UFCI
PNR2 G-CGMW
R44 G-HWKS

New resident ( thanks NISPOT ): TL20 G-NIAC.  Was brought in by road, hasn't flown yet that I've noticed.
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #10 on: May 11, 2018, 03:22:03 PM »
11 May

Rain, wind gusting to 30 kts.  Ugh.

PA27 G-CALL
15:02 arr from EGNS
15:18 dep


Residents:
C42 G-SFAR, now has Mode-S active
SKRA G-CCDG
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #11 on: May 12, 2018, 08:22:08 AM »
12 May

B06 G-XXIV
06:47 dep, heading back to England



Resdients:
AP22 G-CWTD
BLADE G-CBOO*
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCE
C172 G-UFCI
C172 G-UFCG
C42 G-SFAR
COY2 G-CITH
D6CR G-AWSN
EV97 G-CESV up for his usual early-morning jaunt
JAB4 G-CNAB
P28A G-BNXU
PA22 EI-EZX
PNR2 G-CGMW
QUANTUM G-MZEM*
QUIK G-CEUF*
QUIK G-WBLY*
R22 G-LHCB
R44 G-HWKS
RV6 G-RVNI
RV8 G-JRVB
RV7 G-PYPE
THRUSTER G-CGFZ
TL20 G-CGLZ
VEZE G-KENZ

The four flexwings marked * departed and returned as a group, perhaps Carrickmore visitors?
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #12 on: May 12, 2018, 11:08:23 AM »
Today's traffic passing through EGAD:

smudge isn't doing too well at IDs today, too much Sun & gin I think

WT9 G-CFYS
10:05 arr
11:45 dep

WT9 G-JFDI
10:07 arr
11:44 dep

PA18 G-OOMF - cheers Gadders!
Had arrived 5 May
12:00 dep

CH70 G-CDCR
11:50 arr
13:45 dep

FDCT G-CEEO
13:59 arr


Send the child to the shops Cynthia, we've run out of Schweppes!
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #13 on: May 12, 2018, 04:13:31 PM »
G-**MF is G-OOMF PA18 routing to Wellesbourne-Mountford.

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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #14 on: May 12, 2018, 05:20:10 PM »
One of the first outings of this home built helicopter.  It may be small but the racket it makes is significant. It has an APU turbine for a power plant.

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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #15 on: May 13, 2018, 10:38:12 AM »
13 May

CH70 EI-FBY
10:45 arr
14:50 dep

FDCT G-CEEO
Was the one that arrived yesterday.
_ dep


G109 G-OFIX, G109 G-CINO
Arrived as pair for fuel, routing from Carrickmore back to the Big Island
16:57 arr
17:29 dep



PA22 G-ARFD
In the big black hangar for maintenance at present



Residents up:
AP22 G-CWTD
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCI
COY2 G-CITH
JAB4 G-CNAB
PA22 EI-EZX
PNR2 G-CGMW
QUICK G-CEUF
RV7 G-CEID
RV8 G-WIKD
SKRA G-CCDG
THRUSTER G-CBDC
TL20 G-CGLZ

Residents to & from Carrickmore:
B06 G-VVBO
EV97 G-CESV
EV97 G-CENB
JAB4 G-CCEL
R22 G-LHCB
R44 G-HWKS
THRUSTER G-CBXG
THRUSTER G-CGFZ
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #16 on: May 14, 2018, 11:33:53 AM »
14 May

PA11 G-BIID
12:24 arr
14:10 dep


R44 G-DWCE
16:45 arr

SR22 N264MC
16:47 arr, first visit!
19:00 dep to Liverpool



Residents:
AP22 G-CWTD
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCG
C172 G-UFCI
EV97 G-CESV
JAB4 G-CCEL
THRUSTER G-CBXG
TL20 G-CGLZ
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #17 on: May 14, 2018, 05:16:34 PM »
Very nice piccy Mr Smudge.

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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #18 on: May 15, 2018, 09:10:18 AM »
15 May

R44 G-DWCE
08:58 dep
10:40 arr
12:45 dep for more surveying
Will spend the night at EGAE


C150 G-BEMY
Has been in Woodgate for ages, looked like it outside this morning but I don't think it flew



Residents:
AP22 G-CWTD
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCG
RV8 G-JRVB
RV8 G-NFON
SKRA G-CCDG
THRUSTER G-CGFZ
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #19 on: May 16, 2018, 10:49:41 AM »
16 MaY

R44 G-DWCE
09:50 arr from EGAE for fuel
11:11 dep back to England


Residents:
B06 G-VVBO
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCI
RV6 G-RVNI
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #20 on: May 17, 2018, 10:17:13 AM »
17 May

Big fire near the airfield this evening, at the bonfire site on the grounds of the old Castle Garden school.  Literally across the road from the fire station though!

Residents:
B06 G-VVBO
BLADE G-CBOO
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCI
D6CR G-AWSN
EV97 G-CENB
EV97 G-CESV
RAPIER G-MZIM
R44 G-HWKS
RV7 G-CEID
SKRA G-UPHI
XAIR G-CCVJ
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #21 on: May 18, 2018, 11:24:20 AM »
18 May

DR10 G-BIOI
12:45 arr from Mullaghglass
13:10 dep

SKRA G-CDWM
14:30 arr
14:55 dep



R44 G-COPR
proceeding up the Peninsula at 13:35, looks like a visitor
Nah, clattered off towards Downpatrick :(


Residents:

AP22 G-CWTD
C42 G-SFAR
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCG
C172 G-UFCI
EV97 G-CESV
JAB4 G-CCEL
JAB4 G-CNAB
QUICK G-CEUF
R44 G-HWKS
THRUSTER G-CGFZ
THRUSTER G-CBXG
THRUSTER G-EVEY
TL20 G-CGLZ
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #22 on: May 19, 2018, 06:09:08 PM »
19 May

MM24 G-CGRZ
Overhead at 17:40 at 1400ft continuing westwards - over to NISPOT :)



Residents:
AA5 G-BIAY
B06 G-VVBO
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCG
R22 G-LHCB
R44 G-HWKS
RV8 G-JRVB
TL20 G-CGLZ
THRUSTER G-CBXG
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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #23 on: May 19, 2018, 08:36:08 PM »
G-CGRZ  MM24 on route Kirkbride - Carrickmore to be a new resident there  :)

19 May

MM24 G-CGRZ
Overhead at 17:40 at 1400ft continuing westwards - over to NISPOT :)



Residents:
B06 G-VVBO
R22 G-LHCB
R44 G-HWKS
« Last Edit: May 20, 2018, 07:05:50 PM by NISPOT »

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Re: EGAD May 2018
« Reply #24 on: May 20, 2018, 01:06:17 PM »
20 May

P28A G-BODD
13:00 arr
15:05 dep



Residents:
C152 G-UFCN
C172 G-UFCI
JAB4 G-CNAB
R22 G-LHCB
R44 G-HWKS
SR22 N938AC
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