Monthly Archives: December 2013

Alick Rennie’s memorial service

There will be a memorial service for Alick on Friday the 13 December at 11.00am in Oribi Flying Services hangar – Pietermaritzburg. Teas will be served afterwards in the Pmb Aero Club hangar. Parking will be available in the grassed … Continue reading

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Memorial Service for Dave Grosvenor

Fellow Aviators, A memorial service is being held at 14h00 for Dave Grosvenor on Thursday, 12th December 2013 at Dave Emond’s Hangar, Virginia Airport, Durban. Grant Beattie is collating all tributes to Dave Grosvenor and Alick Rennie for the memorial … Continue reading

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Story Musgrave’s impression of Pmb, SA

Here is an excerpt from an email sent to Luke Volans after Story Musgrave, with his wife, Amanda and son Scott visited us to talk at our 75th Aero Club Anniversary in November 2013 : “This is one spectacular note; … Continue reading

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NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS

REAL TIME ONLINE BOOKING IS NOW AVAILABLE on our website!!! http://www.pmbaeroclub.co.za/acbookings.html

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Aircraft Electronics

By Telani Lithgow Our Club aircraft are handled by many pilots. Here are a few tips on treating them right. STARTING UP Electronics by their nature tend to be, somewhat robust, and yet, somewhat fragile. Little irritations from mystery problems … Continue reading

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CFI Chirp

by Alick Rennie 1. 75th Celebrations Those of us fortunate enough to get to listen to and/or meet Story Musgrave at the 75th celebrations are indeed privileged. We enjoyed his and his family’s company for dinner and were struck with … Continue reading

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Helio HT295 Super Courier tri-gear

by John Leslie-Miller Born, seemingly, at just the right time to satisfy one more apparent gap in America’s insatiable appetite for light aeroplanes, the Helio Courier and its lesser known variations, was to live and die on the sword of … Continue reading

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Vapour Trail…….

Aero Club Pub Open every Friday from 5pm. Parking available behind PAC hangar – boom gate is left open. *Closed on public holidays* New members… Welcome and happy flying to Ahmed Bayat, David Svendsen, Charmin Portwig, Jonathan Low, Kevin Wakely-Smith … Continue reading

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FLYING RATES

w.e.f 26/07/2013 AIRCRAFT    SOLO               DUAL               Landing fee C150 R1200.00          R1519.20          R70.70 C172 R1550.00          R1869.20          R90.60 AVGAS: R18.00/l JET A1: R14.40/l

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“from the desk of our President”

Hi Everyone, Well can you believe there are 25 days left before Xmas and a lot of the schools break up today making the roads a nightmare to travel on.. I had the privilege, as did many other club members, … Continue reading

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