"Madikwe West Traffic, Foxtrot Zulu Foxtrot, Sling 2, turning left base for Runway 08, any traffic?" "Foxtrot Zulu Foxtrot, caution zebras crossing the threshold of Runway 08." This from a recently landed Cessna Caravan of Federal Air, a South African regional carrier.
What do you get when a guy with a degree in architecture, design, engineering and flight instruction who knows precisely what he wants in an airplane decides to just make one himself? Answer: The light-sport Sling 2. sa-light-aviation-magazine-04-2016 File size: 1.63 MB Created: 25 Nov, 2018 Updated: 25 Nov, 2018 Download Preview
The Amazing ROTAX AND SLING 2 An aeroplane is a marriage between an airframe and an engine. In fact, a savvy designer begins by selecting an engine that will best give expression to the idea in mind. WW2 would have been quite different without Rolls Royce’s Merlin. It powered the Spitfire and Hurricane that won
Sling – England to South Africa – 24 to 31 August 2013 By Andrew Pitman The final chapter of the ‘Sling 4 to Oskosh and Back’ tour started for me boarding an SAA Airbus A340 at O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, routing directly for London’s Heathrow Airport (EGLL.) African_Pilot_Jan_2014_page_70-73_(Sling_to_Oshkosh) File size: 620.30 KB Created: 25
Sling at Oshkosh 2013 By Mike Blyth If you have a love affair with flight, then you have not lived until you have experienced the world’s greatest airshow, the annual EAA Airventure airshow and aviation exhibition, held every year in July in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA. African_Pilot_Dec_2013_page_58-61_(Sling_to_Oshkosh) File size: 1.00 MB Created: 25 Nov, 2018 Updated:
To Airventure, Oshkosh, USA By Gregory Blyth “It’s going to be dangerous,” I remeber my father, Mike Blyth, saying to me when he first asked me to join him to fly the Sling 4 to the USA. African_Pilot_Nov_2013_page_42-46_(Sling_to_Oshkosh) File size: 1.31 MB Created: 25 Nov, 2018 Updated: 25 Nov, 2018 Download Preview
Aero South Africa – The world’s leading trade show for general aviation comes to Southern Africa Set to be Africa’s largest general aviation trade show, covering the full spectrum of services and products for the aviation industry. Discover what direction developments in the General Aviation industry are going. The AERO South Africa conference and exhibition
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The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition is one of Asia-Pacific’s most prestigious aviation and aerospace events and the most comprehensive aviation, aerospace and defence exposition in the southern hemisphere. Avalon hosts multiple concurrent conferences and expo streams, across the spectrum of Defence, Airlines, Business and General Aviation, Sport and Recreational Aviation, Airports,
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa: Employees of The Airplane Factory (TAF) will wake up before dawn on Sunday morning and head to FNB Stadium Soweto, where they will join more than 5,000 other people at the start of the Soweto Marathon People’s Race before they work their way through the 42, 21 and 10 km run.
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