The Flying Monkeys

Serious Flying.......
.......Should be Fun!

Saturday 29.01.05....Started with a hop to North Weald...

We weren't sure where we wanted to go, but thought that breakfast at North Weald would be a good start.

G-YB flew from Southend via Thurrock overehead on to EGSX...John wanted to give G-NS a run while he waited for us!

Engines were started and then G-MK taxied back to the hardstanding with a brake problem.

G-SE set off while the brake problem was fixed and soon all were at North Weald.

Passing North of Stapleford

Downwind for 02 at North Weald

TPAS in G-MK.....the Monkeys operate three types of TPAS!

After a hearty breakfast at 'The Squadron' we set off for Sandown (IOW)

G-MK Flying Direct through London City Zone, G-SE and G-YB routing to Thurrock Bridge and then to MAY

West Ham Stadium

Charlton Athletic

The Dome

Passing North abeam Shoreham

Bembridge, IOW

Downwind for 05 at Sandown, IOW

G-YB parking up

G-SE too..

After a coffee we decided to head for Compton Abbas,

texting Ian G before departure who was on his way back from a Cornwall recce.

Taxiing for departure at Sandown

Compton Abbas..G-SE landing

G-XD looking stunning after its re-paint (by General Aeroservices, Thurrock)...lovely tinted glass!

Lined up....Today's Flyout.

Our route

Another good day out!