[jhb_airlines] Re: Next VFR Trip

  • From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2008 19:22:30 +0100

I'll be on EGNS as usual at 1930..


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[mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerry Winskill
Sent: 24 September 2008 18:30
To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Next VFR Trip

SWMBO going out until 2100, so may try Bristol to Carlisle in ten minutes.

Gerry Winskill

Gerry Winskill wrote:
> I'm definitely not trying to put anyone off, quite the opposite. This 
> one is a challenge ! Lots of places that must be avoided. Good 
> identifiable turning points needed. The Manchester Low Level Corridor as 
> one possibillity, etc. Also, I prefer to fly round the Lake District 
> peaks, rather than over them; chicken! To do that, though I've got to 
> avoid Heysham and Sellafield nuclear exclusion zones.
> My route works out at 280 miles, with a dozen turning or check points. 
> So in the TB21GT I'll need to fly a bit closer to it's listed cruise 
> speed than I normally do. A Baron would be a good choice, too.
> It looks like being an almost two hour trip.
> Gerry Winskill wrote:
>> Just in case anyone still has an interest in planning for short notice 
>> trips, the Tarrot cards have just been used. My next one will be 
>> Bristol to Carlisle.
>> Gerry Winskill

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