SportAvex 2016

Fly Ins. At Bridge Pa Aerodrome , 1591 Maraekakaho Road, Bridge Pa, Hastings. New Zealand.

Friday February 19 2016, 08:00 until February 21 2016, 16:00

SportAvex 2016
Bridge Pa Aerodrome, Hastings, NZ
19th-21st February 2016

Download your Registration Forms HERE

Download your Information Pack HERE

The sport Aircraft Asscoiation of NZ is once again holding its annual SportAvex Fly-in at Bridge Pa Aerodrome in Hastings from the 19th-21st February 2016. Registrations for the event are now being accepted. Download the Registration Pack from the link above and return to the SAANZ Administrator prior to January 24th 2016.

As with previous years, a full program of events is planned, including seminars, fly-aways and the Gala Dinner. The program starts Thursday 18th Feb for early arrivals with camping available on field as per 2014 and dinner available on the Thursday evening at the aeroclub. Bring your own tent or camper van and toilet and shower facilities will be available. For those wishing to stay in motel or B&B accomodation, it is recommended you book very early as accomodation will be at a premium throughout the region due to Art Deco weekend.

The event proper starts Friday morning with breakfast available in the aeroclub rooms. Note that all meals will be available on a pre-paid ticket basis with meal tickets available for purchase from the Administrator when you register for the event. (Keep an eye out for the Administrators Camper Van when you arrive with the SAANZ banner outside.). 

Aircraft judging will start on Friday 19th Feb and if necessary continue on into Saturday 20th. Entries will be accepted up to 10am on the Saturday. Following the days activities on Friday the SAANZ AGM will be held at 18:00hrs, followed by a barbeque dinner at 1900hrs.  

Saturday evening is the Gala dinner held once again being held at the Hastings Golf Course venue. Wings Awards and trophies will be presented before and during the dinner and there will of course be a keynote speaker. Bookings are essential for the Gala Dinner so please indicate your intention to go on your registration form.

Napier Art Deco activities will offer plenty to see for partners and a shuttle vehicle will be operating to take people from the airfield into Hastings where commercial coaches to and from Napier will be departing on a regular basis.

We hope that you can join us at this years SportAvex and look forward to seeing you there. Contact: SAANZ Administrator - admin@saa.org.nz or ph 027 291 0525 (09 298 7174 A/H)