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Rod Wooller has achieved a good standard of finish on his Pietenpol Air Camper

NEW ZEALAND SPORT FLYING - Spring 2013
The magazine of the SPORT AIRCRAFT ASSOCIATION NZ (Inc)

 

FRONT COVER:    Rod Wooller has achieved a good standard of finish on his Pietenpol Air Camper, unusual in this country to be powered by a Chevrolet Corvair. Front cover story on page 24

Photograph © John King

CONTENTS

 4 The Sport Flier's World

 5 The Administrator's File

 6 What was I thinking?

 7 An aircraft engineering reference

8 FRED's half century

10 Radio frequency use outside controlled airspace (RIP 119.1)

12 AOPA Southern Safari Part 2 

15 New group aims to maintain back country access 

16 Book Review: A Passion for Flight Vol.2

18 The early days 1961-1995

19 Safety parachute for Van's models

20 Homebuilders and the miniature video revolution 

24 Cover story: A dozen years in the building 

28 NUT: All it's cracked up to be?

31 Believe it or not

32 From afar to Black Sands 2013 

35 Youth vs experience

36 Oshkosh - the annual pilgrimmage

38 All roads lead to Bridge Pa for the 50th anniversary fly-in
     
40 Taumarunui's Tiger Moths

42 The Hickman Hangar: Cloudy bits

43 Around the Chapters: Auckland and Bay of Plenty

47 Classified advertisements             

ZK-NUT

 

BACK COVER: What's it like to fly a dedicated aerobatic aeroplane? Terry Johnson steps into the Giles 202 and with some advice from Richard Hood (hidden behind cloud reflections) has some interesting moments. Back cover story on page 28.
Photograph © John King



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