New Zealand Sport Flying Magazine

The magazine of the SPORT AIRCRAFT ASSOCIATION NZ Incorporated


Latest Issue New Zealand Sport Flying Summer 2023

FRONT COVER: Four Tigers: Four Tiger Moths together over Rangitata Island during ZK-BRL Lily's 80th birthday celebrations. Closest to the camera is Bevan Dewes in ZK-BFS, recently restored after 24 years stored in a farm strip hangar. Next is ZK-BRC, flown by Adam Butcher with owner Liam Beale. Then birthday girl ZK-BRL 'Lily' flown by Ross Brodie with Taylor Moore, and ZK-BAA flown by Austin Jones and Andy Love. Photo by Russell Brodie, cameraship Rans S7 flown by Alex Ingrosso.


4 The Sport Flier’s World

4 Advertisers' Index

4 The Administrator’s File

5 Editorial - Tiger Season5  Editorial - Tiger Season

6 Lily's 80th Birthday by Dave Homewood

8 Nemo The Sling TSi by Alex Kaandorp 

11 Why We Do Things: Microlight Licence vs PPL  by Bill Henwood

14 Queenie: The Barn Find Tiger Moth by  Dave Homewood

16 Aviation Podcasts by Dave Homewood

17 Black Sands 2023 by Bill Henwood

18 Murrayair: A Kiwi Success Story by Graham  Murphy

20  Photospread: Tigers at Taumarunui by Dave  Homewood

22  Barnstorming With A Stampe by Brian  Lecomber

25 Bearhawk Model 5 by Mike Taylor

26 Introducing the Next Generation: Air Scouts  Camp by Dave Homewood

29  Building The Percy Fisher Monoplane  Replica Part Six by Dr. John Hill

30 Johnny and the Scout by Zac Yates

31 Upcoming Events Calendar

32 Tiger By The Tail by Guy Clapshaw

33 Around The Chapters

38 Classifieds