Last week I was lucky enough to go flying again with my mate Hilton Mundy, this time in a Sling 2 light sport aircraft. We had planned to fly around Cape Point for me to take some pictures but the infamous south-easterly was howling across around the peninsula so we discussed some alternate routes and decided to head up the coast to Yzerfontein and West Coast National Park and then come back along the beach.
It was a perfect morning for flying at Morningstar airfield, just as the sun was peeking over the trees we pulled the aircraft out of the hangar, did the preflight checks and we were all set. There was no one else around as we taxied to the start of runway two zero, waited for the oil temp to reach normal and made our final radio call before takeoff. continue reading + 12 more photos
December 27, 2013 | Categories: Aviation, Photography | Tags: aircraft, aviation, Cape Town, flight academy, flight training, flying, friends, lagoon, langebaan, lifestyle, light sport aircraft, morningstar, Pantalis a Lemos, photography, photos, pictures, shipwreck, South Africa, West Coast National Park, Yzerfontein | 2 Comments