Who’s Flying

Latest Message: 2 days, 23 hours ago
  • Terry : I'm heading up in about 15 minutes
  • LGD : Planning to go up tomorrow to get grass cut. Weekend looking naff again.
  • Terry : Wet and windy hear don't fancy trying airfield
  • Sandy : Unfortunately I can't do Thurs. Looking at it just now (wed) and deciding if I should take a chance with the showers
  • Terry : Forecast for tomorrow looking not bad if it doesn't change will head to airfield
  • Sandy : Heading up Wed evening with Jamie about 5:30ish
  • Sandy : Bit windy for my liking. Looking Wed provisionally for me if I can dodge the showers
  • Terry : Windy & wet I got soaked hobbling from back door to garage. Anyone going to airfield best of luck
  • Sandy : Forecast not brilliant for Sunday. Think I'll ignore the forecast, stick the gear on charge anyway and take a call tomorrow
  • Sandy : taking a run up tonight.
  • Sandy : Bit wet and windy today for me. Forecast for Wed/Thurs looks not too bad, might take a run up then.
  • sandy : Forecast not great for tomorrow. I think I'll wait and see what it's like in the morning
  • Terry : I'm going up later, tomorrow not looking good
  • LGD : Going up tomorrow.
  • LGD : thats good Dougie. Let me know when you get your card.
  • LGD : Just been up and the fence was on. Someone remembered before leaving or popped up before me.
  • guest_7648 : Lindsay, I sent form to SAA today. Dougie T.
  • guest_7648 : I'm hoping to go up tomorrow pm. If that is any help. How do you switch it on ?
  • LGD : Can anyone go up today and check the fence is on? Im working unfortunately.
  • LGD : Can the next flyer up at the field check the fence is on? Don’t remember turning it on again after the last fence post repair.
  • Terry : Will be heading up this morning
  • LGD : Nice day today so heading up about lunchtime.
  • Sandy : On Sunday
  • Sandy : Jamie and I Heading over about 11.30 ish
  • Terry : I am heading up now.
  • LGD : Should be up tomorrow afternoon
  • sandy : Ps, LGD, thanks for the grass update
  • sandy : Heading up on Sunday morning about 11 ish, Jamie also.
  • Terry : Looks like Sunday a good flying day
  • Terry : Chris said raining again so todays cancelled
  • Terry : Had a great days flying on Monday, new member there on Sunday as well. Had arranged to go today but Chris said its raining and windy so try tomorrow instead
  • Terry : Heading to airfield
  • LGD : Cut the grass yesterday Sandy. Grass is fine - strip bumpy due to sheep walking on it when wet - it’s now rock hard with no rain. One fence post needing changed but I didn’t have a big hammer with me.
  • Terry : Okay strip never been better no mud on track. No worries at all
  • Sandy : All being well I hope to get up on Sunday. Hows the strip looking
  • Terry : I will be going tomorrow see if I can fly, only driven car two short trips in 10 weeks. (Will drive to airfield to test my eyesight although its not 30 miles)
  • LGD : Going up tomorrow to cut the grass and see if I can remember how to fly...
  • Sandy : Hope all are staying safe and keeping well ........ looks like it's going to be a while before flying resumes
  • sandy : I have a feeling it might be hand launch only by the time we get back out.
  • Sandy : never thought of that, looks like it'll need to wait a few weeks now
  • LGD : way to stop it is to turn it away from the wind using a stick or similar.
  • LGD : Ok thanks.
  • sandy : batteries fully charged, couldn't tether the generator as it was going to fast to stop
  • sandy : Ok will do.
  • LGD : Just put the battery checker on it Sandy. Its loose in the caravan. Reading was low last week so I put wind generator on. Id expect it to be at least half charged or better by now.
  • Terry : Sorry that guestl_724 was me but i am going
  • guest_724 : I will be going up
  • sandy : Going up on Sunday, have a feeling things will get tightened up soon and it could be while before we get back up
  • sandy : Social distancing will be in place and no car sharing.
  • sandy : What do you want checked with the batteries?
  • LGD : can one of you check batteries? Should be better charged now.
  • LGD : Wont be up - got to be a good boy and stay at home....
  • Terry : I might go up if to windy run my petrol engine. Haven't been since we were all there months ago.
  • sandy : Forecast is looking good for Sunday so far. Hope to take a run up, Shouldn't be a problem observing social distancing guidance.
  • LGD : Anyone been up recently at all? Wondering how the fence batteries are doing and how much damage there is to the wind turbine?
  • Terry : I complain have to pump water out of garden to stop it going under house, can't go to the airfield.... but some people have horrendous problems due to the weather
  • sandy : What's this weather like, think I'd be better building a boat lol
  • Terry : All next week looks as bad so even I can't get out
  • Sandy : looks like a bit of a wet and windy Sunday ........ Think I might do some balsa bashing instead
  • Terry : Heading up later, plenty of fleeces its cold
  • Sandy : heading up later today, it's wellies and winter woolies
  • LGD : Heading up today - forecast looks decent but cold.
  • Terry : Tomorrow looks good just hope not to windy
  • Sandy : Just checked the forecast for Sunday, low chance of rain and 7-8 mph breeze ......... fingers crossed it doesn't change - wellies will definitely be in the car
  • Terry : Its been so bad I have needed to pump the water out the garden. Stopped raining at the moment but too windy for me to fly, & thought of that track
  • Sandy : Fingers crossed, for next Sunday. If it's a go methinks Wellies will be needed, dread to think how the mud at the gate will be
  • guest_556 : Long range looks to be better next weekend
  • Terry : Yes another wet windy day its not just Sundays I haven't been out since Christmas eve
  • Sandy : looks like another Soggy Sunday ......... methinks more building is the order of the day
  • Sandy : Looks like weather wins again, It's balsa bashing for me.fingers crossed for next Sunday
  • guest_7781 : Anyone thinking of going up Tuesday 31st ? Dougie
  • Terry : Me and Chris heading to airfield hopping drizzle stays of
  • Sandy : Think I might take a run up today if the drizzle stays off
  • LGD : Forecast looks OK for tomorrow. Will be going up.
  • Terry : I was thinking of going today but weather looking ok tomorrow as well seeing most members go on Sunday will go tomorrow
  • guest_4236 : Anyone flying tomorrow ? (sat 21/12/19 )
  • Terry : What no one flying today ?
  • LGD : -4 deg in EK. Fog worse now in glasgow. Think its chrimbo decoration day instead.
  • Sandy : Same in Hamilton at the minute
  • LGD : Freezing fog in glasgow at the moment. Will head up if it burns off.
  • Sandy : Anybody heading up tomorrow? (Sun 1/11/19)
  • Sandy : It's a bit damp anyways, enjoy your hols
  • Sandy : Weather's a bit damp anyways, enjoy your hols
  • Terry : I am going on holiday LGD not going
  • Sandy : Anybody heading up on sunday
  • Sandy : heading up shortly for a wee flight or two
  • Terry : looks like a good day be heading up a bit later
  • Terry : I will be heading up as well
  • sandy : likewise .......... winter woolies might be required
  • LGD : Good forecast for Sunday - will be going up in the afternoon.
  • Terry : looks a good day going for a fly
  • sandy : thinking about heading up and see if I can dodge the showers
  • LGD : Heading up for a wee fly this afternoon.
  • Terry : I will be heading up today getting new car all muddy
  • guest_4073 : Hello,best time to come up to the field is on Sunday's about 1.00
  • guest_6705 : any body flying today looking for info
  • LGD : Heading to Aberdeen on a course this week. Could someone check batteries and if low remove the rope from the wind turbine?..
  • Terry : yes weather looks okay, heading later this morning
  • sandy 20/10 : weather forecast looks good for Sunday, intending to head up if good
  • Terry : yes I wasn't going to go because of forecast. but will give it a try
  • Sandy : Looks ok at the minute albeit somewhat damp. If the rain stays away will be heading up this afternoon
  • Sandy : Weather looks a bit soggy for tomorrow. If there's a wee gap tomorrow afternoon I'll dig the wellies out and give it a go
  • Terry : Yes I will give it a go as well
  • LGD : Wee bit windy maybe but giving it a go this afternoon.
  • LGD : Heading up later today.
  • Sandy : Sun 8/9 looks good, heading up this afternoon
  • Terry : Heading to airfield, weather looking great to good to miss, going tomorrow as well
  • LGD : Nice day - heading up this afternoon.
  • Terry : I am heading to airfield in next hour
  • Sandy : Forecast looking good for tomorrow (sun Aug 25th) heading up to field
  • Terry : LGD: And me were cutting the grass on Tuesday it was very wet. Will be okay for flying over the weekend
  • Sandy : Any joy with the grass cutting? If I can do anything to help just drop me a line (asdn2468@hotmail.com) Sunday's looking good for flying (so far)
  • LGD : Still too wet to cut the grass im afraid. Looking better on Monday/Tuesday. Going to try on Tuesday evening.
  • Terry : Going to airfield for a fly weather looks good
  • Sandy : Had a good wee afternoon, weather much better than forecast. Grass is growing like mad just now, struggled with a couple of take offs
  • Sandy : Forecast not great, but going to take a chance. Hopefully not too many showers to dodge
  • Terry : Going flying in next hour
  • Terry : We cut the grass on Thursday because it looked wet for weekend. Forecast is rain all day its raining hear in giffnock it is always worse at airfield don't think anyone will be flying
  • guest_7306 : Anyone flying this afternoon
  • LGD : Cut the grass today. Looking very wet for weekend though.
  • Terry : Going to up for a fly in next hour
  • LGD : Going up today. Grass cutting too!
  • Terry : Yes we cut it last week will be going on Sunday cutting again and hopefully flying. Do you know how Jamie is ?
  • Sandy : Sunday's looking good 14/7. Not been for a couple of weeks (hols) anybody know if the grass is still flyable
  • LGD : Going up to field this afternoon.
  • Terry : Heading to airfield hopefully before rain
  • Terry : Weather looking great going to airfield
  • Sandy : Sorry to hear about Lindsay, hope his recovery is quick and he gets well soon.
  • Douglas : Lindsay has been in hospital with severe hernia - won't be up at the field soon 9-6-19
  • Douglas : Lindsay has been in hospital with severe hernia - won't be up at the field soon.9th June 2019
  • Lindsay Dickie : Going up this afternoon.
  • sandy 11/5/19 : Forecast looks good, heading up tomorrow (Sunday)
  • guest_3629 : Hello Ally, we are going up to the flying field today if you would like to come along you will be most welcome. I assume you have insurance from either the SAA OR BMFA.
  • Terry : Yes weather looking good so heading up today after a long absence
  • Lindsay Dickie : Planning to go up tomorrow. Weather looking good.
  • guest_6421 : Hi, I was looking for places to fly my drone to practice. Is it possible to fly at your site and if so who would I contact? Thanks, Ally
  • guest_6421 : Hi, I was looking for places to fly my drone to practice before I take the CAA permissions test in a month or so.
  • Sandy : Heading up on Sunday (31/3/19) Forecast looking good at the minute
  • guest_4137 : How much is a plane
  • Terry : Heading to airfield today
  • Sandy : Hoping to get up today. Waiting for mist to clear
  • LGD : Looks not bad for tomorrow so think we will go up for a fly.
  • Sandy : Happy new year to one and all. Hoping to get up this Sunday as long as forecast doesn't change.......starting to get withdrawal symptoms !!!!!!!
  • Sandy : Don't know what happened my email vanished. Flying Tomorrow afternoon (Sun 6/1). Where do I email pics to, I'd like to get a few more on website. my email is asdn2468@hotmail.com
  • Sandy : thanks
  • sandy : Forecast looking good for tomorrow 18/11, heading over about midday all being well
  • LGD : Forecast good for tomorrow. Should be heading up in the afternoon
  • guest_255 : Looks like the weathers behaving........heading up soon
  • Sandy 14/10/18 : hoping the rain stays off on Sunday.....winds forecast at 8mph ........so fingers crossed
  • Terry : Going to Airfield today
  • Lgd : Going up for a while today
  • Sandy : Flying tomorrow, Sunday 23rd pm
  • Terry : Going to Airfield today
  • Lgd : Grass cutting and a wee bit of flying tomorrow.
  • Lgd : Tiger Moth flying tonight.
  • Lgd : Grass cutting tonight.
  • Terry : Going to Airfield, Weather for Sunday a bit damp
  • Terry : Going to Airfield today
  • Lgd : Going up today. Grass cutting too.
  • sandy : Flying Sun Aug 5th
  • Sandy : Flying Sunday 22nd July about 1 weather permitting
  • Lgd : Grass cutting tonight - before the rain comes I hope!
  • Kevin : Remember, click on the name tosee the time of the post.
  • Lgd : Grass cutting tonight.
  • Terry : Going to airfield now 1st july
  • Sandy/Jamie : heading up about 12:30ish on Sun July 1st
  • Lgd : Heading up tomorrow afternoon with Dad and Gordon.
  • Kevin : Going to head up this evening.
  • Dave : test
  • Dave : test
  • Terry : Going to airfield today about 11am 27.06.18
  • Terry : At field today 11am till 2pm 25.06.2018 might be out tomorrow
  • Lgd : Im up at the field - bit windy
  • Lgd : Lovely day heading up this afternoon.
  • Lgd : Grass cutting done - bit windy but have a few flights before going home. Back up tomorrow afternoon
  • Kevin : Weather is good. Start flying!
  • Kev123 : Will this be big enough to put in updates of other bits and pieces that may want to be added which will scroll out with the window.
  • Kev123 : A test from me.
  • Dave1 : testing again