This week come join us while we leave Pauanui Beach, heading south towards the volcanic area of Rotorua. Our first stop of the night will be Waihi Beach, followed by a sencic flight out to Mayor Island before tracking towards Rotorua. Even if you have no experience you can still join us and learn a few things or two on the way and most importantly have a fun time doing what us members enjoy most. Remember this is a social flight group and we will be departing in two groups.
approximately - 1.5hrs
- Depart Pauanui Beach (NZUN) following the East coast, towards Tauranga.
- Fly overhead Whangamata before preforming a stop and go at Waihi Beach (NZWV).
- After completion of the stop and go head out into the ocean to make a clockwise circuit around Mayor Island.
- Head back inland towards Tauranga before flying over Mt Maunganui.
- Track the east coast to preform a touch and go at Whakatane (NZWK).
- Follow State Highway 30 back in land towards Rotorua (NZRO) to preform a full stop landing.
If you feel like you cannot follow specific landmarks to each waypoint you may track direct between each airport however most pilots will follow the leader.
- Meet in the VATNZ Flight Club TeamSpeak room.
- server = vatnz.teamspeak3.com
- nickname = first name space last name space vatsim id
- password = Temporary TeamSpeak password for event will be the event departure airport ICAO in lower case.
Event designed by
- Brody Jellyman
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