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East Coast Hops

This week's SNO will see us 'hop' around the East Coast of New Zealand's North Island, starting in Tauranga then flying either clockwise, or anti-clockwise around the East Coast, hopping from airport to airport as shown on the map below.

  • NZTG - Tauranga
  • NZWK - Whakatane
  • NZOP - Opotiki
  • NZGS - Gisborne
  • NZRO - Rotorua


Pilots with surnames starting A-L

Tauranga -> Whakatane -> Opotoki -> Gisborne -> Rotorua -> Tauranga

Pilots with surnames starting M-Z

Tauranga -> Rotorua -> Gisborne -> Opotoki -> Whakatane -> Tauranga

This event is only suited to light twin aircraft or smaller so park up your jets!


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NZOP Opotiki, New Zealand


 CallsignRadio NameFrequencyFreq
CTRNZCH-B_CTRBay Approach119.500
TWRNZGS_TWRGisborne Tower127.300
 NZRO_TWRRotorua Tower121.200
 NZTG_TWRTauranga Tower118.300