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by andre faehndrich
Tue Mar 03, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: SSDR
Topic: Milton Keynes - Fokker Eindecker build help needed
Replies: 0
Views: 2895

Milton Keynes - Fokker Eindecker build help needed

We are looking for someone to help complete a Fokker Eindecker 3/4 Scale SSDR in Woughton-on-the-Green in Milton Keynes. Previous build experience is preferred with good engineering skills, an eye for detail and accuracy and a passion to see the aircraft build through to completion and first flight....
by andre faehndrich
Sun May 18, 2014 6:43 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Storage Space for YES Strut
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Views: 1327

Storage Space for YES Strut

Hi Everyone, As the YES Strut gets busier we have an increasing amount of display materials that we need to keep in storage and we currently rely on 2 to 3 small stores, held in sheds, or at YES member houses, to keep our stuff, including 3x pedal planes which are taking up an increasing amount of s...
by andre faehndrich
Mon Sep 03, 2012 1:17 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Let's call it a succcess, shall we?
Replies: 13
Views: 8683

Re: Let's call it a succcess, shall we?

No problem whatsoever Nic, just wanted to set the record straight, as many people thought the LAA were actually doing the air side access and that is definitely not the case.
by andre faehndrich
Sun Sep 02, 2012 11:42 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Let's call it a succcess, shall we?
Replies: 13
Views: 8683

Re: Let's call it a succcess, shall we?

Hiya everyone, just one small correction, MKAS have NOT been involved with the LAA Rally since 2010. They decided after the first LAA Rally at Sywell in 2010 that marshalling and airside access are not a a core activity for them and they pulled away, including stopping their affiliation with the LAA...
by andre faehndrich
Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Young Aviators at Sywell on Sat 15th September 2012
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Young Aviators at Sywell on Sat 15th September 2012

Hi everyone, if you fancy taking part in the 7th Annual Young Aviators event at Sywell Aerodrome Northamptonshire, on Saturday 15th September 2012, either as a pilot with an aircraft or as a volunteer, then you will be guaranteed a great day out. Please get in touch by e-mail on andre.faehndrich@ntl...
by andre faehndrich
Thu May 19, 2011 10:15 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Milton Keynes Aviation Society -Around the world in 8.5 days
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Milton Keynes Aviation Society -Around the world in 8.5 days

Tuesday 14th June 2011 CarolAnn Garratt holds the world record for flying around the world in a Mooney in 8 1/2 days. This record was set in December 2008. She will tell us all about the 18 months of preparation for this flight, and with maps and pictures explain the successes and problems during t...
by andre faehndrich
Sat Aug 14, 2010 11:01 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Young Aviators - Sywell Aerodrome Saturday 18th September 10
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Young Aviators - Sywell Aerodrome Saturday 18th September 10

Hi Everyone, The 5th Sywell Young Aviators day run by the Milton Keynes Aviation Society with Y.E.S. (the LAA Youth & Education Support) will take place on Saturday 18th September 2010 with lots of activities for everyone to see and partake in. Almost 110 youngsters have registered - 62 of which are...
by andre faehndrich
Mon Mar 22, 2010 10:49 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Young Aviators Sywell Aerodrome - Saturday 12th September 20
Replies: 2
Views: 6316

Hi Bill, It was an excellent day, and I have a full report on our web-site www.mkas.net of this and our previous 3 Young Aviator events.

Plus we got a superb 8 page write up in the excellent and free on-line AV8 magazine - November 2009 magazine - see www.av8magazine.com
by andre faehndrich
Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:56 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Milton Keynes Aviation Society - Cold War Aircrew Forum
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Milton Keynes Aviation Society - Cold War Aircrew Forum

MILTON KEYNES AVIATION SOCIETY are proud to present: A COLD WAR AIRCREW FORUM TUESDAY 13th JULY 2010 at 7.30pm An evening in the company of flight crew who were involved at the sharp end during the tense times of the Cold War. With first hand accounts from V bomber and interceptor pilots, this will ...
by andre faehndrich
Thu Aug 13, 2009 12:22 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Young Aviators Sywell Aerodrome - Saturday 12th September 20
Replies: 2
Views: 6316

Young Aviators Sywell Aerodrome - Saturday 12th September 20

We have some 85 youngsters lined up for the 4th Young Aviators event at Sywell Aerodrome on Saturday 12th September 2009. A wonderful venue and a great fun day for everyone involved, but we needs pliots please, especially Sywell based ones. It will be free landings at Sywell on the day for participa...
by andre faehndrich
Sat Jul 18, 2009 9:07 am
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Airside access at Sywell fly-in
Replies: 202
Views: 67794

Hi Everyone, my name is Andre Faehndrich, and I represent the Milton Keynes Aviation Society (www.mkas.net). I am a keen aviation enthusiast and I am also an LAA member. I am at present 13,000 miles away on a family holiday and so my responses will be intermittant, but lets start the ball rolling an...