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July 2018

July 2018 The field is in great condition after some trojan work by a few of our members. Eanna’s beautiful DH84 ready for its, very successful, maiden flight.  The cracks in the parched ground were a challange for those small wheels. Sam gets words of wisdom from the maestro! Colm cools down in the hot

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June 2018

June 2018 The club presented its usual static show at the Ballyboy Airfield annual Charity FlyI In and BBQ

May 2018

May 2018 Some improvement in the weather saw a welcome increase in both site work and flying. Phil Reilly’s model is a welcome addition to the Sleeker Squadron. Phil Launches for a very successful maiden flight. A busy day in the pits. The tailwheel on Liam’s big Super Cub leaves the ground. Liam with the

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April 2018

April 2018 It was with deep sadness that the club members learned of the sudden passing of Oliver Brady on April 5th.Ollie was a much liked and respected member of the club.  He was well known for his expertise with things mechanical, his good humour and especially his generosity with his knowledge.  No one ever

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Jan, Feb, March 2018

January, February and March 2018 There was a very slight improvement in conditions in March which brought out a few hardy flyers. Ready for the maiden flight. Bill’s ME163 is dwarfed by Liam’s Cub. Again, poor weather conditions in February meant that flying was very limited although some new models dis appear at the field.

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