The South Island Akro Fest is being held at Ashburton from 2-4 Dec. Thursday was the practice day but very little flying was able to do be done due to the Nor'Easter and associated low cloud for most of the day.
Fingers crossed for the next two days. Also participating and hangared were Alpha ZK-VCC and Tiger Moth ZK-BRL.
Yak-52 ZK-ADM2 c/n 833601 from the ZK-ADM Syndicate of Rangiora.
The A.E.S.L Airtourer T3A ZK-DNF c/n C126 from the Marlborough Aero Club.
The Russell Bell Akrotech G200 ZK-LGT2 c/n 9706-9.
The Sam Fry Laser 230 ZK-LZR c/n 31.
Iain McPhail and the Rans S-10 Sakota ZK-SIO c/n 0393157/MAANZ489.
From Wanaka the Vans RV7 ZK-SBJ2 c/n 70566.
Ivan Krippner and his Pitts S-1 Special ZK-RTP c/n AACA/716 from Te Anau.
From Forest Field the Pitts S-1S Special ZK-PUG c/n 1-0029 of Andrew Love.
Pitts S-2A Special ZK-PIT c/n 2020 also from the Te Anau region.
ZK-WCO2 c/n 11504 is Schadler's Vans RV-3UL from Whakatane.