Most pilots enjoy the adrenalaine rush of height and speed, and can live with the possiblity that something might go wrong. One of our members takes this to a whole other level with his passion for base jumping. Garry Penglis, instructor at Central West Flying had a love of parachuting and skydiving most of his […]
A very special moment for Central West Flying Instructor and club member Matt Norgrove on Friday night 6th July when he was presented with the Alex McArthur Sheild for Outstanding Contribution to Flying by Jerry Trevor-Jones. Matt has progressed through his RA pilots licence, to RA instructors rating and an instructor position with Central West […]
The Aero Club played host to the Bathurst East Rotary Change-Over dinner on the evening of June 30 2018. A terrific night was had, and the club were appreciative of our great venue.
The howling westerly first thing on Sunday didn’t encourage a lot of takers but it turned out to be a great day. Some people did their own exercises (crosswind landings for the really brave souls!) and the Practice Forced Landings were a reminder that we don’t have feathers! Thanks to Matt and David for their very […]
Our members are exhausted but smiling after a very successful Soar, Ride & Shine event last weekend, supporting Lifeline Central West. A very sunny day was received well by the flying participants and while some spectators were hunting for shade, the general consensus was a terrific event. Click on the link below to watch one […]