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Dawie, Irmarie Nigel and I met today to debrief!
We wish to thank all visiting pilots and visitors for your attendance!
By all accounts a very happy and successful day!
Thanks to our Sponsors for their generous Support:
* Robin Coss Aviation
* Sport Plane Builders
* Adventure Air
Thanks also to Shell and Puma energy for their support.
We apologize to the visitors that had to wait for Breakfast or a meal!
Our restaurant operator did not anticipate the huge amount of visiting pilots and guests.
We estimate that 250 plus people attended on Saturday!
Now for the statistics on the day!
* 96 visiting Aircraft
* 68 Vans RV aircraft
* RV 7 - 29
* RV 10- 13
* RV 8- 13
* RV 6 - 6
* RV 9 -3
* RV 14-1
* RV 12-1
* RV 4- 2
Pretty Impressive for an event that was started by Dolph Kruger in 2009 with six RV's and the first RV 10 in S.A
Finally thanks to Scully and Arnie [the Flying Lions for their impressive display]- courtesy of Puma Energy
The Raptors under Pierre Gouws's leadership!
The SAAC lecture with Trevor Warner, Eugene du Preez and Gary Glasson
This event is voluntary and our appreciation goes to Dawie, Irmarie, Franna and Nigel and the Kitty Hawk staff!
The 2020 event is planned for 5 September so please diarize!