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Springbok A.net Meet At Joburg Feb/Mar - Who's In?

Mon Oct 23, 2006 10:35 pm

Hi All!

I just came back home from a work related 3-month stay in Pretoria. What a great country for an aviation enthusiast! Perfect weather most of the time, plenty of vintage metal flying around... Last chance to fly on a DC9-10...

I'm going back South Africa from February - April 2007. Would anybody like to join in for a A.net meet at JNB during that time? We could go spotting or just have lunch together, or even try to arrange a flight together. (Everybody seems to be a pilot in this country!)

Has there been a JNB meet before? How was it, what did you do? How many people were there?

Greetings!
Soren  santahat 
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RE: Springbok A.net Meet At Joburg Feb/Mar - Who's

Tue Oct 24, 2006 12:05 am

Might be a good idea. I don't know anyone in RSA but it sounds like a great idea. If really would depend on dates and of course flight loads.

Another thing: I wouldn't put that post here. It is not Non-Aviation related ...

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RE: Springbok A.net Meet At Joburg Feb/Mar - Who's In?

Tue Oct 24, 2006 1:23 am

Sounds interesting. Far north this year, far south next year  Smile . I´m pretty booked in February and April, but i might be able to make a trip i March.
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RE: Springbok A.net Meet At Joburg Feb/Mar - Who's In?

Tue Oct 24, 2006 1:28 am

Hi Soren,

Good to hear from you again, you took a long break from A.net, but I'm sure it did you good Smile

It would depend on the flight prices at that time of year, but I could be up for it if I have some money spare. At the end of January I'm planning a trip to Cuba, so likewise your welcome on that one, as is anyone if they wanted to come with me. Hope you enjoyed your time in South Africa,

Dan Smile
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RE: Springbok A.net Meet At Joburg Feb/Mar - Who's In?

Thu Oct 26, 2006 3:38 am

Quoting Birdwatching (Thread starter):

Great to see you back!  Smile

I wish I could join but I most likely wont be able to afford it.
 
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RE: Springbok A.net Meet At Joburg Feb/Mar - Who's In?

Thu Oct 26, 2006 3:40 am

I'd love to, but I'm all out of bulletproof vests and mace  Wink
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