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Offline edgy

"Flying" report
« on: January 04, 2018, 09:54:59 am »
I had a wedding to attend in PMB 2 days before Xmas and booked airline tickets for myself and the missus, however a good mate of mine happened to be on a weeks holiday in Kenton on Sea with his chopper and also happened to be heading to Durban on Friday the 22nd :biggrin:
He took off from Kenton and landed in Kasouga at our holiday home and off we went, I have flown by chopper as far as Hole in the wall previously but never East of that and never at 100 odd foot above the coastline!
Made a brief stop in East London to refuel, a quick stop for tea at another mate in Pullen Bay near Haga and a lovely cray lunch stop at Mpenda before arriving in Durbs blown away by the magnificent Transkei coast!
Thought I would share a few pics I managed to snap
« Last Edit: January 04, 2018, 09:57:37 am by edgy »
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Offline edgy

Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2018, 10:06:11 am »
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 BEER..."I drink it when I`m happy or when I`m sad. I drink it when I`m alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory. Trifle with it if I`m not hungry and drink it when I am. Otherwise, I never touch it - unless I`m thirsty"
 

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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2018, 10:10:37 am »
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 BEER..."I drink it when I`m happy or when I`m sad. I drink it when I`m alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory. Trifle with it if I`m not hungry and drink it when I am. Otherwise, I never touch it - unless I`m thirsty"
 

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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2018, 10:13:58 am »
Awesome Andre, that must have been super fun.
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2018, 10:18:45 am »
Incredible waterfalls
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2018, 10:24:52 am »
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #6 on: January 04, 2018, 10:52:07 am »
Not the usual RR, but so sick! That is bucket list stuff that and must say, super jealous...
 

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« Reply #7 on: January 04, 2018, 10:55:49 am »
Incredible....!

 

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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #8 on: January 04, 2018, 10:56:53 am »
Absolutely awesome  :thumleft:
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Offline mike gs

Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #9 on: January 04, 2018, 11:02:06 am »
That coast is awesome. Nice pics!

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Offline Jors Troelie

Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #10 on: January 04, 2018, 11:11:04 am »
Awesome, worth reporting. The closest I will get to that is a ride down to Transkei with a chopper bicycle.
 

Offline edgy

Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #11 on: January 04, 2018, 11:19:34 am »
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #12 on: January 04, 2018, 11:21:03 am »
Wildcoast Sun
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #13 on: January 04, 2018, 11:25:44 am »
Margate/Ramsgate area
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #14 on: January 04, 2018, 11:32:56 am »
Thanks for sharing
 

Offline Odd Dog

Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #15 on: January 04, 2018, 11:40:49 am »
Brilliant, thanks!  :thumleft:  Now people can see why its called the Wild Coast.
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Offline Man from Nam

Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #16 on: January 04, 2018, 11:44:36 am »
Awsome :thumleft:
We also did a helicopter flight over Swakopmund area in a legendary Hue from the Vietnam war in December. It was absolutely awsome.
While the east coast is mountenous and green, our west coast is flat and desert but the scenery from the air was so nice.
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #17 on: January 04, 2018, 12:46:57 pm »

Haven't been on the Transkei coast for many years, so seeing those photo's is sommer very lekker!  :thumleft:
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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #18 on: January 04, 2018, 03:34:11 pm »
Nice One Edgy Thanks for sharing
 

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Re: "Flying" report
« Reply #19 on: January 04, 2018, 06:02:53 pm »
Awesome thanks Edgy  :thumleft: :thumleft: :thumleft:
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