MFW June 2013 - Page 23

Act 3: Multi-coptor Aircraft Seymour Washbourne SCMAC Act 4: Large Aerobatic Model Derek Wratton Christchurch Act 5: Electric Powered Ducted Fan Mike Kingsbury Ashburton Seriously realistic And fast. Act 6: F.P.V. High Wing Glider Seymour Washbourne SCMAC Employing camera, GPS, Downlink to TV (flat screen) Set up and operating (Very popular with spectators) Act 7: Mentor Large Foam Construction Model Paul Spinoglio Dunedin (Over-powered??) Act 8: Dreamer Bi-plane. I/C Graeme Phipps Christchurch Act 9: Focke-Wulf bomb drop Adam Grice SCMAC Act 10: Electric Powered Helicopters Andrew Palmers Absolutely Amazing! Finish: 2:30 p.m. exactly. (We can relax now!). The majority of the spectators left shortly after. The Airshow concluded, feeling somewhere between amazed and delighted at the entertainment. Flying continued until 4:30 p.m. Saturday Night Bonus Andrew Palmer provided a Twilight Helicopter light show to the delight of all who watched. Special thanks to all who travelled and participated, making this another special and successful event. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Special thanks to those who assisted with photographs for this report. Geoff Lott, Johnathan Gardner, Graeme Phipps, Paul Spinglio, Seymour Washbourne, Russell Ramsden and the writer.