In fact, our Club used Rongotai airfield when it was a big grassy paddock.
Our instructing team are supported by a volunteer committee. Together with our members, it means we've got a pretty sweet aviation community in our nation's capital.
Piper Tomahawk PA38
2 seats, fitted with dual controls for training, 112hp engine, 90kts (166km/hr)
2 seats, dual controls, 285hp radial engine, 135kts (250km/hr)
$431/hour (cheaper rates for syndicate members, please enquire)
Piper Warrior PA28
On the first Sunday of each month pop down to the aero club, anytime from 4pm, to enjoy a beverage and catch up with members and instructors in our members lounge!
Saturday 23rd September
Masterton - Club Competition / Practice Day
We are holding a club day up at Masterton to run some club competitions, which will also double as practice for the Flying NZ Regional Competitions in November.
Come along for a fun day out!
October - date TBC
Wharekauhau Lodge Visit
Details are still to be confirmed but we are planning on flying into the airstrip at Wharekauhau Lodge (located in southern Wairarapa) and having a delicious meal. Stay tuned for details!
Sat 25th-Sun 26th November
Flying NZ Cook Strait Regional Competitions
We are taking a contingent up to the Hawkes Bay to compete in the Cook Strait Regional Competitions. Put your name down for one or more competitions and have some fun! For more information speak to one of the instructors. More details about this closer to the time.