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#TheAviators –Once you’ve parked up, head to The Aviator’s Lounge-the buffet and bar are waiting for us!
#TheAviators –Don’t forget to take the test to get your certificate. Reply by tweet with your answers 188.8.131.52.
#TheAviators –There’s the airfield, line yourselves up to land on the more forgiving grass runway. Call the Tower!
#TheAviators –That’s the landmarks, where’s the airfield? Oh yes, 45° heading. Come on, the buffet’s waiting!
#TheAviators –Can you see the lighthouse yet. A tall white tower with big light on top! Call out when you see it!
#TheAviators –Next heading 135° St Catherine’s Lighthouse–a tall octagonal shaped tower Call out when you see it!
#TheAviators –There they are! Can you see them? Three chalk stacks in the sea. Call out when you see them!
#TheAviators –Off to The Needles-select heading 240°-altitude 1500ft-air speed 120 mph Call out when you see them!
#TheAviators –Osbourne House built in 1851 & now open to the public. Call out when you see it!
#TheAviators –Select heading 310° towards Queen Victoria’s Osbourne House-a huge house. Call out when you see it!
#TheAviators – Look out for the hovercraft Do you see Kolo? Shout your call signal & roger when you see them!
#TheAviators –Our 1st landmark will be Ryde on the coast. Our heading is 15° call out when you see the hovercraft!
#TheAviators - Take off from Sandown Airfield
#TheAviators - Sandown Airfield
#TheAviators –Below centre is the Compass. We use this to determine our direction, using degrees from 0-360° Due East is 90°, West is 270°
#TheAviators –Look at your instruments (top first) Left is Air Speed Indicator–we’ll be flying at 120 knots today
#TheAviators –Sandown Airfield & @ToddyFur provided bacon & veggie bacon butties during the briefing. Tuck in!
#TheAviators –Listen to @ToddyFur -he’s my second in command today. There to help out & he’s awesome, thanks Toddy
#TheAviators –Welcome Aviators to the Isle of Wight Adventure flight with compass work! Pay attention for the test
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