Monday, October 15, 2018

This just in from Keith.

Dennis Moore's rebuilt Jodel D-11ZK-FHB at Feilding.
This has been a very long term rebuild for Dennis after it crashed landed at Colyton near Feilding in 1998 when a blade (went on holiday unexpectedly) detached from it's Propeller

Looks great.

A Tim Gorman Pic.



Tim sent some more shots of FHB
cheers Fella.





Sunday, March 11, 2018

RNR Take Off RWY-07 Hawera Sat 10th



Sunday, February 18, 2018

One of the Jodel Family has left us. 

That is Peter the Owner of the Jodel D-11 ZK-RNR which I can tell you is one of the best a totally immaculate machine and with a very rare Franklin 135hp motor up front. Pretty Much on Steroids.

                                     So Long Pete. Fair winds Blue Skies.



http://nzjodels.blogspot.co.nz/search?q=rnr


Monday, April 24, 2017

Another Jodel D9 back from the Never Never.

Keith Morris's Jodel D9 ZK-KMM

http://nzcivair.blogspot.co.nz/2017/02/jodel-d-9-zk-kmm-at-taumarunui-5-2-2017.html#comment-form




Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Some Jodel History from the NZ Civil site ....ta Chap.

http://nzcivair.blogspot.co.nz/2012/12/jodel-d-11s-of-new-zealand-8.html

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

JODEL D11 DGV out getting some sun for a change.

Steve trying to get her going after 2 years of in activity. 

No it wasn't going well started then died.

Even with all my Jodel skull duggery and a fair bit of 

Start ya Bastard and after the third application becomes

 start ya ......

Even new fuel from the Stratford Aero Club Sport Flyers

 new Fuel facility didn't do the Trick.

I suspect it's a carb strip coming up.








Saturday, March 5, 2016

Arriving early afternoon into SD was Jodel D-18 ZK-JVG based outa Te 
Kowhai. Interesting thing about this puppy it's powered by a 100hp

 Rotax 912.Ex Rangiora.



Busy Busy


Note the RV canopy looks great and ya can crack it open for Fresh AIR



Great colour Scheme


Team JVG about to disembark



It's handle is CRAZY HORSE


The Flight deck nicely laid out 


Radiator with oil cooler at the rear of cowl


Team JVG about to embark for a meandering flight back to Te Kowhai




Again what a neat scheme.

It used to be Yellow and purple now a more tasteful black contrast



Getting ready to go  RWY-34



Yup D-18 has flaps, D-11 don't



Vid of Take Off

https://www.facebook.com/groups/252750118154567/


JVG approach & overshoot








The Flight deck nicely laid out