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Renting a seaplane in the USA has become difficult due to insurance problem. There are only a very few places where a seaplane pilot can rent a seaplane and fly solo. I found a great solution at Tavares FL, America’s Seaplane City. www.tavares.org/899/Seaplane-Base-Marina. Here you can join a club for moderate costs, a seaplane insurance and … Weiterlesen
AAA Baltikumrundreise vom 20.-29. Juli 2017Die Planung sah anders aus, dann gab es Änderungen insbesondere wegen Wetter. Anstelle von Karlovy Vary ging es nach Pilsen, via Warschau nach Kaunas. Wir liessen Riga aus und landeten auf diversen kleinen Inseln von Lettland und Estland. Auf dem Rückweg besuchten wir Riga etwas ausgiebiger und trafen die restlichen … Weiterlesen
Beginning of October we headed to Biscarosse. They do some seaplane training there and have a flying community. One of the houses make B&B – so we left the plane just beside the house overnight (you find it on booking.com). Next day we flew to Arcachon – over the Dunes of Pilat. After landing in Arcachon … Weiterlesen
This year we attended the Hittnau fly-in, August 2016. Oldtimerclassice: The airfield is only open these two days. Photos taken by Tommy.
Peugeot 202, 1947, a four seats, décapotable Switzerland/Suisse/Schweiz After the second world war Peugeot took up the production of the Peugeot 202. A futuristic appearance but technique is old style. We have the chance to drive the Peugeot 202 cabriolet décapotable 1947. Peugeot Cabriolet 202 from 1947, construction from 1938. Production was interrupted during the second … Weiterlesen
Landing in Périgueux LFBX near Bordeaux July 2016: The owner of the cabriolet already waited for us on the airport, we reserved via www.drivy.com, from private to private. Travelling Périgord. Then we drove to our first hotel close to Périgueux. You can go by canoe on the Dordogne. A nice ride. Great guesthouses for reasonable prices, … Weiterlesen
Flying the Catalina NG This time I wanted to find out more about the ultralight amphibium Catalina NG. In Italy at their production site they had no flying Catalina so I had to go to the dealer in Germany. We flew to Siegerland and were picked up by Mr. Diez, the German dealer of Fly Synthesis. After the … Weiterlesen
Geburtstagsflug mit den Rheinfeldnern Anja und Mario vom Theodorshof von Basel LFSB nach Gstaad-Saanen LSGK und zurück.