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    AFB Overberg / TFDC Fly-In

    Friday 9th November 2007- 11th November 2007
    Time: 07:00
    Venue: AFB Overberg
    AFB Overberg / TFDC Fly-In
    • Gripen – Air show display by the Saab Display pilot Mr Frederick Mόchler.
    • Hawk – Air show display and live cannon firing.
    • Rooivalk – Air show and live rocket firings and flare releases.
    • Lynx – Flying display.
    • Agusta A 109 – Flying display.
    • BK 119 – Air show display.
    • C-130 – Cargo delivery and para drop.
    • C-47TP – Pathfinder para drop.
    • C 208 – Air show display.
    • Oryx – Bambi bucket demonstration, fast roping and cargo sling.
    • 3 x Cheetah C/D – Air show display, live V3S missile firings and bomb delivery and an Air Combat Manoeuvre demonstration.
    • Astra – Low Level Aerobatics.
    • Helicopter formation fly-past that consists out of one of each type of helicopter in service.
    • Formation of the New and the Old fighters – Gripen, Hawk, Cheetah and Impala.
    • Gripen versus Cheetah in flight manoeuvre and handling capability demonstration.
    • Silver Falcons – Air show display.
    • SAAF Museum – Flying display by the Mirage F1 and Impala .
    • Limited civilian aviation participation is also envisaged of which the extent still needs to be determined.
    • Friday 9 Nov '07
      08h00 A/c start to fly in
      09h00 Gates open for Media and Siyandisa Launch
      10h00 - 18h00 Validation Flights
      14h00 Workshop presentations at Workshop and Hangar
      18h30 / 19h00 Wine Auction
    • Saturday 10 Nov '07
      07h00 Gates open to the public
      08h00 Pilot's briefing
      09h00 All flying activities stop
      10h00 - 18h00 Air Show
    • Sunday 11 Nov '07
      06h00 - 12h00 ATC tower opens, Departure of Fly-In and Air Show participants
      07h00 Stalls open for breakfast
      12h00 ATC Tower close
    • Monday 12 Nov '07
      07h45 Departure of Fly-In and Air Show participants
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    Looks like a great program - I think it will be worthwhile to drive through and go watch this!

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