We have a navigation course for microlight pilots planned, starting Wed, 27/11/2019, 1900. Email info (at) mac (dot) org( dot) nz if you are interested. There will be four 2-hour lessons covering the topics:
- Earth, maps, compass
- VNCs, approach/terminal charts
- Measuring direction, wind triangle
- Flight log
- Fuel weight
- UTC, ECT
- Course corrections
- Flying the plan
- GPS, computer
There will be a Special General Meeting in December 2019, before Christmas with a date to be confirmed, to
- elect the Club Officers and up to six additional General Committee members;
- vote on a revision of the recently proposed changes to the Club Rules.
Following this year’s AGM, Matamata Aero Club membership fees are now due by 28/10/2019. Member privileges will cease if your subscription is not received by that date.
The Starter Pack is currently not available.
Our Starter Pack is available to new, first-time members.
Cost of $800 includes:
One year MAC membership; One year RAANZ membership; One CAA logbook; Six hours flying/ flying lessons**.
**Flying means hire of Club microlight, Zenith CH601 or equivalent, per Hobbs meter. Funds are non refundable, non transferable; unused hours are valid for 12 months unless term is extended by committee approval prior to expiry.