We have purchased a new aircraft VH-LAT and the club are currently going through operational readiness in preparation to get the aircraft up and running within the club. We expect the aircraft to be ready in the coming months. Check back for updates.
The new aircraft is a modern long-range cruiser with advanced integrated avionics including live traffic, 12″ Moving Map with Airservices Charts/Maps/Airport Diagrams, Integrated autopilot, Class 1 ADSB and a Live Traffic System.
Make and Model: Van’s Aircraft RV-9A
Engine: Lycoming 0-320
– Dynon Skyview SV-1000 with integrated charts, maps, airport, navigation and obstacle data via AvPlan/Airservices data sources.
– Garmin SL40
– Backup instruments
– TruTrak Autopilot with Vertical Navigation
– Instrument and cockpit lighting
– ADSB: IN and OUT (Class 1) including Live Traffic
UFC Club Members visited RAAF Pearce for the June 2017 Flying School Graduations. It was a great day out and an educational view behind the scenes of our local Air Base. The event included a graduation parade, aerobatic and formation displays from the PC-9s and Hawks. A big thanks to the RAAF for allowing us to visit.
When: Saturday 8th of April 2017
Where: Valley View airfield -28.698514, 114.911466 (map link)
Why: Because it’s an awesome day out, a great place to fly into and a they put on a great show. Support one of WAs two remaining air displays before they are all are gone and we have to fly to the eastern states to attend an aviation event.
Contact: Geoffrey McDougall 0400 760 778 (Air Show Coordinator) on firstname.lastname@example.org
event has been cancelled due to poor ground condition from a previous event.
For more info see http://www.aviationwa.org.au/2016/10/08/langley-park-fly-in-15-october-2016/
Airservices Australia were kind enough to give us a tour of the Jandakot Tower recently. The tour included a detailed Q&A session prior to the tower tour and a number of members were on hand to ask questions and learn about Jandakot Operations.
UFC would like to thank AirServices for providing this informative visit for our members.
For a short time we are offering discounted block aircraft hire rates. The block hours effectively give you 10 hours for the price of 9. The offer is aimed at assisting new students and regular members to access the best aircraft hire rates available.
The block hours are available in blocks of 10 hours for $1665 (effectively $166.50/hr)
Terms and conditions apply for full details please see our rates page.
Notice is hereby given that the above AGM will be held at Permeance Technologies – Level 15, Carillon City Office Tower, 207 Murray Street Mall, Perth CBD, 6000
7.00pm on Monday 20th June 2016
Call 0410 556 387 on Arrival or wait downstairs at 7PM to be collected. The lifts lock at around 6PM. The lifts are located just inside and to the right of the Carillon City Mall entrance (head into the mall from the Myer / Murray St end and turn right after the jewellers to find the lifts).
- Apologies for non-attendance
- Minutes of the last Annual General Meeting
- President’s report
- Special Resolution – Update of UFC Constitution (details below)
- Secretary’s report
- Treasurer’s Report
- Maintenance Officers Report
- Election of Office-bearers
- Election of Committee Members
- Correspondence and business arising from it
- General Business
- Please ensure your membership is up to date prior to the AGM. Renewal forms can be found on the Club Website http://uniflying.org.