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ARO Sign-off and "Magic Friday" debrief

Updated: Feb 2

Join Doug Patterson from the Southern Club on Thursday 3 February to learn about radio etiquette, get your ARO practical assessment signed off, and learn about one of the best flights of the season!


Date: Thursday 3 February

Time: 6pm onwards

Location: The Good Home Ferrymead, 2a Waterman Pl, Ferrymead



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6pm - Aviation Radio Operator (ARO) Rating sign-offs

Doug has kindly offered to help those who would like to get signed-off for the practical component of the ARO rating.


To be ready for the practical assessment >

If you are able to before the event >

  • Contact the administrator for access to the online ARO theory examination admin@nzhgpa.org.nz

  • Take the theory exam

  • Bring your theory exam certificate & airband radio (if you have them) to the event

Full info on obtaining the ARO Rating can be found here > https://member.nzhgpa.org.nz/page-18130


**PLEASE BRING $10 CASH IF YOU WISH TO COMPLETE THE PRACTICAL ASSESSMENT**


7pm - "Magic Friday" XC Flight Debrief

Hear Doug share his flight from the 'Best Day of the Season'.

Doug flew the highest scoring flight on Friday 13 January, covering a 125km FAI triangle in the big stuff. He flew from Treble Cone, out to Mt Earnslaw, and made it home in time for dinner!


See his tracklog here > www.xcontest.org/world/en/flights/detail:dougpatterson/13.01.2022/22:06




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