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Published on July 12th, 2020 | by Mark Dwyer


Tibohine Charity Fly-in 2020

The first post lock-down fly-in of 2020 took place over the weekend at Tibohine Airfield just outside Frenchpark Co. Roscommon. A total of 37 aircraft visited on Saturday and we’ve included a selection of photos below from the day from Ian Thomson. The fly-in was in aid of the Mayo / Roscommon hospice.

EI-FST Ikarus C-42/C (C42)
EI-FLL Ikarus C42
G-CICU Raj Hamsa X’Air Hawk XA85
G-VAGA Piper PA-15 Vagabond (PA15)
G-CHOO Ikarus C42 FB80 (C42)
EI-GRH Comco Ikarus C42B
G-CISS Ikarus C42 FB80 (C42)
EI-GPV Comco Ikarus C42B
EI-GAH Ikarus C42B
G-BZKO Rans S6-ES Coyote II
EI-FLH BRM Land Africa
G-BEVB Morane-Saulnier SOCATA MS.892E Rallye 150ST
G-BFIG Reims Cessna FR172K Hawk XP (C172)

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About the Author

Mark is an airline pilot flying the Boeing 737 for a major European airline. In addition he is also a Type Rating Instructor, Type Rating Examiner and Base Training Captain on the B737. Outside of commercial flying Mark enjoys flying light aircraft from the smallest 3 Axis microlights up to heavier singles. He is also an instructor and EASA Examiner on single engines and a UK CAA Examiner. He flies the Chipmunk for the Irish Historic Flight Foundation (IHFF). Mark became the Chairman of the National Microlight Association of Ireland (NMAI) in 2013 and has overseen a massive growth in the organisation. In this role he has worked at local and national levels. In 2015, Mark won ‘Upcoming Aviation Professional Award’ at the Aviation Industry Awards sponsored by the IAA. Mark launched this website back in 2002 while always managing the website, he has also been Editor and Deputy Editor of FlyingInIreland Magazine from 2005 to 2015.

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