- Fall Festival 2005 11/05/05
Many Children (and adults) were able to share in our excitment for aviation and to take their first ever airplane flights. The smiles on their faces and the noses pressed hard up against the windows told the story and is the reason we love to hold events like this one.
of our entrance gate and some of the local planes. These photos
were taken by Lou furlong one of the Stoney Point Field residents.
of Jay lands new Skybolt. What a cool toy this thing is and
the smoke system is good for misquotes too.
60 photos of the various Biplanes at Stoney Point field.
Brothers This movie was produced to show to the children at
Big Creek Elementry School and in celebration of of the first
100 years of powered flight. Along with the children getting to
see and touch actual photos and signatures of the Wright Brothers,
John Glenn and Neal Armstrong (the first man on the Moon) one
of our residents was able to fly his ultralight and land at the
school so the children could see and touch the aircraft and then
see it fly out of the field. Elijah Whitney (with a little help
from dad) produced this 15 minute movie about the Wright brothers
with photographs and films of flying in our community. It is a
long download even on DSL but it does stream but If you would
like an actual Video contact Cliffw@atlantahobby.com
from the Memorial Day 2003 party at Stoney Point. About 50-75
folks drove or flew in for a day of fun. Big planes, RC planes,
Zing Wings and even a pedal plane were all part of the day's festivities.
These photos were supplied by Andy Isburgh from the very nice
Whispering Pines Airport community. I was to busy playing to shoot
any photos so Thanks Andy!
Races with the Zagi 16/16/2001
This is a 14 Meg Quicktime movie of Greg, Nick, Lou and Cliff
doing a little pylon racing in front of my hanger. These things
are fast and if you think two look cool rounding the turns you
should see all four.
Festival and Fly-In, October 2000
The 2000 event was the largest to date with over 100 visitors
taking part in the days activities. Jumpy things, a big slide,
horse rides and more present in the beautiful fall air. Russ thrilled
the crowd by Skydiving out of a hot air balloon. Many Young Eagle
rides were given and every one enjoyed Doug's BBQ.
of the Gapa UltraLight Sailplane
Imported and fully certified this lightweight Sailplane is as
fun as it looks.
the Super Floater movie
Cliffs Superfloater is part 103 legal. It's lightweight construction
makes soaring easy and it's open air pilots seat makes the view
This is a 3.2 Meg Quicktime movie of My SuperFloater Ultralight
Sailplane. Greg Bitzer took the movies of me in it During November
2001 on a Typical day at Stoney Point. If you need the plug-in visit
to Hodges Hobbies
Hobbies is the SPHOAs favorite place to stock up on the latest
RC toys. They have a full selection of RC gear and we can fly
down and land in front of their shop. Mac and Tony are also great
to deal with.
These photos are provided by Cliffs good friend Dan Johnson. Visit
him at http://www.bydanjohnson.com
Dan is an aviation author and does work for many aviation publications.
Taxi Testing his new RV6
These are photos of Vic Syracuse Taxi testing his newly built
RV6. What a beauty.
Front Yard Work, June 2001
Lots of dirt work makes a new yard look good! Cliff and Gail with
the help of Jay land took the hill off of their front yard to
make for a better view and an improvement in airflow for the runway.
Day with NASA
On August 19th we were visited by The North Atlanta Soaring Association
(NASA). What a treat to see all of the high tech Carbon and Glass
wings. Man were these things cool!
Sandra said she would not fly in it until it had a bathroom so
Cal being the good husband he is, installed one!
Drag-N-Fly Tow plane arrives
Cliff and Greg are the proud new owners of a Bailey-Moyes Drag-N-Fly.
These are the delivery photos. The tug is used to pull up the
Hang Gliders as well as the Super Floater.
These are photos from our communities first ever get together.
Held at the Whitney's hanger on Memorial day 1999. Over fifty
friends and neighbors came and enjoyed the day with us.
Great food and good times were had at the third annual event.
Check out the Photos of Greg Bitzers new RV6 along with the rest
of the Stoney Point Aircraft.
Greg, Vic, Carol and Cliff made the trip down to Lakeland to dueling
RV's for one day of the 2001 Sun-N-Fun fly-in. It was a great
trip and we made it down and back in a single day with plenty
of time to see the show.
Musgroves 50th Birthday Party
On August 25 2001 members of the Stoney Point neighborhood
along with nearly 200 friends and family members gathered at the
Musgrove hanger to celebrate the 50th birthday of Paula Musgrove.
The party featured Airplane rides by Cliff and Lou. A 6500 ft
sky dive out of the Re/max
Hot Air Balloon Piloted by Super Stewart and resident jumper
Russ Still. A radio control model aerobatics show by Jay and Steve
from Wolf Camera, tethered hot air balloon rides for all of the
guest and even the Super Floater made a flight. Doug Davis cooked
about a hundred pounds of the best BBQ we have ever had and a
full keg as well as some home brew with plenty of sides and deserts
topped off a great day and got us all in the mood for the band
Second hand Smoke
who performed till the wee hours of the morning. Happy Birthday
Paula you helped us all feel younger!
Afternoon 2.4 Meg downloadable Movie.
It was a great afternoon on 10/18/2001. Dennis was getting his
final check ride in his new yellow toy and Cal was doing a little
instruction with Vic to make sure his Stearman was running well
and ready for more flight after class B re-opens.
Perrys New Cirrus SR22 N777JP
The N number and the smile says it all! These are shots of Jeff
Perrys new Cirrus SR22 which arrived at it's new home at Stoney
Point during the first week of November. Powered by a 310 HP IO-550
it is as clean and fast as it looks.
Zac and Elijah. Future Pilots