Convention 2015 Awards

Experimental Aircraft Association of SA National Convention Awards

Margate Airport 8 – 10 August 2015

 

Award

Aircraft

Registration

Owner/Builder

Chapter

1

EAA Grand Champion Homebuilt Award

Lancair Super ESX

ZU-LNC

Leon Joubert

322 - Johannesburg

2

EAA Concours d’ Elegance Award

Onex

ZU-ONX

Jonathan Low

1502 - East Coast

3

EAA Best Professionally Built NTCA

Savannah S Taildragger

ZU-ICP

John Waterson

1262 -  East London

4

Pertec Shield - Best Homebuilt All Metal Construction

Vans RV-7

ZU-IDP

John Herbet

322 - Johannesburg

5

Best Composite Aircraft

Lancair Super ESX

ZU-LNC

Leon Joubert

322 - Johannesburg

6

EAA Trophy for best Rotorcraft

Gazelle

ZU-HHP

Eugene Couzyn

322 - Johannesburg

7

EAA Best Warbird

Gazelle

ZU-HHP

Eugene Couzyn

322 - Johannesburg

8

Piper Concours d’ Elegance

Piper PA-12

ZS-BIG

James Wardle

1262 -  East London

9

Best Restoration Award

Taylorcraft BC-12-D

ZS-BLD

Claus Keuchel

322 - Johannesburg

13

Best Tube and Fabric Aircraft

Bearhawk Patrol

ZU-BHP

Wayne Giles

322 - Johannesburg

15

EAA Trophy for Best Plans Built Aircraft

Hatz CB-1

ZU-FWO

Niels Andersen

1262 -  East London

EAA National Convention 2015 Meritorious Awards

Contribution to Safety and Promotion of Recreational Aviation

Mike Visagie

EAA National Vice President

 

Best Chapter Contribution to the 2015 EAA National Convention

322 - Johannesburg

 

 

Best Chapter Attendance at The 2015 EAA National Convention

322 - Johannesburg

 

 

Dave Smith Memorial Cup Award – Most Enthusiastic Member

Marie Reddy

EAA National and Ch 322 Secretary

Chapter 322- Johannesburg

Most Enthusiastic Lady Member

Trixie Heron

EAA National PRO

Chapter 322- Johannesburg

Youngest EAA Pilot fFying to the 2015 EAA Convention

Gregg Clegg

 

Chapter 322- Johannesburg

EAA Award for Furthest Distance flown to the 2015 Convention

Horace Blok

ZU-EAA (From Mossel Bay)

Chapter 322- Johannesburg

 

Aircraft Judges: Kevin Hopper, Alan Lorimer, Gerald Madams, Russel Smith, Neville Dupisanie, Dereck Orford