Tom Donovan

Tom Donovan

55 years old
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hi every one. i haven't posted here for a long time after my machine was damaged in a storm and then stolen. iv,e been given a old trike by good friend who is going 3 axis. I could never have afforded another machine if it wasn't for him. so watch out i

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    Tom Donovan commented on Jozinko Sajan's Video.
    Great video Jozinko. It was interesting to see the turbulence at 1.40 to 2.00 People ask me about this a lot and your video clearly shows the trike moving and not the wing. Im still getting the new trike ready to fly, il be in the air in the new ...
    2 months ago
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    Tom Donovan commented on monty stone's Video.
    Nice landing Monty. There,s a great piece on the bbc (Radio 4 ) About curved runways. i,ll try and find it and post it here.
    2 months ago
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    Tom Donovan hi every one. i haven't posted here for a long time after my machine was damaged in a storm and then stolen. iv,e been given a old trike by good friend who is going 3 axis. I could never have afforded another machine if it wasn't for him. so watch out il be posting photos a video etc as soon as i have the new machine air worthy. Tom
    3 months ago
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      Bryan Tuffnell Nice to have a mate like that! Welcome back to flying!
      3 months ago
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      Tom Donovan thanks Bryan. Its going to take a month or so to get the machine a new licence here in france and a few bits to sort out but ill be in the air before the end of the year i hope
      3 months ago
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    "Tom Donovan" commented on Abid Farooqui's Blog "Jet Star 582 brand new --- $35,500.00".
    Have i got this right. Your talking 35000 for a trike? Are we missing the point of why we fly these things. IE to have fun cheap. Good god For 35000 i could buy or make more trikes than i could fly
    3 years ago
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    "Tom Donovan" commented on Paul Hamilton's Blog "Does everyone need an expensive, high power, fast trike?".
    If it gets you in the air it,s got to be good. Im still flying a home made trike with a 503. Cost 3000 euros. Happy landings people.
    3 years ago
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    Tom Donovan
    Tom Donovan commented on Larry Mednick's picture.
    well done Bill. Hope you have many happy days in the air. Tom.
    3 years ago
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    Tom Donovan
    Tom Donovan commented on Larry Mednick's Video.
    Larry your rotating to the right so when you pull the bar back in to recover are you trying to corect the turn at the same time? Are you pulling the bar in and turning to the left? If that makes sence. Tom.
    3 years ago
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    "Tom Donovan" commented on Abid Farooqui's Blog "Next UPS - a decade from now".
    Amazon havent tried to get past my dog yet! She,ll love getting her teath into one of those as soon as it,s close enough!
    4 years ago
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    Tom Donovan commented on Paul Hamilton's picture.
    Lots and lots of 503,s flying over here. I have one in my trike still running good. Tom.
    4 years ago
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    Tom Donovan
    "Tom Donovan" commented on Spencer Forman's Blog "Nathan. Why walk when you can fly?".
    Ive seen some interesting videos on this site over the years but this one made me sit up and listen. Great stuff Nathen.
    4 years ago
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    Tom Donovan
    Tom Donovan commented on Rizwan Bukhari's Video.
    Good find Rizzy, interesting stuff.
    4 years ago
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    Tom Donovan
    Tom Donovan commented on Henry IMGW's Video.
    Nice one Henry, shows how how stable these machines are even in rough air. looks like you had a bit of rough air from that hot tarmac runway on landing as well
    4 years ago
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    Tom Donovan commented on Chris Brandon's Video.
    Great stuff Criss, how much more old video have you got. Tom
    4 years ago
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    Tom Donovan commented on Diego AC 's Video.
    Hi Diego, great to see you,r videos again. Tom
    4 years ago
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    Tom Donovan
    Tom Donovan commented on John Olson's picture.
    Any one here know the guys in this photo. It would be great if we could get them back for another photo now. Jackye John you got any contact with them. Tom
    4 years ago

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  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 6 years ago
    hi tom. sorry to disturb you. did you send me magazine? i m waiting plz do reply me thanks
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 6 years ago
    hi tom. did u send me magazine? i m still waiting for you thanks. reply me.
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 6 years ago
    that is my permanent home address
    QAZI AJMAL S/O QAZI SAJJAD AHMAD
    MOHALLAH QAZAIN
    LANDI YARGHAJO PESHAWAR
    Khyber Pakhtunkhwa PAKISTAN
    CELL #00923009590975.
    when you send me by post plz send by register post. because it for safety.
    plz ask in post office how many days receive in Pakistan.
    thanks
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 7 years ago
    magazine address in France ..
    ULMiste - 4X
    BP 2
    F-94701 Maisons-Alfort
    Tel. : 0033 (0) 6 37 22 81 40
    Email: contact@ulmiste.com
    i need it urgent plz do some thing for me.i shall be vary thankful to you. after a few day governor owais ahad ghni arrange meeting about flying club. i want to show this magazine to governor...... did you receive my home address?
  • Flying  Frog
    by Flying Frog 7 years ago
    Tom, you might have problems getting the magazine. I have to reserve mine at the Tabac. As it is quite new, it seems to be in short supply.
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 7 years ago
    magazine website PLZ WATCH THIS. www.ulmiste.net . other infomation
    NEW EDITION Sommaire détaillé de ULMiste numéro 3 : octobre – novembre - décembre 2010
    L’ULM au Pakistan, c’est possible ! Focus sur un pays où ça vole et qui mérite intérêt (nouvelle rubrique). 1 page
    my home address is
    QAZI AJMAL S/O QAZI SAJJAD AHMAD
    MOHALLAH QAZAIN
    LANDI YARGHAJO PESHAWAR PAKISTAN
    CELL #00923009590975.
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 7 years ago
    HI TO. how are you.hope you will be fine there.about flying ULMISTE magazine. he print my interview in French magazine. i need this magazine if you send i shall be vary thankful to you thanks
    (L’ULM au Pakistan, c’est possible ! Focus sur un pays où ça vole et qui mérite intérêt (nouvelle rubrique).
    web site.... http://www.ulmiste.net/pages/Numero_en_cours-3894634.html
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 7 years ago
    hi tom. how r u man.wt,s going on dear..that is khanpur festival.........that is in our province.......that is only for trikes flying and para gliding and much more..thay are orginased by sarhad tourism department........good envet and more flying...really enjoy this events,,,,
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 7 years ago
    today in news paper
    Governor for opening AULFC membership to involve more youth
    PESHAWAR, Feb. 04 (APP): Governor NWFP Owais Ahmad Ghani, who is also Chairman of the Ababeel Ultra Light Flying Club (AULFC), Thursday said that membership of the club would make ensure to open to all in order to involve the youth in healthy activities. In this connection NWFP Governor, Owais Ahmed Ghani chaired a high level meeting here Thursday in order to promote the ultra light flying aggressively as sport game on vast level and provide ample opportunities of ultra light flying training to youth as well.



    The meeting besides the Secretary to Governor, Sikandar Qayyum and the Director of the Azakhel Sub-Campus, Prof. Dr. Farukh Hussain, who is the President of the Club as well was also attended by Asadullah, Secretary of the Club, Dr. Muhammad Khalid Khan, Capt. Suhrab Khan, Qazi Tufail, Qazi Sajjad Khan, Hizbur Rehman, Lutfur Rehman, Said Shah Bacha, Fazale Mabood, Qazi Ajmal Khan, Qazi Asghar, Qazi Zaffar, Shamasul Haq and Abdul Azeem.
    The meeting was also attended by Management Committee of Ababeel Ultra Light Flying Club, a newly established body under the aegis of University of Peshawar. The Governor, who is the Chancellor of the University, is also the patron of the Club.
    The main office of the club would be at the Botanical Garden, Azakhel, near Peshawar; the sub-campus of the University of Peshawar.
    It merits mentioning here that the organization is the first of its nature, having been established in a University in the province to provide sport and recreational opportunities to the youth.
    The meeting after having detail discussion on various proposals for promotion of the game and the available scope in this respect especially the keen interest of desirous youth in the ultra light flying decided to offer membership of the Club immediately and get it streamlined on war footings.
    Promotion of Aero Modeling, it was further decided, will also be a major objective of the club. Membership forms and other relevant information could be obtained from Asadullah, the Secretary of the club, who is stationed at the Botanical Garden, Azakhel; the Sub-Campus of University of Peshawar.
    Speaking on the occasion the Governor appreciated the enthusiasm and spirit of the management of the club for making it fully functional and assured his every possible support and patronage in materializing the objectives of the club.
  • Qazi  Ajmal
    by Qazi Ajmal 7 years ago
    i need T6 aluminum pipe 2 inch diameter nd 14FEET long 2 pipe.
    nd T6 aluminum 10 or 12 feet long 2 pipe. i have rotax 582 engine.64hp.. i m still waiting