FLYING INTO VIRGINIA - BY TREVOR DU PLESSIS - POOL MANAGER ATNS DURBAN
of jet fuel
From the north join the coast line below 2000 ft and call King Shaka
FALE 125.75 app. Just 10 mile south of Tugela river mouth. Do not pass
Blythdale Beach without talking to them. They will tell you what to do and hand
you over to 120.6 at the Casino.
From the South join the coast at where the old international airport used to be at Cooper Lighthouse and talk to app. They will take you in over the harbour. Hand over to FAVG at Umgeni River Mouth. Stay below the TMA at all times 124.2. There is a slightly shorter rout over Pinetown, Pavilion shopping center, N2/N3highway crossing, then to the Alveston radio mast S29 55 96 E30 42 52 and then to Cooper Lighthouse S29 56 27 E 30 59 8. You must have mode C on the transponder to fly north.
In the event of a communication failure within controlled airspace the following is the procedure: Rather talk to ATNS - they really are there to help.
31 May: China Aviation oil seek up to 1.4-million barrels
of jet fuel
China Aviation Oil (Singapore) is seeking up to 1.4-million
barrels of jet fuel for June and July, similar volumes to its
previous tender, industry sources said on Tuesday. CAO is
seeking four 240 000 to 300 000 barrels for loading over
21-30 June, 1-10 July, 11-20 July and 21-31 July, traders said.
They are to be loaded from Japan, South Korea, Taiwan or