Africa Visual Vol.3

  • Out of Africa
  • Kenya  Kenya
  • location_cityNairobi
  • flight_takeoffJomo Kenyatta HKJK to Jomo Kenyatta HKJK
  • directions42 nm
  • Karen Country Club is not the easiest to see at the moment due to the thick foliage. But it is there! It's almost on a direct line to the next waypoint so don't worry if you miss it.
    I left it in because the literary reference was too good to miss. Also, there are more golf clubs in Nairobi than in all of Scotland.
    Perhaps.
  • WP 1 - Karen Country Club (after Karen Blixen, Danish author of "Out of Africa")
    WP 2 - KenGen Ngong Wind Power Station
    WP 3 - Safi Farms
    WP 4 - Moi Air Base (Formerly known as RAF Eastleigh)
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  • Nairobi Ringroad
  • Kenya  Kenya
  • location_cityNairobi
  • flight_takeoffJomo Kenyatta HKJK to Jomo Kenyatta HKJK
  • directions66 nm
  • Follow the main roads around Nairobi.
  • WP 1 - HDG 270 | Pick up the Southern Bypass at the start of RWY 32 at Wilson airport | Follow the road
    WP 2 - Intersection (in the forest)
    WP 3 - Off ramps | climb to 8,500 ft
    WP 4 - Turn right | Uplands
    WP 5 - Githunguri | 7,500 ft
    WP 6 - Ruira | Turn right
    WP 7 - Turn left | Muthaia Golf Course on the right, Moi Air Base on the left
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  • Loyangalani Scenic
  • Kenya  Kenya
  • location_cityLoyangalani
  • flight_takeoffLoyangalani HKLY to Loyangalani HKLY
  • directions63 nm
  • Take a sedate flight over Lake Turkana and Mount Kulal and Biosphere Reserve, marvelling at the hundreds of wind turbines!
  • WP 1 - Turkana South Island
    WP 2 - Turkana South Island
    WP 3 - Follow the road
    WP 4 - Wind Turbines (hundreds of them!)
    WP 5 - Gatab
    WP 6 - Mount Kulal north
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  • Plateau Patrol
  • Lesotho  Lesotho
  • location_cityMaseru
  • flight_takeoffMoshoeshoe I FXMM to Moshoeshoe I FXMM
  • directions42 nm
  • Fly past Parliament on a plateau then around the tall ridges to the east of the airport.
  • WP 1 - Queen Mamohato Memorial Hospital
    WP 2 - Bridge
    Note: The Mohokare River is the border with South Africa.
    Past: Lake Maqalika and (Maseru East) airport
    WP 3 - Lesotho Parliament (on a plateau)
    Past: Formosa Textiles Company
    WP 4 - Through the gap in the range at Ha Hlalele
    WP 5 - Turn left at Mesikong plateau
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  • South of Maseru
  • Lesotho  Lesotho
  • location_cityMaseru
  • flight_takeoffMoshoeshoe I FXMM to Moshoeshoe I FXMM
  • directions58 nm
  • Explore the spectacular terrain south of Maseru.
  • WP 1 - Enter valley
    WP 2 - Enter valley
    WP 3 - Peak
    WP 4 - Village | Follow the river
    WP 5 - Motanyane | Follow the river
    WP 6 - River junction - Turn right
    WP 7 - Gates of Paradise Pass | Turn right to HDG 360
    WP 8 - Edge of the plateau
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  • A Tale of Two Bridges
  • Liberia  Liberia
  • location_cityMonrovia
  • flight_takeoffRoberts GLRB to Roberts GLRB
  • directions65 nm
  • Explore some of the many water features around the capital, Monrovia.
  • WP 1 - Karndeah Village (look for the circular road 1 mile in diameter)
    WP 2 - Bridge on St. Paul River
    WP 3 - Two bridges on the Mesurado River
    Pass by: UN Military Camp and Military Training Area
    WP 4 - Mouth of the Junk River
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  • Low Altitude Road Trip
  • Liberia  Liberia
  • location_cityMonrovia
  • flight_takeoffSpriggs Payne GLMR to Spriggs Payne GLMR
  • directions35 nm
  • Fly at 500 ft and enjoy the myriad details around Monrovia, capital of Liberia.
  • WP 1 - Omega Market
    WP 2 - N along the Monrovia-Kakata Highway
    WP 3 - University of Liberia Fendell Campus
    WP 4 - Bensonville
    WP 5 - White Plains | Follow St Paul River south
    WP 6 - St Paul Bridge
    WP 7 - Bridge (Mesurado River)
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  • Antananarivo local
  • Madagascar  Madagascar
  • location_cityAntananarivo
  • flight_takeoffIvato FMMI to Ivato FMMI
  • directions24 nm
  • Explore the wonderfully varied landscape of Madagascar's capital.
  • WP 1 - Bridge over Lake Anaranotapahana
    WP 2 - Pump Station and bridge
    WP 3 - Orange Madagascar building
    WP 4 - Lake Anosy
    WP 5 - 4 bridges
    WP 6 - Lake Mandroseza
    WP 7 - Lake Masay
    WP 8 - Orange Madagascar building
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  • Presidential Tour
  • Madagascar  Madagascar
  • location_cityAntananarivo
  • flight_takeoffIvato FMMI to Ivato FMMI
  • directions49 nm
  • Ivato airport is located between three beautiful lakes which are well worth exploring.
  • WP 1 - Lake Mandroseza
    WP 2 - Presidential Palace
    WP 3 - Lake Vontovorona and Jamaly Park stadium (under construction)
    WP 4 - Valley: Turn right at Mahitsy into the valley and follow the river for 8 nm
    WP 5 - Exit the valley, turn S to the airport
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  • Antsiranana Bay
  • Madagascar  Madagascar
  • location_cityAntsiranana
  • flight_takeoffAndrakaka Navy FMNK to Andrakaka Navy FMNK
  • directions44 nm
  • Explore the north coast of Madagascar at Antasiranana Bay.
  • WP 1 - Fly through the gap in the ridge to the mouth of the river
    WP 2 - S to the end of the ridge (300m)
    WP 3 - Andronotsara farm | Pass over Antasiranana
    WP 4 - Longo Island | Andovobazaha Bay
    WP 5 - Kabija Island | Follow the coast north
    WP 6 - Island chain
    WP 7 - Antaly Be Island
    WP 8 - Cape Vatomainty
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  • Tolagnaro, Over the Hills and Far Away
  • Madagascar  Madagascar
  • location_cityTolagnaro
  • flight_takeoffTolagnaro FMSD to Tolagnaro FMSD
  • directions37 nm
  • Seaside town on the Indian Ocean at the SE tip of Madagascar.
  • WP 1 - Lake Amparihy | Fly along the beach
    WP 2 - Lake
    WP 3 - Along the beach | Between the hills to the coast
    WP 4 - Along the coast | Between the hills to the coast
    WP 5 - Towards the tallest peak
    WP 6 - Left into the valley | Between the hills
    WP 7 - Between the hills | Turn left to the coast
    WP 8 - Turn left at the three hills
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  • Lilongwe Local
  • Malawi  Malawi
  • location_cityLilongwe
  • flight_takeoffLilongwe FWLE to Lilongwe FWLE
  • directions20 nm
  • Explore Lilongwe, capital of Malawi.
  • WP 1 - Lilongwe Golf Course
    WP 2 - Ngwenya Hill
    WP 3 - President Complex
    WP 4 - President Walmont Hotel (Presidential Villas)
    WP 5 - Capital Hill (Malawi Parliament, Bingu International Conference Centre)
    WP 6 - Bingu National Stadium
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  • Tale of Two Hills
  • Malawi  Malawi
  • location_cityLilongwe
  • flight_takeoffKamuzu FWKI to Kamuzu FWKI
  • directions59 nm
  • South of the capital Lilongwe, the plain is dominated by two magnificent hills.
  • WP 1 - Old Lilongwe Airport (ICAO FWLE, still active)
    WP 2 - Kamuzu Dam
    WP 3 - Bunda Hill 4,623 ft (1410m)
    WP 4 - Ngala Hill 5,118 ft (1560m)
    WP 5 - Ngwenya Hill (small lake in centre)
    WP 6 - Bingu International Conference Centre (adjacent to Malawi Parliament)
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  • Bamako Local
  • Mali  Mali
  • location_cityBamako
  • flight_takeoffSenou GABS to Senou GABS
  • directions42 nm
  • Explore Bamako, the capital of Mali.
  • WP 1 - Universie de Kabala Bamako
    WP 2 - Sebenikoro Hospital
    WP 3 - Bamako City Administration (on the edge of the plateau)
    WP 4 - Large storage sheds on the south bank
    WP 5 - Bridge
    WP 6 - Cite Administrative (just past the bridge)
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  • Bridging the Niger
  • Mali  Mali
  • location_cityBamako
  • flight_takeoffSenou GABS to Senou GABS
  • directions45 nm
  • Get an overview of the capital Bamako as you fly along the river to the south and skirt the edge of the plateau to the north.
  • WP 1 - China-Mali Friendship bridge (Pont de l'amitie sino-malienne)
    Follow the river:
    WP 2 - Private compound (?) at Kati
    WP 3 - Sluice pond at Ttyfenala
    Along the plateau edge:
    WP 4 - Conservatory Arts, Crafts and Multimedia
    WP 5 - Roi Fahd bridge
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  • Hope Springs Eternal
  • Mauritania  Mauritania
  • location_cityNouakchott
  • flight_takeoffNouakchott GQNN to Nouakchott GQNN
  • directions34 nm
  • Revel in the contrasts between the earth colours of Nouakchott and the cool hues of the Atlantic Ocean.
  • WP 1 - University of Nouakchott
    WP 2 - Cement Factory and wharf
    WP 3 - Nouakchott Port
    WP 4 - Hope Road - crossroads at the eastermost corner of Nouakchott
    Follow Hope Road back to:
    WP 5 - Presidential Palace
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  • Cross country to Port Louis
  • Mauritius  Mauritius
  • location_cityPort Louis
  • flight_takeoffMauritius FIMP to Mauritius FIMP
  • directions46 nm
  • Fly coast to coast over lush countryside as you visit the capital, Port Louis.
  • WP 1 - Midlands Dam (elevation 1500 ft)
    WP 2 - Cross the Moka Mountain Range (elevation 1500 ft)
    WP 3 - Le Goulet Beach / Tombeau River
    WP 4 - Fort Victoria
    Fly along Grand River North West
    WP 5 - Absa Mall
    WP 6 - Midlands Dam
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  • Mauritius South Coast
  • Mauritius  Mauritius
  • location_cityLe Morne
  • flight_takeoffMauritius FIMP to Mauritius FIMP
  • directions50 nm
  • Fly along the stunning southern coast of Mauritius to Le Morne and the Black River.
  • WP 1 - Brocus (Rock pools and lake)
    WP 2 - Follow the coast to Souillac
    WP 3 - Heritage Golf Course
    WP 4 - SW tip of Mauritius ar Le Morne
    WP 5 - Mouth of the Black River
    WP 5 - Mare aux Vacoas (Lake)
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  • Relaxing at Rabat
  • Morocco  Morocco
  • location_cityRabat
  • flight_takeoffSale GMME to Sale GMME
  • directions28 nm
  • Take a trip over the Rabat zoo, and discreetly keep an eye out for any animal escapees in the city parks.
  • WP 1 - Kasbah of the Udayahs (ancient fort and palace)
    WP 2 - Royal Nautiwue Club Sid El Abed
    WP 3 - National Zoo
    WP 4 - Hippodrome Souissi
    WP 5 - Royal Palace of Rabat
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