Mystic carpet

From recycled oddments to a world class launch…

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1easter2003sm Easter 2003

2jan2008sm Jan 2008 The big clean-up. A heavy job!

3feb2008sm Feb 2008 A work in progress, pouring the cement surround to anchor the carpet. Also profiling and compacting the base.

4march2008sm March 2008 Stage 1 complete

5march2009sm March 2009 The lower extension added resulting in a much better profile.

6april2010smApril 2010 The finished launch.

7_2011sm 2011 – a busy day on launch.

8_2012sm 2012 – The view of launch preferred by pilots  🙂  Also showing the extra pine trees cut down to clear the launch airspace.