1997 PTAR - Trophies

1997 President's Trophy Air Race

Tempe - Bloemfontein 13 to 15 June 1997

Trophies

Trophy Name Awarded to Race A/c Reg Pilot/Navigator
Aircraft
President's Trophy The Competitor gaining most time on Handicap 31 7001 David Knoesen/Rodney King
North Am Harvard
Air Charter Trophy The Second Pilot Home 29 ZS-LPY David Forster/Wyndham Ferreira
Cessna U206C
Vincent Maclean Trophy The Third Pilot Home 81 ZS-HEO Sias Delport/P J Pretorius
Beech E55
Natal Mercury Trophy The First Kwa Zulu Natal Pilot Home 8 ZS-JMW Johan Bence/Peter Franks
Cessna 177RGII
Hoofstad Pers Trophy The First Transvaal Pilot Home 68 ZS-ISW Jeff Shaw/CC Berriman
Piper PA28-R200
Stellalander Trophy The First Cape Pilot Home 81 ZS-HEO Sias Delport/P J Pretorius
Beech E55
Phoenix Volkswagen Trophy The First Free State Pilot Home 29 ZS-LPY David Forster/Wyndham Ferreira
Cessna U206C
Northern Review Trophy The First Northern Transvaal Pilot Home 31 7001 David Knoesen/Rodney King
North Am Harvard
Gatsby Trophy Best Handicap Performance on First Day 29 ZS-LPY David Forster/Wyndham Ferreira
Cessna U206C
Wakefield Trophy The First Woman Pilot Home 24 ZS-FDZ Christa Greyvenstein/Johan
Piper PA28-235
Kassie Kasselman Trophy The First Father and Son Combination Home 23 ZS-FLR Grant Emery/Ed Emery
Beech V35A
John Sayers Trophy The Crew of The First Turbocharged Aircraft Home 74 ZS-NSX Willem vd Westhuizen/Hendriena vd Westhuizen
Piper PA32RT-300
Bloemfontein Flying Club Trophy The First Team with less than 1000 Hours 29 ZS-LPY David Forster/Wyndham Ferreira
Cessna U206C
Dolf Kruger Trophy The First Homebuilt Aircraft Home 38 ZU-APZ Dieter Bock/Renier Moolman
Lancair 320
C A A Trophy For Professionalism 31 7001 David Knoesen/Rodney King
North Am Harvard
Beechcraft Trophy The Pilot of the First Beechcraft Home 81 ZS-HEO Sias Delport/P J Pretoruis
Beech E55
Comair Trophy The Pilot of the First Cessna Home 29 ZS-LPY David Forster/Wyndham Ferreira
Cessna U206C
Placo Trophy The Pilot of the First Piper Home 68 ZS-ISW Jeff Shaw/CC Berriman
Piper PA28-R200
Southern Africa Mooney Trophy The Pilot of the First Mooney Home 63 ZS-LGU Houkie Mostert/Niel Laubscher
Mooney M20J-201
Vickers Trophy The Competitor Giving The Most Meritorious Performance 44 ZS-IHO Philip Gidish/Neal Froneman
Beech B55
Stayers Trophy The Crew Finishing under Exceptional Circumstances 25 ZS-BSW Ivan Marx/Martin Marx
Ryan Navion
Natal Advertiser Trophy The Competitor covering the course in the Fastest Time 70 ZS-LIT Chris Briers/Otto Dreyer
Beech E55
Badian Bosch Memorial Trophy The First Port Elizabeth Pilot Home 10 ZS-LYO Stuart Connacher/Rob Connacher
Beech F33A
Durban Wings Club Trophy The Pilot of the First Durban Wings Club Pilot Home 8 ZS-JMW Johan Bence/Peter Franks
Cessna C177RGII
Chris Swart Krugersdorp Trophy The First Krugersdorp Pilot Home 38 ZU-APZ Dieter Bock/Renier Moolman
Lancair 320
J L P C Trophy The First Johannesburg Light Plane Club Pilot Home 46 ZS-NXE Dana Bensch/Justin Pieterse
Piper PA28RT201T
Lanseria Trophy The Pilot of the First Lanseria Based Pilot Home 1 ZS-JYA Andrew Torr/Mark Holliday
Beech E55
Carletonville Trophy The Pilot of the First Baron Home 81 ZS-HEO Sias Delport/P J Pretorius
Beech E55
Preller/Germishuys Trophy Handicapping Committee Award 91 ZS-RFT Frans Kruger/Mervin Malan
Robinson R44
"Skilpad" Trophy The Last Krugersdorp Pilot Home 5 ZS-TAR Walter Martin/Gert Rautenbach
Cessna C310Q
Professional Aviation Trophy The First Helicopter Home 94 39 J B Burger/Johnny Greyling
Aerospat Allouette3
Westline Aviation Trophy The Winner of the Small Aircraft Category 57 ZU-AXW James Bailey/Andries Botha
Kitfox Series V
Robert Holliday Trophy The Most Helpful Organiser 1 ZS-JYA Andrew Torr/Mark Holliday
Beech E55