Chicken Run

Task type: Cross-country

Difficulty: Advanced

Launch site: Dill's Hill

Site rating for launch: PG2 / HG Intermediate

Task distance: 29.5 km

Description: Launch at Dill’s Hill and fly south to within a 2000 m radius cylinder centred on Hopper’s Happy Hens.

Skills required: The ability to use knowledge of convergence and seabreeze dynamics to travel long distances cross-country.

Tips & Tricks:

  • Be careful not to overfly goal as it's close to the boundary for Whenuapai airspace.

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