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DinkyBird's Angels on an Avian Mission. KNP, Nov. '07

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DinkyBird's Angels on an Avian Mission. KNP, Nov. '07

Unread post by DinkyBird » Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:33 pm

And the adventure begins......Angels on an Avian Mission!

Gwen is presently on her long journey to SA. Jay will be setting off on her journey from Cape Town to Kruger tomorrow. By Thursday evening all the A Team Angels will have gathered together in Kruger National Park. On Friday morning, at daybreak, we will set off on our walk to find a Pels!

This is where we will be reporting back to you all via our Backup Team!
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Unread post by Hawk » Tue Nov 13, 2007 7:24 pm

Good luck Angels and have a great time, and travel safely.
I'm gonna miss my Angel, but I will be strong.

It's in the interest of ..... CYBERTRACKER !!

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Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Wed Nov 14, 2007 10:16 am

gwendolen arrived safe and sound yesterday, albeit very tired. I did the delivery man bit in getting her from ORT airport to meandering mouse's abode where she stayed over last night - I hope she got a bit of recuperation done before the next leg (probably in travelling mode again right now... flying to Nelspruit, I think)

The first bird gwendolen sighted yesterday after landing was a house sparrow... gwendolen says they are threatened in the Netherlands!

Best of trips to you, ANGELS! May your trip be strewn with successes, AND have LOADS of FUN!

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Unread post by DuQues » Wed Nov 14, 2007 2:01 pm

From DB, so read this Hawk! :wink:

Landed safely and on our way to Hazyview.


Odd that she says Landed safely. The plane is supposed to do that! :shock:
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Unread post by Hawk » Wed Nov 14, 2007 9:40 pm

Just had a call from DB, the park is brilliantly green and very hot and they are relaxing at Jay's place just outside Kruger Gate.

Seems the Mission is all set for success.

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Unread post by Zippy Zebra » Thu Nov 15, 2007 11:48 am

The wheels are rolling the mission is taking off..

The angels checked in via DB

The dukers must be rooting for the pel's on this one :twisted:
however the angels have wings and no need of red bulls yet...

It's blistering hot and the angels are enjoying a cool one at Satara before moving on to Letaba - testing out all the parameters and laws of the park :lol:

Hold on to your seats for this unfolding saga and the first report of angel success.... the other success report will follow after the cricket
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Unread post by Hawk » Thu Nov 15, 2007 12:08 pm

Just had a call from our 3 Angels. They've just left Tshokwane with all systems on track and they're having a great time, apart from their egos taking a huge knock:
Three very senior citizens made a pass at them.

Nevermind Angels you've still got us.

(Bert/DueQues, hope I'm not out of line here, if so hit the big D key)

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Unread post by bert » Thu Nov 15, 2007 12:27 pm

Txs Hawk

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Unread post by DuQues » Thu Nov 15, 2007 12:32 pm

D

Nothing happens????? :?

Three senior ... I hope someone filmed that!!! :lol: :lol:
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Unread post by bert » Thu Nov 15, 2007 8:53 pm

A very tame trip
No lions

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Unread post by Hawk » Thu Nov 15, 2007 11:07 pm

Just had a call from DB. The Pels Angels are tucked up in bed in Letaba, with alarms set for 4.00am, to meet Frank at Olifants at 5.45am

They had a great bush braai in wonderful weather and are all set for the mission.

Good Luck Angels and looking forward to great pics and reports of exciting events.

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Unread post by Freda » Fri Nov 16, 2007 5:42 am

DB just SMS'd
The angels are all ready for the big day :D
They have just seen a cheetah with a kill right next to the road , Admin saw a leopard with a kill at the same spot :shock:

Go, angels, go!

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Unread post by Freda » Fri Nov 16, 2007 6:06 am

Question just came in from DB!!!

"How much will the forum pay for Admin to do the leeuloop on the walk?"

:lol: :shock: :lol:

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Unread post by Hawk » Fri Nov 16, 2007 6:55 am

I'll put R100 on the table to see that.

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Unread post by Hawk » Fri Nov 16, 2007 8:31 am

Well it's 2 hrs 30 min into the mission. I hope the cam shutters are shuttering away capturing magnificent pics and lots of scientific data is being recorded.

Looking forward to the first report.


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