[ AUGUST 15 ] Fly. Breakfast. Fly. Lunch. Ed & Rob solo in the Husky! Hippos, Elephants along the River.
[ AUGUST 16 ] Fly. Breakfast. Ed flies Earl in a C-182 to MFUWE. See poached elephant en-route. Ed reports and sends ground scouts to that position. Depart to LUSAKA on ProAir Embraer Aircraft.
[ AUGUST 17 ] From Lusaka, Zambia flew to Kilimanjaro through Nairobi on KenyaAir, to Coffee House Plantation in Kilimanjaro 1 night.
[ AUGUST 18 ] Picked up by the game warden Captain Shayo in the 182 flew to Seranara Serengeti National Park Tanzania. 14 days trained 3 pilots, all three were game wardens using the Husky for anti-poaching services and animal surveys.
[ AUGUST 19 ] Breakfast on the veranda at the Frankfurt Zoological Society Headquarters. Lions roaring! Flew with Shayo elephants, zebra, crocs, hippos, herd of 600+ buffalo.
[ AUGUST 20 ] Breakfast. Baboons, zebra, warthog, giraffe, birds and gazelle right at the headquarters. Flight with game warden student David. Pre-flight. Taxi. Runup. Takeoff. Slow flight. Stalls. Steep turns. Landings. Lunch. Flight. Dinner.
[ AUGUST 21 ] Take offs. Landings. Lunch. Landings. Another pilot/game warden arrives for training, Hussien. Dinner. Big hippo walks through headquarters during the evening. WOW.
[ AUGUST 22 ] Early flights. High work. Lions feeding a buffalo kill. Herds of buffalo are migrating as far as the eye can see.
[ AUGUST 23 ] Day off. Took the Land Rover on a personal tour around the Serengeti.
[ AUGUST 24 ] Landings with both pilots.