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G.A.S.E. & The 3 Capes Challenge

Posted by Eddie Gold on Friday, July 6, 2012, In : Flights in Progress 
We at G.A.S.E. are very honoured to be working with the 3 Capes Challenge as part of their team during their Egypt and Sudanese legs. We have been liaising with them for a while and are looking forward to the start of the final leg of their... venture...UK to Cape Town in a Robinson R44 helicopter. Before that, GASE co-founder Eddie Gold will be meeting up with them at Wellesbourne airfield in the UK to wish them luck and hopefully get some good photos for this page and the website. Read more...

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Our Next Client a Test for our New Fuel System

Posted by Eddie Gold on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, In : Flights in Progress 
We have been busy this last month working with a flight arriving from Europe which will be heading to Sudan and further south next week. The aircraft, a Piper PA-32-301XTC, registered OY-PHT, is carrying three crew and will be arriving at Arish Airport (HEAR) on the 21st may and then flying to Luxor (HELX) the same day where they will overnight before departing for Sudan on the 22nd.
Our part in their journey has been up to now straight forward, sorting out handling, route planning and obtaini...

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A Number of Firsts for G.A.S.E.

Posted by Eddie Gold on Monday, March 12, 2012, In : Flights in Progress 
The 8th of March 2012 saw Eddie, Ahmed and Paul from G.A.S.E. waiting at Terminal 4, Cairo International Airprot, for their first jet arrival. Not only would it be our first handling of a jet aircarft but the first time we have used Terminal 4 and in fact the first time we have had a true arrival at Cairo International.
The aircraft was an Embraer 135 belonging to Australian Executive charter company, JetGo, and was being ferried from the USA to Australia by company owner Jason Ryder.
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A Job Well Done!

Posted by Eddie Gold on Monday, March 5, 2012, In : Flights in Progress 

We can now announce that HB-DIO, the Mooney M20R Ovation that we have been working with since early December has arrived safely at Abu Dhabi where the two pilots will be staying and exhibiting at the General Aviation Exhibition 2012.

We had a call this evening from one of the pilots, Roland, who was very complimentary of the service we afforded them which included route planning from Crete to Abu Dhabi, arranging handling and accommodation in Egypt as well as all permits and overfly permissi...


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Latest Clients Arrive at Luxor.

Posted by Eddie Gold on Sunday, March 4, 2012, In : Flights in Progress 


We have been working with a group of pilots from Europe since early in December last year, organizing their flight with two Mooney M20’s from France to the General Aviation Exhibition at Abu Dhabi. They contacted us following our success with CarolAnn Garratt and we promised to do our best to make their journey as trouble free and affordable as we could.
As is the way with these things, one of the aircraft had to drop out which left just one and we are happy to announce that HB-DIO, Mooney...


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ABOUT G.A.S.E.


G.A.S.E. General Aviation Support Egypt is a group dedicated to the forwardment of General Aviation in Egypt and the region. We also aim to have all kinds of aviation hobbies accepted in Egypt and to foster an interest in aviation as a whole. We also provide a full service to visiting GA pilots from around the world, details on the other pages in this website. Based in Cairo, we use October airport for our own ground handling services and can supply accommodation and hospitality to all visiting pilots.