RAF’s Top Guns Call Wind Farms a ‘Disaster in the Making’ for Flyers

**** There are at least 2 critical dangers for flyers created by these things: 1) air turbulence – generated by a sea of 50-60m blades with their outer tips travelling at around 350-400km/h – interfering with the ability of the pilot to control their kite (see our post here); and 2) slamming into them – […]

Alby Schultz spells out the dangers caused to flyers by IWTs

STT champion, Alby Schultz is “on fire” in his last days in Parliament. Read on as he takes an almighty swipe at the unnecessary dangers giant industrial wind turbines present to pilots. Alby tells the story of experienced rural aviator, Ted Macintosh who was caught in the “turbine wash” of turbulent air created by turbines […]