Since my last post I have been busy studying ~800 pages of course notes for Human Performance, Aircraft General Knowledge, Instrumentation and Principles of Flight. I have passed all 13 Progress Tests for Module 1, booked a three day classroom brush up course (if on an CPL(A) course, CAPT like you to do all required […]
An ambition of mine since learning to fly a couple of decades ago is to qualify as a Flight Instructor to put something back into the hobby which has given me so much pleasure and one which I dearly love so much. The idea of teaching someone the art of flying and seeing them flourish […]
A first land-away in almost seven years, cannot wait! Weather is great and I have a club PA28 booked for the afternoon. I little navigation exercise up to Dundee via St Andrews sounds like a good plan.
After being weathered off last week I met the examiner for an SEP(L) Renewal Proficiency Check today. Early wake up call as the weather looked as if it may co-operate during the morning and closing in with front coming through early afternoon. Was half awake as was pretty nervous yet excited and with the prospect […]
After celebrating my 41st Birthday yesterday I was very much looking forward to today as after nearly seven years of not touching the controls, I had booked in my first flying lesson to renew my SEP(L) rating and convert to an EASA PPL(A). I have decided to join Fife Flying Club which is based at […]
I am really happy as today I once again have a valid Medical Certificate and can book some slots at the flying club to renew my SEP(L) rating. Having learnt towards the end of last Century, I hold a lifetime valid UK-issued Private Pilots Licence and for a number of years I enjoyed flying around […]