RA-Aus Certificate Flight Test

August 9, 2010

In which I hang around at the airport for the afternoon, act as ballast in a TravelAir without a headset and do my RA-Aus Certificate flight test.

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Pre-licence check: part II

July 11, 2010

In which I learn how to start the Jab in cold weather, manage to do half my pre-licence check and fight with the throttle.

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Stalls, Steep Turns & Forced Landings

May 9, 2010

In which I start flying dual again, refuel without messing anything up and do some more work on stalls, steep turns and forced landings.

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Flying in a Pitts, Solo time & Aeros

May 8, 2010

In which I fly in a Pitts, do some more solo time in the Jab, find that I apparantly can’t land for love nor money and experience aerobatics for the first time

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First Area Solo

May 1, 2010

In which I’m let loose in the training area by myself for the first time, practice various things with varying results and play a game of ‘find the airfield’

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Stalls, Steep Turns & Forced Landings

April 17, 2010

In which I prove that I can do stalls, steep turns and forced landings without getting myself into trouble and that I can find my way back to the airfield from the training area without getting lost. Oh, and some women in swimsuits have their photo taken next to one of the Pipers (much to the delight of the instructors)

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Stalls & Steep Turns

February 10, 2010

In which I do more stalls, revise steep turns and find out what 2Gs feels like when I’m in control.

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