In which I revise various different things in the circuit and land unusually well (if I do say so myself)
In which I head off solo to the training area again, work on stalls, steep turns and forced landings and manage to not get lost
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’
In which I preflight in the rain, do a glide approach, have some engine problems and make some PIC decisions.
In which I do a glide approach, fly some more solo circuits and discover that I talk to the plane.
In which I add a third cushion to the pile, my Instructor compares himself to the Fonz, my landings improve and I accidentally manage to convince my Instructor that I don’t know my left and right.
In which I learn about Jabiru’s keep fit program, discover I’m not allowed to attack people with my prop and mess up some landings.