PPRuNe Forums - Search Results

Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: ct8282
Showing results 1 to 25 of 95
Search took 0.02 seconds.
1st Sep 2012, 13:45
Replies: 28
Views: 9,365
Posted By ct8282

Fair play to you. I can understand what you went...

Fair play to you. I can understand what you went through as there were certainly times where I felt I was on sheer learning overload. Returning to the US again was simply not a cost or time option...
19th Aug 2012, 17:21
Replies: 1,122
Views: 551,169
Posted By ct8282

PPL looking to right seat

Hey peeps. I'm looking to jump in for a quick flight from Shoreham or other south coast airfields.

I'm a PPL but haven't been able to get airborne this year so looking to right seat just to get...
18th Aug 2012, 17:52
Replies: 28
Views: 9,365
Posted By ct8282

Hi mate. When I got back to the UK I dropped all...

Hi mate. When I got back to the UK I dropped all my completed paper work in to the CAA at Gatwick (thankfully I live 15 mins from there) and my license was probably ready to go within 2 or 3 weeks I...
2nd Jun 2012, 21:12
Replies: 10
Views: 1,493
Posted By ct8282

They will refund you the fee ($30 when I went)...

They will refund you the fee ($30 when I went) for each exam that you have already passed.

I did 3 exams at Shoreham and 3 in Cambridge before going. Just be sure to get your form signed by the...
2nd Jun 2012, 13:31
Replies: 10
Views: 1,493
Posted By ct8282

Absolutely what he said. I did my PPL there...

Absolutely what he said.

I did my PPL there last year and got all exams done before I went out. The flying alone was flipping hard work and I know that having to do the exams too would have...
Replies: 59
Views: 17,125
Posted By ct8282

I'm a PPL, did my training at EFT. Loved it and...

I'm a PPL, did my training at EFT. Loved it and thought the academy was awesome, no complaints at all. When I got back to the UK and joined Flying Time at Shoreham I took 3 lessons with 3 different...
12th May 2012, 09:46
Replies: 26
Views: 4,086
Posted By ct8282

Maybe. Fort Pierce being a bloody big airfield...

Maybe. Fort Pierce being a bloody big airfield has lots of jets coming in and out and it's just an expectation that you learn to operate in the company of the jets.

A lot of people don't think...
11th May 2012, 21:22
Replies: 26
Views: 4,086
Posted By ct8282

Well done buddy. My first solo was in...

Well done buddy.

My first solo was in Florida at Fort Pierce International. I was climbing out expecting a left circuit (we only do left circuits in the UK, usually) when at about 300ft the...
2nd Nov 2011, 21:40
Replies: 7
Views: 2,862
Posted By ct8282

I did my full PPL in America in 18 days. It...

I did my full PPL in America in 18 days.

It is tremendously hard work and requires lots of planning and preparation, but it was an incredible experience.

Look through my older threads as I have...
28th Jul 2011, 11:02
Replies: 8
Views: 3,680
Posted By ct8282

Keep up matey. Th OP hasn't got an instructor as...

Keep up matey. Th OP hasn't got an instructor as they have not yet started their practical training. :ok:
26th Jul 2011, 08:44
Replies: 8
Views: 1,586
Posted By ct8282

Ha, I share your views but sadly until you have...

Ha, I share your views but sadly until you have that piece of grossly overpriced and poorly printed paper you can't fly on your tod.

Many congratulations though and welcome to the club. I...
25th Jul 2011, 09:48
Replies: 5
Views: 1,153
Posted By ct8282

Plenty of PA28's for hire at Shoreham....

Plenty of PA28's for hire at Shoreham....
22nd Jul 2011, 16:41
Replies: 24
Views: 1,989
Posted By ct8282

Also, if you have an iPhone download the...

Also, if you have an iPhone download the 'AeroWeather' app. It's awesome and you can select any airfield you like and read the latest METARs and TAFs for that airfield.

There's also a 'decoded'...
21st Jul 2011, 16:38
Replies: 24
Views: 1,989
Posted By ct8282

No problem at all. My personal opinion...

No problem at all.

My personal opinion based on the extra info above, I would wait until next year when you have your cash and then do as much block training as you can. In the meantime work...
21st Jul 2011, 15:47
Replies: 24
Views: 1,989
Posted By ct8282

Good advice about the not paying up front. ...

Good advice about the not paying up front. However, on the weather front, just about to have my 4th flight in a row cancelled due to the weather this evening, and I'm in Sussex.

Perhaps I need...
21st Jul 2011, 14:55
Replies: 24
Views: 1,989
Posted By ct8282

Hi there. Firstly welcome to the forum and...

Hi there.

Firstly welcome to the forum and well done for deciding to fulfil your ambition of gaining a PPL. I can tell you now it's a very rewarding experience indeed, but one that comes with...
20th Jul 2011, 15:31
Replies: 47
Views: 4,024
Posted By ct8282

Awesome!!!

Awesome!!!
16th Jul 2011, 17:58
Replies: 47
Views: 4,024
Posted By ct8282

One of the things I hate most about flying is...

One of the things I hate most about flying is constantly being stopped by the weather!! Another flight cancelled today!! :{

Fingers crossed for tomorrow.
15th Jul 2011, 10:09
Replies: 47
Views: 4,024
Posted By ct8282

Great response and totally agree with your...

Great response and totally agree with your comments about feeling remote from the worries and stresses of life. Whenever people ask me about flying this is always something I talk about. As much as...
14th Jul 2011, 18:01
Replies: 47
Views: 4,024
Posted By ct8282

What do you love about flying....?

Come on peeps. Lets discuss what we love, and also what we hate (if anything) about flying.

There's the obvious responses such as freedom, sense of achievement, the views etc etc but it would...
11th Jul 2011, 22:21
Replies: 76
Views: 8,317
Posted By ct8282

Think you may have missed the irony in what I was...

Think you may have missed the irony in what I was saying.

Nevermind.

P.S which airfields are you referring to?
11th Jul 2011, 16:43
Replies: 14
Views: 1,572
Posted By ct8282

Maybe a bit tedious but here's my thread about my...

Maybe a bit tedious but here's my thread about my theory experience.

I used Jeremy Pratt's books and thought they were excellent....
...
11th Jul 2011, 16:37
Replies: 76
Views: 8,317
Posted By ct8282

Well, some fascinating opinions on this thread....

Well, some fascinating opinions on this thread. Wasn't quite expecting this kind of reaction but it's certainly been interesting reading through the different ideas on the ideal landing approach.
...
10th Jul 2011, 12:56
Replies: 76
Views: 8,317
Posted By ct8282

Ok ok. My landings suck and I'm a shite pilot :{...

Ok ok. My landings suck and I'm a shite pilot :{

As I stated, acceptable landing. Not my best, and probably not my worst either. I'm certain that even seasoned pro's like yourself goldeneagle...
10th Jul 2011, 12:12
Replies: 76
Views: 8,317
Posted By ct8282

So I might as well chuck a few comments back at...

So I might as well chuck a few comments back at you all in regards to the approach.

Firstly the video was shot on an iPhone and I don't believe the angle of view in that video is necessarily...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 95
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.