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28th May 2019, 14:27
Replies: 2
Views: 1,436
Posted By alland2012

DC3 “D-Day Doll” N45366 flew over my home in...

DC3 “D-Day Doll” N45366 flew over my home in Lancashire Sunday afternoon en route to Duxford from Prestwick at 7,000ft but sadly the low ceiling made it impossible to see.
20th May 2019, 15:10
Replies: 567
Views: 460,239
Posted By alland2012

I flew back to Manchester from Orlando with TC...

I flew back to Manchester from Orlando with TC last week, I fly the atlantic route 4 or 5 times per year, usually Virgin Atlantic, but gave my business to TC for this last trip due to the ridiculous...
18th Apr 2019, 14:44
Replies: 52
Views: 15,948
Posted By alland2012

Just a quick update on the above situation...

Just a quick update on the above situation regarding FAA/CAA Validation.
With the 8th April looming I contacted the CAA and asked them will my current FAA validation simply get re-newed or will I...
16th Apr 2019, 12:25
Replies: 6
Views: 845
Posted By alland2012

Frank I can't comment on iFly as I haven't used...

Frank I can't comment on iFly as I haven't used it, but Foreflight has been my choice of EFB for my US flying for years, I don't have anything negative to say about it.
In the UK I use Sky Demon,...
15th Apr 2019, 11:00
Replies: 16
Views: 1,858
Posted By alland2012

Smile Non aviation people say to me ..."You still fly...

Non aviation people say to me ..."You still fly airplanes at 70 yrs old ?...You're crazy !...then I add on that not only do I fly at 70, the airplane I enjoy flying most is 74 yrs old ...that really...
3rd Apr 2019, 14:07
Replies: 8
Views: 1,495
Posted By alland2012

Having done most of my flying in the USA...

Having done most of my flying in the USA (Florida) I found I could be an "airport bum" for most of the day on any given day chatting and passing the time of day with many pilots if I had had the...
22nd Jan 2019, 11:16
Replies: 52
Views: 15,948
Posted By alland2012

Ebbie I have just spent the last 6 months jumping...

Ebbie I have just spent the last 6 months jumping through the hoops in order to validate my FAA PPL to fly in the UK.

1. I had to take the UK Air law exam - a week of study saw me through that...
9th Jan 2019, 15:53
Replies: 44
Views: 10,146
Posted By alland2012

I actually got through on the phone to the CAA...

I actually got through on the phone to the CAA licencing technical dept. today, it wasn't a very productive call. The lady I spoke to said "If your FAA declaration letter says it expires on the 8th...
9th Jan 2019, 11:20
Replies: 44
Views: 10,146
Posted By alland2012

Many thanks BackPacker, I appreciate your...

Many thanks BackPacker, I appreciate your feedback sir :ok:
8th Jan 2019, 19:08
Replies: 44
Views: 10,146
Posted By alland2012

Update on my personal experience of validating my...

Update on my personal experience of validating my FAA certificate to exercise my PPL privileges in the U.K.

So I applied with the SRG2140 declaration form at the beginning of October 2018. Today I...
2nd Jan 2019, 13:51
Replies: 0
Views: 411
Posted By alland2012

Wanted - FAA CFI North West England

I need to do my flight review and don't have time to go back to the US right now, therefore I'm looking for a FAA CFI in the north of England.
I'm based EGNH (Blackpool) preferably with access to a...
14th Nov 2018, 11:28
Replies: 51
Views: 8,253
Posted By alland2012

A question out of curiosity more than anything...

A question out of curiosity more than anything else.
Not so much of what aircraft to purchase, but how to purchase.
I’m familiar with the protocol in the USA where it’s almost unheard of to part...
29th Oct 2018, 12:20
Replies: 22
Views: 2,511
Posted By alland2012

Ebbie I plan on coming to Barbados next May/June...

Ebbie I plan on coming to Barbados next May/June for the Sol Barbados Car Rally, I would be interested in doing some local flying while there, I have a FAA ticket and more than enough hours to meet...
17th Oct 2018, 11:53
Replies: 24
Views: 2,325
Posted By alland2012

Interesting to read how many guys have the...

Interesting to read how many guys have the mindset that at 30 or 40 yrs old it's too late to start flying.

Nobody told me it was too old when I started at 62 !...:eek:

I'm 70 now and have flown...
16th Oct 2018, 15:20
Replies: 24
Views: 2,642
Posted By alland2012

I agree... I fly a great deal in the US at many...

I agree... I fly a great deal in the US at many medium size busy municipal non towered fields, and I feel much safer with their 45 deg downwind entry than with some of the overhead join work I've...
16th Oct 2018, 08:47
Replies: 26
Views: 4,083
Posted By alland2012

Okay having signed up for Sky Demon next step was...

Okay having signed up for Sky Demon next step was to purchase the Pilotaware Rosetta kit, but now I see this needs a constant power feed pack.

I'm used to working with Foreflight in the US and...
4th Oct 2018, 13:18
Replies: 26
Views: 4,083
Posted By alland2012

Thumbs up Thank you, I'll look Pilotaware up.

Thank you, I'll look Pilotaware up.
4th Oct 2018, 12:43
Replies: 26
Views: 4,083
Posted By alland2012

Can anyone give me a recommendation for a good...

Can anyone give me a recommendation for a good external GPS product to use with my wifi only iPad running sky demon ?

Thanks in advance
26th Sep 2018, 11:53
Replies: 26
Views: 3,257
Posted By alland2012

Yes I understand now rudestuff, thank you. When...

Yes I understand now rudestuff, thank you.
When I came back to the UK I did try to get answers from the CAA via phone and was told to email their licencing dept.for the answer to my question,6...
25th Sep 2018, 11:23
Replies: 26
Views: 3,257
Posted By alland2012

Not according to this information. ...

Not according to this information.
https://www.easa.europa.eu/easa-and-you/general-aviation/licensing-general-aviation

Check out the paragraph on non European Licence Holders.

I'm just going...
21st Sep 2018, 14:24
Replies: 26
Views: 3,257
Posted By alland2012

Close but not a question of simply handing over...

Close but not a question of simply handing over £45 to the CAA and taking off into the wild blue yonder.
There is a couple of exams to pass (albeit easy ones after doing a bit of revision) 1.Air law...
18th Jul 2018, 11:38
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By alland2012

Here is one option in South Florida ...

Here is one option in South Florida
https://www.airplanes4rent.com/aircraft-for-rent/

Or you could checkout
https:///www.openairplane.com

They have a few Florida locations available
18th Jul 2018, 11:26
Replies: 44
Views: 10,146
Posted By alland2012

Sorry I worded it incorrectly. The flying part is...

Sorry I worded it incorrectly. The flying part is to satisfy the standard checkout requirement of the operator in order to rent from them. not a legal requirement for the conversion.
17th Jul 2018, 13:37
Replies: 44
Views: 10,146
Posted By alland2012

Ebbie I think a few of us FAA ticket holders have...

Ebbie I think a few of us FAA ticket holders have met the same response at least once. The first flight school I approuched insisted my FAA cert meant "Jack Sh*t" in the UK and I would have to go...
17th Jul 2018, 12:01
Replies: 44
Views: 10,146
Posted By alland2012

In my case that's all I'm doing, just busy...

In my case that's all I'm doing, just busy jumping through the hoops with air law exam and go up with an examiner to check my flying ability. Then it's waiting for the CAA & FAA to verify and rubber...
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