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Posted By gordonquinn

You know I've always preferred the Test/Study...

You know I've always preferred the Test/Study approach and it's worked well for me at University, PPL exams etc but it felt a little wrong for some reason, maybe not so after all!
25th Oct 2019, 13:21
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Posted By gordonquinn

Does the GoPro 6 have a USB input like the GoPro...

Does the GoPro 6 have a USB input like the GoPro 4?

I use a GoPro branded 3.5mm to USB cable to duplicate a passenger headset feed into my GoPro to record audio.
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Posted By gordonquinn

Just a thought but perhaps the current political...

Just a thought but perhaps the current political situation and uncertainty is influencing their decision
29th Aug 2019, 09:38
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Posted By gordonquinn

Just saw the news story yesterday, such a strange...

Just saw the news story yesterday, such a strange and sad mix of feelings.
I met Emily at an event a few months ago called "Get into Aeros" that she was a key part of, she was a very passionate...
21st Aug 2019, 11:19
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Posted By gordonquinn

Rejection for me, 3rd time trying - shame we...

Rejection for me, 3rd time trying - shame we can't even see the test results, not sure how close I have ever been, bit deflating to not know.
31st Jul 2019, 09:18
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Posted By gordonquinn

I can see your point but over time I bet they get...

I can see your point but over time I bet they get to navigating it super quick.
17th Jul 2019, 09:29
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Posted By gordonquinn

Finished the tests last night in a onner over...

Finished the tests last night in a onner over about 3 hours with a short break. Found them to be much better than previous years, especially the tunnel one.
The video was uncomfortable lol but I...
18th Jun 2019, 16:31
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Posted By gordonquinn

Applied this year, first time. Not hopeful...

Applied this year, first time.

Not hopeful as don't speak any other languages but always worth a try.

Good luck
13th Feb 2019, 23:20
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Posted By gordonquinn

There is a defined lapl to ppl route which covers...

There is a defined lapl to ppl route which covers the differences in the syllabus. I undertook that this year, 15 hours min, 10 of which must be at an ATO, 6 dual and 4 solo I think. I had to do a...
14th Nov 2018, 21:14
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Posted By gordonquinn

Nice idea. 1. NPPL (SSEA), PPL(A) and just...

Nice idea.

1. NPPL (SSEA), PPL(A) and just started Night Rating
2. Approx 90 - about 30 on Ikarus C42 and 60ish on PA28
3. 2011 on a Cessna 172
4. Just for fun!
20th Sep 2018, 08:22
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Posted By gordonquinn

That's probably BBVA you are thinking of,...

That's probably BBVA you are thinking of, although it still needed security. There are plenty secured loan options out there although don't know if they would be keen on lending for pilot training, I...
15th Aug 2018, 10:39
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Posted By gordonquinn

That's the one! Sorry for the confusion

That's the one! Sorry for the confusion
10th Aug 2018, 21:35
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Posted By gordonquinn

I used an app called PPL Tutor which was really...

I used an app called PPL Tutor which was really helpful - includes study material and practise tests for all subjects, 14.99 if I remember right!

Good luck!
23rd Jul 2018, 19:26
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Posted By gordonquinn

There isn't?! DOH! I had done 3 of them...

There isn't?! DOH!

I had done 3 of them previously (Principles of Flight, Radiotelephony and Aircraft General Knowledge) but was told by the CAA I had to do all 9 again to get a PPL - my skills...
22nd Jul 2018, 19:41
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Posted By gordonquinn

I was in a similar position to yourself, training...

I was in a similar position to yourself, training on the C42 as well - luckily I was able to get my NPPL (SSEA) in time.
Currently I have a LAPL(A) but am going through the PPL(A) conversion which...
8th Jul 2018, 14:18
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Posted By gordonquinn

That sounds exactly what I'm looking for, I've...

That sounds exactly what I'm looking for, I've seen some 912s on AFORS for about 20k-25k which I would up my budget to get with those speeds and capabilities.
Any tips on looking for a good one?
4th Jul 2018, 16:03
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Posted By gordonquinn

Out of interest, any you would recommend looking...

Out of interest, any you would recommend looking at? say for a budget of 15k-20k. I had seen a few with Jabiru 2200s e.g. Jabiru 430, 450 or a few Pulsar, not sure if they can be registered as LAA...
4th Jul 2018, 15:29
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Posted By gordonquinn

Poor choice of words from me, what I meant to say...

Poor choice of words from me, what I meant to say was there isn't always going to be a designated area for power checks, and in which case good airmanship should be applied but if an area for...
4th Jul 2018, 12:34
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Posted By gordonquinn

I fly out of a big airport so it's never much of...

I fly out of a big airport so it's never much of a worry for me but I'll generally taxi to the hold and park to the side, into the wind. Having said that, I was recently at a small grass airstrip,...
2nd Jul 2018, 12:31
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Posted By gordonquinn

Wink Congratulations Mr M :ok:

Congratulations Mr M :ok:
2nd Jul 2018, 10:09
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Posted By gordonquinn

Keen to hear if anyone gets a call today - or the...

Keen to hear if anyone gets a call today - or the dreaded email ... :eek:
26th Apr 2018, 14:09
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Posted By gordonquinn

Brilliant, thanks for sharing - agreed with the...

Brilliant, thanks for sharing - agreed with the above that competition will be strong!
16th Mar 2018, 13:23
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Posted By gordonquinn

Thanks everyone, this is great stuff - exactly...

Thanks everyone, this is great stuff - exactly what I was looking for.

To confirm on AD 2.20-2.22 EGTF, is this (http://www.fairoaksairport.com/pdfdownloads/UKAIP%20EG%20AD2EGTF-CHART.pdf) the...
14th Mar 2018, 12:05
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Posted By gordonquinn

:E Fairoaks sounds ideal - I've never flown...

:E

Fairoaks sounds ideal - I've never flown around London zone, any tips since it's so close to the busy Heathrow zone? I noted that as a first time visitor I am required to call for a briefing so...
13th Mar 2018, 11:09
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Posted By gordonquinn

GA airfield(s) near Thorpe Park

Hey folks,

Does anyone know of any GA airfields I could fly into for an overnight (maybe 2 night) visit? Likely June/July, in a PA28 with some passengers.

Cheers
G
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