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Flight School - Recap - Week 10

This has been a short week, only flew 2 days, Monday and Tuesday. On Monday we spent about two hours revisiting the maneuvers that I have to master for my private pilot check ride. 1,177 more words

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Flight School - Recap - Week 9

What a full week of flying! I’ve been having a blast. I’m working through the remaining requirements necessary in order to be qualified to take the private pilot certificate check ride. 1,362 more words

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5 Factors That Affect The Strength Of Wingtip Vortices

Have you ever heard “caution wake turbulence” on the radio? A strong vortex created by a wing as it produces lift can be dangerous to smaller aircraft, as you’ll see in the video below. 134 more words

Flight School - Recap - Week 7

The highlight of week 7 was my first solo flight! My previous post was all about the solo flight and includes a great video of the entire thing. 789 more words

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Flight School - Recap - Week 8

It’s been two months since I officially started my flight training. There have been good and bad days, stretches of days lost to weather, and frustrations along the learning curve. 845 more words

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The secret to become a successful captain

I’ve been asked a lot recently ‘how to get into the left seat.’ This isn’t always an easy question to answer, mostly because it depends on a lot of factors; the company you’re with, how much time you have, is there a need, etc. 1,005 more words


Eight Places to Satisfy Your Cravings in Pensacola

Pensacola, Florida – January 25, 2017 – I have always found that the best way to get to know a new town is to Eat… 732 more words