IR(R) Training Log: Lesson 1 & 2

The day has come: my first few lessons towards the Instrument Rating (Restricted) started today! I showed up at Take Flight Aviation this Tuesday morning at the ungodly time that is 8 a.m. and went straight into my first pre-flight briefing. After a basic introduction about the privileges and restrictions of the IR(R) rating we …

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Flight Log: Shobdon Interruptus

Preflight Sometimes things just don't work out well. This was one of those flights: a friend and I planned a coffee trip to Shobdon near the Welsh border on a sunny Sunday (it's in the name, isn't it?), and I had CY booked again for a 4 hour slot, but this day was supposed to …

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Flight Log: Coffee and Cake in Nottingham

Preflight Finally the day has come: I had CY booked for 4 hours on a Sunday and the weather turned out to be bloody gorgeous, which meant I could take Evie out to Nottingham for a coffee and a cake! One of my challenges in 2017 is to fly to many new places. I decided to …

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