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by Pearse1983
Sat Apr 06, 2013 4:58 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Bristol ATPL manuals for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 987

Bristol ATPL manuals for sale

Hi All, I have the complete set of Bristol ATPL Folders for sale. Includes Jeppy flight guide and all study material from my time at Bristol including practice papers. Can deliver for free in Sligo region or arrange collection elsewhere. If you would like any further information please give me a sho...
by Pearse1983
Wed Apr 03, 2013 2:02 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Bristol ATPL Manuals for Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 763

Bristol ATPL Manuals for Sale

Hi All, I have the complete set of Bristol ATPL Folders for sale. Includes Jeppy flight guide and all study material from my time at Bristol including practice papers. Can deliver for free in Sligo region or arrange collection elsewhere. If you would like any further information please give me a sho...
by Pearse1983
Thu Dec 06, 2012 5:55 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: NFC/ Flightwise/ East Coast Flight School?
Replies: 5
Views: 2579

Re: NFC/ Flightwise/ East Coast Flight School?

Hey,

Have you looked into The Amphibious Flying Club in Enniskillen? They are first class IMHO, done my PPL there a few years back. PM for more info if you wish.

Cheers
P
by Pearse1983
Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL Radio Telephony Course
Replies: 8
Views: 3416

Re: PPL Radio Telephony Course

Another vote for Steve at EGAB. He will be able to run through the whole lot at your own pace over the course of a day. If you are aiming for a CAA EASA PPL Steve is authorised to issue a Level 6 (For Life) RT. This is an excellent interactive guide issued by the CAA which will help get you familiar...
by Pearse1983
Mon Mar 19, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: At last handheld 3d at sensible money
Replies: 0
Views: 944

At last handheld 3d at sensible money

Check out this new 3d handheld at http://www.zetaero.com" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I was lucky enough to see ad fly with this thing when they were at prototype stage - the guy who's behind the company keeps his plane here at Enniskillen. He was kind enough to give it to me for a...
by Pearse1983
Mon Dec 12, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Landing Fees
Replies: 34
Views: 7522

Re: Landing Fees

Visitor to Ireland phoned in to be told Landing for any SEP was €5. He came in and was charged 10. Went about his business and returned to Aircraft 2 Hours later. While checking his plane he was approached and told he “Owed landing fees”. He explained he was told on phone a fiver but was charged 10...
by Pearse1983
Wed Sep 28, 2011 11:08 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Fermanagh Seaplane Festival 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1592

Re: Fermanagh Seaplane Festival 2011

but what you have mentioned only took place because the Cat was damaged and wasn't going to be leaving for a few days. Wayne, Every cloud and all that. The organisers wanted the Cat on the hard stand from the outset and the shrubs trimmed down to enchance the view but as various issues prevented th...
by Pearse1983
Tue Sep 27, 2011 10:34 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Fermanagh Seaplane Festival 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1592

Re: Fermanagh Seaplane Festival 2011

A bit late now I know, but on the second day of the Festival the French Cat was parked on the hard stand so people could get up close to it (the crew were kind enough to allow the public inside) and also the tree line was cut down allowing for a better view.
by Pearse1983
Mon May 30, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Cost of ppl training
Replies: 33
Views: 23997

Re: Cost of ppl training

Therefore there would be no additional training required or an additional outlay when you got back to Ireland. We have different classes of Airspace and different VFR minima. RT is vastly different. Ask Shannon for a flight following see what they say. Our weather. I would consider it more than pru...
by Pearse1983
Sat May 28, 2011 10:34 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Cost of ppl training
Replies: 33
Views: 23997

Re: Cost of ppl training

Going to the states is the only way to go lads
Assuming your ok with the additional outlay required for training when you get back to Ireland.
by Pearse1983
Fri May 13, 2011 10:01 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Irish Airspace restrictions in place due state visits
Replies: 22
Views: 4892

Re: Irish Airspace restrictions in place due state visits

Warning
All aircraft flying within the TRAs in contravention of the flight restrictions may be subject to interception or interdiction by the Irish Defence Forces.
Meaning "We have a Cessna and we're not afraid to use it!!" :D
by Pearse1983
Tue May 10, 2011 11:57 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aviators Guide to Ireland
Replies: 49
Views: 21653

Re: Aviators Guide to Ireland

Looks great, can't wait to get my hands on a copy! :D
by Pearse1983
Fri Apr 29, 2011 3:39 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Cost of ppl training
Replies: 33
Views: 23997

Re: Cost of ppl training

Also consider the cost of the commute to your nearest/selected airport. Do your sums and do your homework. Shop around and get the prices first and visit the clubs/schools before hand. It is also worthwhile considering NI as a training option. The total quoted above for Aircraft hire and Instructor ...