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by Maverick
Sat Dec 19, 2009 10:16 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Dr Colm Killeen - RIP
Replies: 7
Views: 2699

Sincere condolences

May he rest in peace.
by Maverick
Sat Jul 12, 2008 11:45 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Class 1 Medical Renewal
Replies: 4
Views: 1835

I believe you can renew your class 1 up to 45days preceding the expiry date and still keep the same date. I havent had time to look it up in writing so I stand to be corrected on this!
by Maverick
Tue Jul 08, 2008 6:54 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Congrats andymax on CPL
Replies: 3
Views: 1033

Many Congrats Andy! :D Well done :lol:
by Maverick
Fri May 23, 2008 2:37 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Brand new CRP5
Replies: 2
Views: 752

Haha unlucky alright...and I just bought EIDW747's CRP-5 off him :D
by Maverick
Fri May 23, 2008 2:35 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Selection Of Flight Computers!
Replies: 3
Views: 1208

CRP-5 SOLD

Can highly recommend seller :D
by Maverick
Tue May 20, 2008 7:22 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: European Space Agency Recruiting Astronauts
Replies: 13
Views: 1557

Just to remind any interested parties that the Online Application System for this is now open :)

What a cool job if you got it! :lol:
by Maverick
Sun May 11, 2008 9:16 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Down in Roscommon
Replies: 26
Views: 6683

Sincere sympathys to all involved and I wish a speedy recovery for the injured individual.

Rest in Peace
by Maverick
Fri May 09, 2008 11:24 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: European Space Agency Recruiting Astronauts
Replies: 13
Views: 1557

Still worth applying for though! Maybe you could convince them you've the maturity of a 27year old lol :D

Realisitically too your talking about needing a doctorate in some related field for a real chance....

As I said before, no harm in applying!
by Maverick
Fri May 09, 2008 6:52 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: European Space Agency Recruiting Astronauts
Replies: 13
Views: 1557

European Space Agency Recruiting Astronauts

The European Space Agency are recruiting astronauts for missions in future years for anybody interested in this area! A JAA Class 2 medical is a pre-requisite (Which im sure many forumites have already). Also they deem people with flying experience favourably and also a Degree in a technical subject...
by Maverick
Tue Apr 29, 2008 2:56 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Class 1 Medical Information
Replies: 6
Views: 1435

The allowable dioptres for short sight is -6.00 and max difference between each eye of 2 dioptres. The CAA have a good summary of JAA Class 1 eye sight requirements here : http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/49/SRG_MED-JA ... ialVisStds[2189].pdf
by Maverick
Wed Mar 26, 2008 2:12 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Class one medical
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

I had a look through the JAR-FCL 3 and couldnt see any mention of a class 1 reverting back down to class 2 status, but thats not to say it isnt in there because only looked for about 10minutes! It would make sense if it did revert back down to class 2 status because if you can pass a class 1 on a pa...
by Maverick
Sat Mar 08, 2008 6:21 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: What headset are you using?
Replies: 13
Views: 1937

I have had my bog standard Sennheiser HME 100 and have been more than happy with its service to me for the past 2/3 years. Good value for money also...
by Maverick
Fri Mar 07, 2008 2:14 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Atlantic Air Headset Rental
Replies: 19
Views: 3224

The same 28day currency rule applies at NFC also and my understanding is that it is an insurance requirement as flyer said. I dont find it that big a deal and if your out of your 28days usually a quick hop (Usually a half hour,few circuits with a glide approach) with an instructor will sort you out....
by Maverick
Mon Mar 03, 2008 7:50 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: National Flight Centre
Replies: 42
Views: 12510

On the topic of NFC fleet renewal I see that on the website ( http://www.nfc.ie/joomla/index.php?opti ... &Itemid=25 ) a number of the 150's and 172's are up for sale as is the Citation for a nice ?800,000 if you've some pocket money to spare :lol:
by Maverick
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:46 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: What I got in the post from the IAA....
Replies: 51
Views: 10031

After reading the CAA document I am led to believe that they will allow Flight Examiners who have themselves been assessed to level 6 proficiency to carry out "informal language proficiency assessments for existing licence holders" and "the assessments that they carry out can only be ...