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by Overpitcher
Wed Jan 16, 2008 1:03 am
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: FAA Licences
Replies: 5
Views: 2365

Bladecrack, think you are wrong there ref, only flying EI reg with FAA.
You can fly any reg you like, provided it is not a commercial flight.
Cheers guys..................
by Overpitcher
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:38 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Near miss at EIDW???? 17TH DEC
Replies: 11
Views: 3002

What other sites ?
by Overpitcher
Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:59 am
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: C'mon, own up then........
Replies: 12
Views: 6151

Regardless of the how and why it happened.............. I would have to say, hats off to the guy(or unlikely but, Gal) for retrieving the situation,and gaining control again. The pilot had the presence of mind to gain height for as long as it took, then, nose down for forward speed to gain TRC, and ...
by Overpitcher
Wed Dec 05, 2007 11:49 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: poll hours to solo / ppl
Replies: 61
Views: 11163

Good to see lots of healthy discussion, as opposed to bickering, or bettering, each other. Would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all of the above on being part of this minority group, that have managed a solo flight, or better. We all know it does not matter how long it took, we all ha...
by Overpitcher
Fri Nov 30, 2007 1:40 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: poll hours to solo / ppl
Replies: 61
Views: 11163

I did my first Heli solo in 45 minutes after my intro lesson................................ Only joking lads, could'nt resist it. Lighten up for Christ sake. Mine is bigger than yours, etc etc. We all have a goal, we all have different experiences ref weather, instructors, conditions on the day,hu...
by Overpitcher
Mon Aug 27, 2007 11:06 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: private heli pads
Replies: 15
Views: 6282

Green Party and landing heli's.

The Green Party might give a different response to the marsh in Booterstown .... now that they don't have a problem ploughing a motorway through the Hill of Tara. Politicians would sicken your arse... jumping on the band wagon when it suits. All those votes objecting to heli landing ....
by Overpitcher
Mon Jul 09, 2007 11:21 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: hour building advise please.
Replies: 4
Views: 2430

hour building advise please.

Hello all. I have a PPLH with about 120 hrs, plus recently got a 206 rating, 5 hours plus test. Now need to build about 20 to 30 hours, for as little as possible..(tight budget like us all) for the next stage of the plan. Where on these Islands, would you find a school or otherwise to help with the ...
by Overpitcher
Mon Jul 09, 2007 12:44 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Laurence Dwyer 1959-2007 RIP
Replies: 46
Views: 15692

Deepest Sympathy,
To Mark and family. Very sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts are with you at this time.
Barry.
by Overpitcher
Mon Apr 23, 2007 11:20 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: hearing requirements (IAA)
Replies: 7
Views: 2227

Hello All...... me also failed class 1 audiogram test, marginaly, and did not really know where to turn to next. That was last October. Having looked at the above item on the forum, I am fired up again, and will post my progress here. Thanks to all that have discussed this topic. Any other related s...
by Overpitcher
Fri Nov 17, 2006 10:46 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: PPLH Questions on AIP & AIC's.
Replies: 7
Views: 2147

Tried EADS on previous ocassions, got lost in trying to register . followed all instructions on screen, received password by e mail ,etc, etc, and it still did'nt allow me past initial screen. Gave up.Back to the drawing board. Thanks to all for the suggestions so far. I will post my progress, as it...
by Overpitcher
Fri Nov 17, 2006 1:42 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: PPLH Questions on AIP & AIC's.
Replies: 7
Views: 2147

Thanks for the help guy's. If I have no joy with Shannon, I'll B Back.
by Overpitcher
Fri Nov 17, 2006 12:38 am
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: Updates from IAA ?
Replies: 1
Views: 1322

Updates from IAA ?

As a PPLH, are we supposed to receive updates from the IAA or AIS, ref AIP's, AIC's, notams etc. Thanks in advance guy's....... :? :?
by Overpitcher
Thu Nov 16, 2006 11:32 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: PPLH Questions on AIP & AIC's.
Replies: 7
Views: 2147

PPLH Questions on AIP & AIC's.

Hello all. Love the site and the forum,very helpfull. I am from the heli side, with just over 100 hrs, on the way to (slowly) commercial. Has anyone managed lately, to obtain a hard copy of the current AIP and AIC's. Probably a stupid question, considering we can't even get a current chart. Do PPL's...