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by FlyingDutchman
Sun Jul 02, 2006 10:29 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Class 2 Medical
Replies: 24
Views: 7730

In Limerick Dr. Gerard O'Connel, 061 451789.
He is to be found on The Ennis road close to the GAA Stadium, no parking problems and it will cost you ?150.00 for a class 2.
by FlyingDutchman
Thu Feb 16, 2006 2:40 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: cost contribution
Replies: 12
Views: 3544

The Irish air law states that on a PPL license you can fly as PIC on any type or class of aircraft when covered on your license provided that the flight is non-commercial and you do not receive any remuneration for it. However there is one exception mentioned in the SI. The only person who can recei...
by FlyingDutchman
Mon Jan 30, 2006 4:32 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Medical Form
Replies: 19
Views: 5210

The medical form is just a questionnaire about your medical history. The AME will read it and will ask you questions about it. For the medical itself follow this link and click on the JAR Class 2 links. http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?categoryid=49&pagetype=68&groupid=211
by FlyingDutchman
Thu Jan 26, 2006 3:57 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Ryanairs "Big Bang"
Replies: 17
Views: 5510

Not the first airline. Flybe made a similar announcement 4 weeks ago regarding luggage. They are going to reduce their ground handling charges. Regarding checking in some major European airlines are doing this already since a long time, BA - KLM and Lufthansa, you can check in and print your boardin...
by FlyingDutchman
Wed Jan 04, 2006 3:45 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Rallye EI-BFM in the D'Unbelievables DVD
Replies: 5
Views: 1717

I have been told by a reliable source, at that time I wasn?t part of LFC at Coonagh, that after the unfortunate incident the aircraft was a write-off and left Coonagh in bits by road. At the end of the runway, when taking of from 28, there is not a lot grass left before one finds itself going throug...
by FlyingDutchman
Sun Jan 01, 2006 10:14 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Rallye EI-BFM in the D'Unbelievables DVD
Replies: 5
Views: 1717

Yes it was the Coonagh runway and for EI-BFM: it is been parked, since a long time, at the back of a hanger in Abbyshrule.
Why? follow the link.

http://www.aaiu.ie/AAIUviewitem.asp?id=4544&lang=ENG&loc=1280
by FlyingDutchman
Mon Dec 12, 2005 10:02 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: NAGA Update
Replies: 25
Views: 11134

Problems

Can anyone help? or is there something wrong with the NAGA website?

Non of the links on the readback page are working - (yes I do run Java and IE6).
by FlyingDutchman
Sat Nov 05, 2005 8:43 am
Forum: International Aviation
Topic: Laptop usage in-flight
Replies: 1
Views: 1803

I think this is a very old document? ?93.
Major airlines are introducing, at this moment, on their long haul fleet onboard WiFi networks/access for their First and Business/Club World customers so that they can access their email and the Internet during their flight.
by FlyingDutchman
Sat Nov 05, 2005 8:14 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Eyesight requirements - binocular vision
Replies: 3
Views: 1195

This will link to a fairly comprehensive CAA site with class 1 and 2 requirements under JAR regulations.

http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?categoryid=49&pagetype=68&groupid=211
by FlyingDutchman
Thu Oct 20, 2005 3:39 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: NAGA membership criteria
Replies: 24
Views: 12964

I believe that for NAGA to be a believable organization, with enough cloud, full (voting) membership should be restricted to current or ex Pilot license holders and SPL?s who have soloed.

I totally agree with MCRO.
by FlyingDutchman
Mon Sep 19, 2005 4:51 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Aer Lingus, low fares or not?
Replies: 10
Views: 3408

Low fares??

Booked yesterday a return to a continental destination.

Air Lingus from Dublin - Not Shannon - 229 Euro return including taxes.
Ryan air same destination from Shannon via Stansted 118 Euro Return including all taxes.