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by mosquito
Fri Sep 26, 2008 5:31 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: How To Fly A 172.....
Replies: 12
Views: 2765

Move over Yves Rossy!!!!

It really does take all sorts to make a world!
by mosquito
Wed Aug 27, 2008 11:52 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: how many epaulettes ????
Replies: 19
Views: 5628

How about that bright yellow Borat swimsuit.. :lol:
by mosquito
Thu Jul 17, 2008 9:11 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: The Loan
Replies: 11
Views: 2535

In those immortal words.....

''i guess it boils down to a simple choice really, Get busy livin or get busy dyin'' :D
by mosquito
Wed Jul 09, 2008 7:56 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Consuming Passions : Plane Crazy - on RTE One Wednesday 9th
Replies: 43
Views: 7283

I echo the sentiments in the above posts. Well done to all concerned. Really enjoyed the show..... maybe now the ''great unwashed'' amongst us will understand our consuming passion!! :P
by mosquito
Wed Jun 25, 2008 1:46 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Wind, Sand and Stars
Replies: 10
Views: 1902

''Into the Light'' by Geoffrey Wellum
''Fate is the Hunter'' by Ernest K Gann
''The Shepherd'' by Frederick Forsyth
by mosquito
Wed Feb 06, 2008 6:42 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: ATPL Section
Replies: 13
Views: 2664

ATPLs

Chaps, Studying for april sitting..7 exams (Dist.L). Have OAT Books and Q Bank. Is it worth also signing up for Bristol Q Bank aswell. Is one more preferable than the other???..or is having both the ideal??... Also, at what point do you start Q Banks? Do you wait til material is largely covered and ...
by mosquito
Fri Jan 18, 2008 7:31 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Crash at Heathrow
Replies: 42
Views: 7945

Cavan International!!!! Let's lobby the government
by mosquito
Sat Jan 12, 2008 7:46 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: ATPL school rep
Replies: 19
Views: 4611

where are ye?

Anybody out there who completed the ATPL's in ireland last year? where are ye now? airlines? instructing?...Those on the latter end of the training ladder, what's the prognosis? Are ye airline bound? Curious. Tks in advance. :roll:
by mosquito
Fri Nov 30, 2007 3:02 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: poll hours to solo / ppl
Replies: 61
Views: 11163

... the reason i threw it out there (admittingly knowing it will get people in a tizzy) is that a guy about to start PPL training recently asked me about training here or going to the U.S. Before i would have been an advocate for here but the more i thought about it..cost, Wx and time spent etc, it ...
by mosquito
Thu Nov 29, 2007 8:04 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: poll hours to solo / ppl
Replies: 61
Views: 11163

respect....i think i was still learning to start up & taxy properly :lol:
i think it's fair to say you were an exception rather than the norm. Fair play.
by mosquito
Thu Nov 29, 2007 7:46 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: EIDW 13/10/07
Replies: 6
Views: 2237

yeah great pics..fair play...
by mosquito
Thu Nov 29, 2007 7:31 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: poll hours to solo / ppl
Replies: 61
Views: 11163

Just reading some of the posts re hrs solo and PPL and impressed to say the least by the low hour achievements. I take it however that these future candidates for the Nasa shuttle program did their training in the U.S. full time. Having done my PPL hrs in EIWT i find it inconcieveable that these hrs...
by mosquito
Wed Nov 28, 2007 5:52 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: laptops
Replies: 4
Views: 1516

Computer Log books

A Chairde,

Does anyboby out there use these and if so how do they find them. I see in the pilot shop website they are selling for 35 yoyos. Also i have windows vista...are they compat with this?

cheers in advance
by mosquito
Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:25 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: ppl advice
Replies: 4
Views: 1415

About 18 mths 75 hrs there abouts...
by mosquito
Tue Nov 27, 2007 2:51 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Aer Lingus 747's???
Replies: 5
Views: 2661

many thanks C152..impressed.....i'll have a look for them. cheers.