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by Rudy
Mon Jan 26, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: swapping schools for winter
Replies: 6
Views: 6281

Swapping schools for winter

You can't chop and change between schools. You are with one or the other. Someone has to retain your files. You seem happy with your Instructors so my tuppence says stay where you are. Your grass strip will be dry in a few weeks anyway.
by Rudy
Tue Apr 01, 2014 10:09 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: FAA PPL / EASA PPL
Replies: 11
Views: 7537

Re: FAA PPL / EASA PPL

As the IAA has indeed availed of the derogation you may still exercise your FAA privileges until April 2015 (at least)
by Rudy
Thu Mar 28, 2013 5:25 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Economics of owning a plane?
Replies: 26
Views: 14477

Re: Economics of owning a plane?

OP bought a share in a 172 and currently resides in Japan.
I'm advised he's returning this year
by Rudy
Mon Mar 18, 2013 10:27 pm
Forum: Microlights
Topic: Microlight visits petrol station
Replies: 1
Views: 5099

Re: Microlight visits petrol station

Not only in Russia.
During the eighties it was a regular sight at one station on the Naas Road!
by Rudy
Wed Jan 16, 2013 7:49 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: AAIU Reports
Replies: 48
Views: 15005

AAIU Reports

Lynn,
These lads can show you how to teach yourself.
They seem like experts real to me

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl ... UvZeWmFyHU" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by Rudy
Wed Oct 10, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Flying on Christmas Day
Replies: 1
Views: 1129

Re: Flying on Christmas Day

Dublin airport has heretofore been closed on Christmas Day so I doubt that he got permission to land. Incidentally, while the airport is itself closed the zone is still active so a plan must still be filed and other Class C rules still kept in compliance. This doesn't seem to deter because I see ple...
by Rudy
Mon Jul 30, 2012 9:45 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aran Islands
Replies: 68
Views: 19628

Re: Aran Islands

Jon,
Check your PM'splease.
by Rudy
Sun Jul 29, 2012 1:23 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: ILAS Fly-In
Replies: 3
Views: 2136

Re: ILAS Fly-In

So just to get this straight the reason ILAS has decided not to hijack Ardfert's weekend is "likely crosswinds"

Hmmm!
by Rudy
Sun Jul 29, 2012 10:13 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aran Islands
Replies: 68
Views: 19628

Re: Aran Islands

And by the way the IAA cannot suspend any licence when isn't issued by them !

Correct. They can,however, prohibit you from flying in Irish Airspace :-(
by Rudy
Mon Jul 23, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FAA BFR
Replies: 2
Views: 1383

Re: FAA BFR

Paddy Coyne is the man.
Based EIKN (Ireland West)
E-mail: conair2@eircom.net
by Rudy
Thu May 31, 2012 1:26 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: TMG Licence
Replies: 5
Views: 2009

TMG Licence

Many thanks guys..I'll contact Peter Tawse in Kilkenny first.
Cheers,
by Rudy
Wed May 30, 2012 9:22 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: TMG Licence
Replies: 5
Views: 2009

TMG Licence

Hi,
Is it possible to gain a PPL in a TMG from any flying establishment in Ireland, North or South.
Prefer not to have to do it in a normal fixed wing.
Thanks,
by Rudy
Thu Apr 12, 2012 1:10 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Destination Cape Town
Replies: 3
Views: 1251

Re: Destination Cape Town

It's in the LAA April Magazine
Page 42
by Rudy
Mon Jan 30, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Revalidate PPL(A) license
Replies: 1
Views: 1008

Re: Revalidate PPL(A) license

Just phone Lorraine with a credit card.
01 603 1191
That's it.
Rudy