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by holybejaysus
Thu Aug 20, 2009 9:33 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Flying PPL in Ireland with a foreign CPL
Replies: 12
Views: 2062

Flying PPL in Ireland with a foreign CPL

Hey folks,
Someone recently told me you can fly PPL in Ireland with a Canadian or FAA CPL. How do I go about doing this, do I need to take a JAA medical, fill out forms etc, or can I just get straight into it? All advice welcome!

-Hb
by holybejaysus
Wed Dec 10, 2008 12:08 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Tax relief or grants for students?
Replies: 9
Views: 3238

Tax relief or grants for students?

Hey guys, Does anyone know if there is any grant available for flight training abroad? I would've thought this qualifies as third level education, surely our all knowing government would be encouraging the educational development of it's citizens?..... On another note, can someone tell me if there i...
by holybejaysus
Sun Oct 05, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: Rotorheads
Topic: Working in Ireland or the UK
Replies: 1
Views: 1248

Working in Ireland or the UK

Hi folks, I'M currently just after qualifying with a Canadian licence, and want to get back closer to home sooner rather than later. So what are the realistic qualifications for working as a commercial heli pilot in Ireland or the UK? Is a JAA an absolute must, or is there an Irish/UK licence that y...
by holybejaysus
Tue Aug 12, 2008 2:22 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: JAA/ CAA/ FAA licence being combined?
Replies: 7
Views: 1737

JAA/ CAA/ FAA licence being combined?

Hey guys, I heard a while back that the JAA/CAA and FAA licence is going to be combined, that is they are standardising the 3 licences. Anyone got any info for me on that? Or am I way off the mark? I'm about to get a Canadian Cpl on helis, and I don't fancy another 8 months of hard study to get my J...