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by Davey
Thu Aug 31, 2006 11:56 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Guardian Aerospace Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 1084

Guardian Aerospace Canada

Hi! I'm hoping to go to B.C. Canada to do my PPL next summer and ive been looking at this place in Vanderhoof. Its near where my family lives in Prince George so accom would be free etc. Take a look and let me know what you think? m Its a pretty new site so ive been told. Thanks for any advice! Dave!!
by Davey
Tue Aug 22, 2006 11:54 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Guardian Aerospace Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 1019

Guardian Aerospace Canada

Hi... I'm hoping to go to B.C. Canada to do my PPL next summer and ive been looking at this place in Vanderhoof. Its near where my family lives in Prince George so accom would be free etc. Take a look and let me know what you think? m Its a pretty new site so ive been told. Thanks for any advice! Da...
by Davey
Sun Jul 23, 2006 2:59 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Instructor Rating..
Replies: 1
Views: 1005

Instructor Rating..

Hey.... Anyone out there any idea how much an instructor pilot gets paid...say if he/she was working with the likes of the nfc or Skytrace on Cessnas/Pipers etc...?? Can the instuctor job be taken up as a sort of part time or summer job to earn hours and cash if one has a full time career(teaching)?...
by Davey
Sat Jul 22, 2006 10:59 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL In Canada..costs
Replies: 1
Views: 887

PPL In Canada..costs

Hey all.... Just wondering if anyone has any info on the costs (living) of doing the PPL in Canada..?? I worked it out that the PPL (incl. groundschool) costs between 4500 and 5000 EUROS, depending on extra hours needed etc.. Was just wondering how much it would cost week by week to live in B.C.(Van...
by Davey
Wed Jul 19, 2006 12:12 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Air Corps
Replies: 24
Views: 5840

Aircps wrote:Thanks a lot,

From what i know there were about 60 going to final interview, although that seems a lot considering there were only bout 40 at the aptitude tests (for non leaving cert candidate)


I did the Leaving Cert candidate aptitudes and there was about 70 ppl there....
by Davey
Wed Jul 19, 2006 12:10 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: US Army pilot IQ test
Replies: 20
Views: 5423

120 in the Universal and 129 in the USA pilot test....
M aybe ill forget the A.C. and go to U.S. Military!!!...lol :D
by Davey
Sat May 27, 2006 10:39 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: how to get to be a pilot ???????????
Replies: 26
Views: 27745

Alrite Ciaran... Im about to sit the L.C. 2006 and was in a similar situation to yourself 3 years ago...I didnt know what subjects to choose. I went with my instinct and chose the subjects i liked and felt i can do well in,because if it does come to your results,its better to get an A in biology for...
by Davey
Mon Jan 16, 2006 8:42 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Getting off the Ground...
Replies: 1
Views: 820

Getting off the Ground...

Hi.. I am 17 yrs old and doing my Leaving Cert this June and i am hoping to gain a career as a pilot,either military or commercial. I was wondering if anyone has any info on the best way to get that job. I will be applying for the Cadetships in the Air Corps this month but are there any other Cadets...
by Davey
Mon Nov 07, 2005 4:00 pm
Forum: The Air Corps
Topic: p
Replies: 46
Views: 32041

Yeah..
Hows it goin,i'm goin for it this year..
My first attempt,im in 6th yr at the moment.
How bout You??
Dave :D
by Davey
Thu Oct 13, 2005 10:39 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: p
Replies: 7
Views: 2174

Hey
Yeah im gonna go for it this year but im only 17 so if i dont get it ill go for it again in 2007..
How bout you??
Dave
by Davey
Sun Sep 04, 2005 8:53 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Ryanair- A thing of the past or a thing of the future?
Replies: 22
Views: 4429

Ive flown a few times with Ryanair and all were pleasurable flights,no problems..friendly cabin crew and nice takeoffs,flying and landings so i dont see why ppl criticise ryanair..
Keep up the good work as far as im concerned,cheap,reliable,fast and safe journeys.. 8)
by Davey
Thu Aug 25, 2005 1:53 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: p
Replies: 15
Views: 4326

Does anyone know for sure what the upper age limit for the A.C. is??
There seems to be a bit of confusion with it,some sites say one age another site says different..
Cheers,
DAVE............
by Davey
Wed Aug 24, 2005 11:42 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: g force tolerance
Replies: 19
Views: 3842

cheers..
I suppose if Gs were a real factor for the air corps as you said it would be part of the selection process..
Anyone out there experienced high or very negative Gs??
by Davey
Sun Aug 21, 2005 10:16 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: g force tolerance
Replies: 19
Views: 3842

g force tolerance

Hello. I am 17 and hope to be a pilot in the air corps in a few years time.. I was just wondering about g-force tolerance.. I recently flew in a Robin Aircraft and pulled 2.5G and it felt pretty weird,and i was wondering if that was because it was my first flight and do you get more tolerant of Gs a...
by Davey
Sun Aug 21, 2005 9:14 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Bray airshow...well done
Replies: 9
Views: 2758

Bray airshow...well done

Hello.. I attended Bray airshow today and id just like to say well done to all the organisers involved in making it possible.. I thought it was a great day out and to see all of those magnificent aircraft such as the Spitfire,Jet provost and all the rest for free was fantastic.. P.S. the programmes ...