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by soarhead
Mon Nov 12, 2012 5:27 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: FAA PPL / EASA PPL
Replies: 11
Views: 7512

Re: FAA PPL / EASA PPL

Guys, Many thanks for your responses to my query. I appreciate the advice given and the time taken to respond. Particular thanks to lookout for such a comprehensive (and translated!) response. Can I take it then that I may continue to exercise my FAA privileges until April 2014 but in the meantime s...
by soarhead
Fri Nov 09, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: FAA PPL / EASA PPL
Replies: 11
Views: 7512

Re: FAA PPL / EASA PPL

FAA PPL held for 20 years. 800+ hours. Licence is current with current class 2 FAA medical.
by soarhead
Thu Nov 08, 2012 8:18 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: FAA PPL / EASA PPL
Replies: 11
Views: 7512

FAA PPL / EASA PPL

Five phone calls to the IAA and still waiting for a response! Does anyone have up to date information on where I stand with my elderly FAA PPL? Do I absolutely have to convert it to an EASA licence and if so what is involved in terms of exams, check flights and costs? Is there anyone with definitive...
by soarhead
Sat Oct 09, 2010 9:15 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: need gps on tight budget..
Replies: 10
Views: 2279

Re: need gps on tight budget..

I can offer a Skyforce Skymap, aviation GPS recently removed (working) from aircraft as part of panel upgrade. It's basic, B&W, touchscreen and has all airfields, airports, VORs, NDBs, user-configurable waypoints and airspace, which can be easily upgraded on the net. It also includes a handy tracker...