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by tom in weston
Tue Nov 20, 2012 11:43 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: A GA pilots dream !
Replies: 1
Views: 1582

A GA pilots dream !

[b]who doesn't this never happen to me?[/b] 'Hero' passenger helped land plane at Dublin Airport on 20/11/2012 10:14:16 It has emerged that a passenger helped to land a plane at Dublin Airport early yesterday morning. The Lufthansa Boeing 747 was en route from New York to Frankfurt with 264 passenge...
by tom in weston
Wed Jul 04, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PTC Florida shut down by FIT
Replies: 20
Views: 8762

Re: PTC Florida shut down by FIT

[b]Looks / sounds like PTC were "pulling the wool"[/b] The Irish Aviation Authority has suspended flight-training approval for the Waterford-based Pilot Training Centre of Ireland (PTC) after 80 trainee Irish pilots were told their course is being halted. The IAA sought evidence from PTC today that ...
by tom in weston
Tue Jun 19, 2012 5:32 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Irish Air Corps Air Ambulance involved in accident today
Replies: 8
Views: 4274

Re: Irish Air Corps Air Ambulance involved in accident today

Three Air Corps crew injured as helicopter crashes on 19/06/2012 16:05:45 The Air Corps' new air ambulance has crashed in county Tipperary, injuring three crew members. It is understood the helicopter came down in the past hour and a spokesperson for the Department of Defence has said there were no ...
by tom in weston
Tue Jun 05, 2012 8:51 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Accident at Waterford Airport.
Replies: 1
Views: 1529

Accident at Waterford Airport.

Taken from the net today.....anyone any more details.... Airplane goes off runway in Waterford on 05/06/2012 19:07:16 An airplane has gone off the runway at Waterford Airport. It happened while the FlyBe aircraft was taxiing at low speed. The plane came into contact with the grass verge - and as a p...
by tom in weston
Fri May 25, 2012 12:00 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Insurance Loading for PPL's
Replies: 7
Views: 2712

Re: Insurance Loading for PPL's

My insurance company did not increase the premium, but told me they would not pay out if I was injured or killed in a G.A. flying accident.
by tom in weston
Thu May 17, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Need a pilot and plane to fly to UK! Involves Bluegrass
Replies: 6
Views: 2193

Re: Need a pilot and plane to fly to UK! Involves Bluegrass

Can you give some more details, how many will be travelling, when you want to go / return? Where in Ireland you want to depart from?
by tom in weston
Sun Apr 15, 2012 9:38 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Research/Statistics on flights from Ireland
Replies: 2
Views: 1396

Re: Research/Statistics on flights from Ireland

Ring the I.A.A., fingers crossed that someone actually answers your call !
by tom in weston
Tue Feb 21, 2012 5:09 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aviation Survey
Replies: 2
Views: 1632

Re: Aviation Survey

So....go on...tell us, who's offering 30 minute scenic flights for 69euro?
by tom in weston
Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: CCA003 B-2447 arriving in Dublin
Replies: 1
Views: 4374

Re: CCA003 B-2447 arriving in Dublin

Cheers for putting the photos up Tony, I've just been on youtube checking if any videos were up of the arrival or departure in either Shannon or Dublin, but no-one has any up yet.
by tom in weston
Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:25 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: OVO-04 Full Motion Sim
Replies: 2
Views: 1223

Re: OVO-04 Full Motion Sim

Nice bit of kit but 52,000 euro !!!!!! I've seen some way better home built full motion sim's that cost alot less than that.
by tom in weston
Mon Feb 13, 2012 5:35 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Contents of Weston Airport for Sale
Replies: 12
Views: 7176

Re: Contents of Weston Airport for Sale

Yeah, but I didn't win it on Friday ! But if I do win the Euromillions before it's sold, I will be buying the whole lot...and that's a promise.
by tom in weston
Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:05 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Contents of Weston Airport for Sale
Replies: 12
Views: 7176

Re: Contents of Weston Airport for Sale

I am telling everyone here now, if I win the Euromillions on Friday night, I'm going to buy the lot and everyone in here can use it free of charge. We will have a great time :D
by tom in weston
Fri Feb 03, 2012 10:40 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Malev plane, grounded in Ireland.
Replies: 2
Views: 1356

Malev plane, grounded in Ireland.

Check this out, anyone know which airport? Hungary's national airline fails on 03/02/2012 09:04:53 Hungary's national airline has ceased operations and grounded all its flights in response to an "unsustainable" financial situation. Malev, which is a member of the Oneworld airline alliance that also ...
by tom in weston
Thu Jan 26, 2012 5:05 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: 787 visits Dublin Tonight
Replies: 4
Views: 1835

Re: 787 visits Dublin Tonight

I read about it's arrival last Monday on the internet, the article said it's going to be in Dublin for a few days for some aviation conference - no public access.
by tom in weston
Tue Jan 03, 2012 7:15 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Flip me!
Replies: 5
Views: 2029

Re: Flip me!

Ohhhhhh Dear.......a sorry sight. :cry: Will the insurance cover these kind of accidents?