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by FireFoxDown
Fri Dec 01, 2006 5:23 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: 3 weeks, still waiting
Replies: 29
Views: 9708

Spoke to the IAA during the week and Dr. R is away this week - back on Monday, I believe.
by FireFoxDown
Thu Sep 28, 2006 7:30 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FTE Aptitude Tests!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 10412

michael747 wrote:Thanks Firefox,

And make sure ta let us know how your recommendations go.
The best of luck


Hey Michael,

Sorry for the delay! Yeah things went well over there so I got the recommendations I wanted so now I'm at the hard part of finding that all-important first job! Wish me luck! :D
by FireFoxDown
Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:18 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FTE Aptitude Tests!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 10412

FireFox Down, What were your experiences training with FTE? Did you get a recommendation from them after finishing training, or did you sort out a job by yourself? Finishing this week so as far as recommendations go Ill let you know. Overall a very good experience - some room for improvement but no...
by FireFoxDown
Sun Aug 13, 2006 4:48 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FTE Aptitude Tests!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 10412

:D Let us know how you get on!

If you're over here within the next 3 weeks Ill be here but after that its back to the big, bad world for me!
by FireFoxDown
Sun Aug 13, 2006 11:10 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FTE Aptitude Tests!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 10412

Hey Michael, What Capt. Wannabe says is pretty accurate. I've searched for an email I sent to someone who was in your position and thinking of coming out here for the tests. Here's the gist of it: As far as the application process goes there is really two sections, one being the aptitude tests and t...
by FireFoxDown
Sun May 28, 2006 12:53 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aircraft down near Killucan 25/05/2006 - 2 fatalities
Replies: 65
Views: 24666

Alan,

I had the pleasure of a number of flights with Joe a couple of years ago. He was a true professional and a wonderful person. My thoughts are with his friends and family.

Cian Rowlands
by FireFoxDown
Thu May 25, 2006 8:30 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Aircraft down near Killucan 25/05/2006 - 2 fatalities
Replies: 65
Views: 24666

I had the pleasure of flying with the instructor - a truely wonderful person. He will be very deeply missed.
by FireFoxDown
Wed Nov 30, 2005 12:13 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Jerez, Spain
Replies: 4
Views: 2588

Yeah it's great to be flying again!!

Sorry to hear about the Spain thing but it sounds like you've got something in the works so that's cool! Mail me when you get a chance!
by FireFoxDown
Tue Nov 29, 2005 6:20 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Jerez, Spain
Replies: 4
Views: 2588

Ok my connection is quite slow at the moment so Im going to leave it at this for the time being. This is a picture of Arcos, an impressive town a couple of miles from the airport on the side of a cliff!

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by FireFoxDown
Tue Nov 29, 2005 6:17 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Jerez, Spain
Replies: 4
Views: 2588

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by FireFoxDown
Tue Nov 29, 2005 6:11 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: Jerez, Spain
Replies: 4
Views: 2588

Jerez, Spain

Thought I'd share some pics from Jerez in the Southern Spain. (Technically not Flying In Ireland so mods feel free to move/delete as appropriate).

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by FireFoxDown
Wed Nov 02, 2005 3:25 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: South Dublin
Replies: 6
Views: 3402

Cosmic, yeah the NDB mast is further north - you can see it in the first photo, its a small white building (cant see the mast) towards the northern end. ei6265 - no that wasn't me! actually these photos were taken maybe 2 years ago - a few of us from the NFC rented a couple of 172's and headed off f...
by FireFoxDown
Wed Nov 02, 2005 3:21 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: VFR in IMC conditions - 178 seconds to live?
Replies: 8
Views: 2438

hehe I was just kidding about that comment. Unfortunately not me, but its a small world and a smaller industry - I might have had the pleasure on another occasion. :D
by FireFoxDown
Tue Nov 01, 2005 8:04 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: South Dublin
Replies: 6
Views: 3402

South Dublin

I can see my house from here: http://img325.imageshack.us/img325/2893/000000729aa.th.jpg http://img193.imageshack.us/img193/9821/000000731hp.th.jpg http://img285.imageshack.us/img285/3640/000000759he.th.jpg http://img41.imageshack.us/img41/808/000000426uy.th.jpg Hope you like . . . More when I get a...
by FireFoxDown
Tue Nov 01, 2005 7:26 pm
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: the office
Replies: 32
Views: 12471

nice shots guys - thanks for you help Frosty!