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by ryr448l
Sun Mar 30, 2008 2:05 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL Training Abroad and Ireland
Replies: 14
Views: 5335

PPL Training Abroad and Ireland

Hello everyone. Just looking at some figures for the PPL and would like other opinions on this. Take for example OBA in florida. Price of a PPL is quoted as 6,849 euro, however when you add figures such as flights 812 euro, living expenses say 1000 euro, Caa licence issue 400euro, travel insurance a...
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by ryr448l
Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:59 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: OBA Florida
Replies: 54
Views: 14606

Just to let people know the ppl price on OBA's website seems to have gone up from 6,240 to 6,849 euro. Just thought it might be worth noteing. :roll:
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by ryr448l
Fri Feb 01, 2008 2:31 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Clubs etc around the Dublin area
Replies: 7
Views: 2263

Hi everyone. Just out of interest if you did all of your ppl training say in the U.S whats the chances of renting aircraft when you come back to Ireland and say for example would the NFC in weston rent you a plane once you do 5 or so hours with an instructor.
Sorry to hijack the thread slightly. :wink:
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by ryr448l
Mon Dec 03, 2007 9:36 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: training in florida
Replies: 19
Views: 4664

Sorry to hijack the thread slightly here. You are able to sit the ppl exams here in ireland before you go to say for example Florida to do the ppl course. How is this done?. Is it simply a matter of contacting the IAA and saying you would like to sit a particular ppl subject?.
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by ryr448l
Thu Nov 29, 2007 11:51 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: IPAS test
Replies: 13
Views: 3470

IPAS test

Found this on epst.com its called the ipas test and it basically assess you and your chances for completion of pilot training. Its free also.
Did mine and got 3397 which means it is satisfactory, however I only got 5 right of the possible 12 math questions right so I need to brush up I think :oops: .
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by ryr448l
Tue Nov 20, 2007 10:26 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Work @ Dublin Airport
Replies: 5
Views: 4256

Reminds me of the time our career advisor said I should be a train driver, oh well. As far as the work is`concerned I know last summer the DAA were looking for trolley agents at the airport but I suppose that is no use now. Try and get your c.v in early to them for summer 2008 as I think they start ...
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by ryr448l
Tue Nov 20, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Timetable
Replies: 3
Views: 2218

Yes I received mine late last week, a few new routes to also.
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by ryr448l
Thu Nov 08, 2007 9:33 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Timetable
Replies: 3
Views: 2218

Timetable

Hi everyone, has anyone received their Dublin Airport winter timetable yet?
Thanks :D
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by ryr448l
Thu Nov 01, 2007 2:46 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Sigmar aviation training (jet pilot programme)
Replies: 7
Views: 2891

Thanks for the reply flybywit, I will take everything you said on board with me. However I'll admit I'm not the brighest star in the sky. Would you mind elaborating on this point 'If you wish to start every single flight buried in the MEL then go with cityjet/sigmar'. Sorry if that sounds like a daf...
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by ryr448l
Wed Oct 31, 2007 11:22 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Sigmar aviation training (jet pilot programme)
Replies: 7
Views: 2891

Sigmar aviation training (jet pilot programme)

Hello everyone, I posted something similar to this on pprune last week but unfortunately didn't get any replies so hopefully I could peoples views on them. The jet pilot programme in conjunction with Cityjet when it first came out got a fair bit of criticism and I'd like to know has this changed. Ar...
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by ryr448l
Sat Sep 29, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: IAA Student Controller Programme open for applications today
Replies: 130
Views: 40678

Congratulations Stephen :wink:
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by ryr448l
Sat Sep 22, 2007 9:55 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Pilot Training Show
Replies: 30
Views: 8971

Hello Mr Bungle. . I got talking to the CFI with WACC as I had a few questions which I had for them and to be fair most of them could be answered. However Maybe it was just me but i got the impression that they were always trying to rush onto he next person, although it was quite busy so its underst...
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by ryr448l
Sun Sep 16, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Lady Heath Documentary (Irish Heritage)
Replies: 5
Views: 2404

Great read Bryon, and a very nice website you have. Hope your museum ambitions come true as it would be a lot of fun to visit :wink:
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by ryr448l
Fri Sep 14, 2007 10:45 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL Books
Replies: 9
Views: 3298

Just to let everyone know went into Easons this morning and they have Pooley's Air Pilot's Manuals the complete set in there 1-7. I decided to get The Aeroplane Technical book 4, the learning begins I suppose. 8)
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by ryr448l
Fri Sep 14, 2007 8:20 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL Books
Replies: 9
Views: 3298

Hello if I had the choice I's say Trevor Thom. Its mainly just something for me to read over as I'm still in college at the moement and I just like to start and improve my knowledge on various aviation subjects. :wink: