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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Mon Aug 20, 2007 12:39 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Doing courses seperatly at PTC
Replies: 61
Views: 16302

Wouldn't wait around for that...... Did enough research into PTC so that the way i'm going, Medical due in two weeks so if all goes to plan i shoul be starting the first week in Sept That ''SO'' could turn into a ''NO'' This is true, wouldn't give me a firm answer so wouldn't hold my breath. I'm ho...
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Mon Aug 20, 2007 12:35 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: AIRSPACE CHANGE PROPOSAL ? RESTRICTED AREA 16 (EIR-16)
Replies: 28
Views: 7738

Warthog wrote:Well it should be taken seriously as it is talk of the Airspace Change Proposal of a Military Area.


Don't worry, I've gathered your taking this very seriously.
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Sun Aug 19, 2007 9:08 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: AIRSPACE CHANGE PROPOSAL ? RESTRICTED AREA 16 (EIR-16)
Replies: 28
Views: 7738

Warthog wrote:
mr crow wrote:Let's hope they dont pick up a few F16's.


What a stupid statement to make, they obviously have a good reason for doing so.


That's a bit harsh warthog, sounds like mr crow was just having a laugh.
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Sun Aug 19, 2007 9:01 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Doing courses seperatly at PTC
Replies: 61
Views: 16302

Thanks for that JFH. I think i'll start the ATPL's with PTC next month. Roughly how long will it take does anyone know??? If you do the reccommended 16hrs study a week i think it is!!! Thanks again JFH Just to keep you informed, I was on to Sigmar and they said they'll be starting up the Bristol co...
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Sat Aug 18, 2007 10:00 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: COMMENTS ON THE NEW IRISH VFR MAP
Replies: 87
Views: 26709

Hi Mark,

Do you know where the new chart is in Weston? over by the control tower or do any of the schools have one?
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Sat Aug 18, 2007 9:55 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: AIRSPACE CHANGE PROPOSAL ? RESTRICTED AREA 16 (EIR-16)
Replies: 28
Views: 7738

Just an observation, are they annoyed with the skydiving in Clonbullogue? If they brought it down to 2500ft knowing that static line jumps won't be done from this height and radio calls weren't required previously then this would give them more control over the area. In saying that I believe most of...
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Sat Aug 18, 2007 2:35 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: AIRSPACE CHANGE PROPOSAL ? RESTRICTED AREA 16 (EIR-16)
Replies: 28
Views: 7738

They jump from around 13,000ft anyway. I know they also do a lot of static line jumps at 3,200ft aswell so it'll probably mean a lot more hassel and restriction on the static line jumps. Do you know what procedures are in place for calling in jumps? do they just radio into Baldonnel & Shannon be...
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Fri Aug 17, 2007 1:17 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: class 1 medical
Replies: 22
Views: 5786

Nah seriously, it's whatever is specific to men and women that could be a cause for concern and requires a check, for women it's probably a breast check, worth a check though
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Fri Aug 17, 2007 1:11 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: class 1 medical
Replies: 22
Views: 5786

EI-DGV Zephyr Microlight wrote:Would there be a similar check for the ladies??


No I doubt it, ladies don't have b*ls. :lol:
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Thu Aug 16, 2007 5:58 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: class 1 medical
Replies: 22
Views: 5786

ei6265 wrote:I had to do the cough test :lol:


At least someone else admits to it, I was starting to feel abused!
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Thu Aug 16, 2007 4:26 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: class 1 medical
Replies: 22
Views: 5786

Did you do the Class 1 in the Mater??

Yeah I would definatly remember this... as I was saying did one in the RDF a few years ago too, seems standard
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Wed Aug 15, 2007 10:22 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: class 1 medical
Replies: 22
Views: 5786

It's FAA but is still relevant, look at the 8th paragraph for answer

http://airspacedoc.com/index.php?conten ... rticleid=6


3214 aviation health related topics makes for some bedtime reading!

http://www.pprune.org/forums/archive/in ... /f-62.html
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Wed Aug 15, 2007 8:47 pm
Forum: The Air Corps
Topic: Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 11783

Agree with the lads, get a tour of the place at least. Got a tour of Baldonnell and the lads were really helpful, met a senior officers, spent a few hours touring the place with a newly commisioned officer, had a look at Bal Radar and Tower, tour of most aircraft, Alouette, CASA, Dauphin, Gazelle et...
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Wed Aug 15, 2007 7:08 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Atlantic Flight Training (Coventry U.K)
Replies: 1
Views: 1296

You've probably checked it already but they have a sponsorhip for PPL, Class 1, Full Driving Licence holders, cheaper than paying!
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by GoGoGadgetGoAround
Wed Aug 15, 2007 7:04 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Doing courses seperatly at PTC
Replies: 61
Views: 16302

Yeah ATC don't seem to find it funny anymore! Will be gettin the loan as late as I can, same as yourself I'll be workin full time through the ATPLs then hour building and holiday before taking it out. Did you need a guarantor or someones deeds?? and any possibility on deffered payment? BoI mentioned...