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by Mark H
Tue Apr 26, 2005 3:52 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Certification differences
Replies: 7
Views: 1698

Certification differences

A Quick Question, with I am sure a long answer. What is the difference between VLA Microlight and Normal Airplane? I know that there is a weight difference 450kg for microlights 560kg for VLA but does a VLA have to be a homebuilt? What are the differences for the owner? And for the Piolt, I have onl...
by Mark H
Mon Apr 25, 2005 11:24 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FAA Licence
Replies: 15
Views: 4879

FAA Route

Thanks for the input, I never heard of these inconsistenices. Are they recent? Are these going to have a definate practical effect? I can't see the pregnancy problem being an issue with me (I am 100% certain that I wont get pregnant as I am male) and if I am required to wear glasses it would only be...
by Mark H
Sun Apr 24, 2005 3:17 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FAA Licence
Replies: 15
Views: 4879

Sorry I forgot to ask what do you mean B,I,O,N?

Mark
by Mark H
Sun Apr 24, 2005 3:15 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FAA Licence
Replies: 15
Views: 4879

I as already stated have had a PPL many years ago, although I did think about the microlight route I would prefer to be able to fly something a little larger also. Surely I would be able to get my Licence back without too many hours. I only plan on having a PPL possibley with further ratings but not...
by Mark H
Sat Apr 23, 2005 12:08 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FAA Licence
Replies: 15
Views: 4879

FAA Licence

Not so simple a question. I used to have a PPL many years ago. But was unable to keep the flying up once I had a Mortgage. Now I would love to get back properly. In fact I started back a few years ago but then got caught up in the change of ownership of Weston and eventually stopped as I was unsure ...