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by xpro
Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:48 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: NFC/ Flightwise/ East Coast Flight School?
Replies: 5
Views: 2994

Re: NFC/ Flightwise/ East Coast Flight School?

Hi, When i was getting my PPL i done the same reasearch as yourself. Ended up with NFC. The simply reason was the availablity of various aircrafts and numerous instructors. At later stage if you decide to stay PPL level, you will want to hire planes and go flying.( unless you have your own plane) Wi...
by xpro
Fri Nov 23, 2012 7:13 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: PPL Life Insurance
Replies: 3
Views: 1637

Re: PPL Life Insurance

I was after the same type of insurance and got some redicoluos quotes lately.
by xpro
Fri Nov 23, 2012 7:10 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: ATPL Exams
Replies: 2
Views: 1688

Re: ATPL Exams

I would like to know that too. Im sitting my atpls next march :twisted:
by xpro
Fri Oct 26, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Flying Samba xxl with PPL for hourbuilding
Replies: 2
Views: 1567

Flying Samba xxl with PPL for hourbuilding

Gday, Recently i heard that a few Sambas in Eiab are registred as Class A aircraft and can be now flown under PPL licence for hourbuilding purposes. Just wondering how does that work, if ones does fly them for purpose of hourbuilding towards your CPL, will the hours be taken into account or will the...
by xpro
Sat Jul 14, 2012 4:04 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: FOR SALE - Oxford ATPL Manuals (All 14) and interactive CD's
Replies: 1
Views: 1144

Re: FOR SALE - Oxford ATPL Manuals (All 14) and interactive CD's

would you sell the cd`s separately? i have the books already. pm if so
regards
by xpro
Thu May 10, 2012 9:18 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL study technique
Replies: 3
Views: 1850

Re: PPL study technique

Hi, I started same as yourself, got my class 1 and then started with PPL Course and now hope to move onto cpl. Regards studying i used Trevor Thom books which i find excellent, and also Oxford DVD`s as an addition which provide very good animated explanations. I have pretty much finished with the co...
by xpro
Sun Mar 04, 2012 8:03 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PPL Radio Telephony Course
Replies: 8
Views: 3957

Re: PPL Radio Telephony Course

Hi, I dont think theres a radio course available over here, you pretty much learn that when you flying with your instructor. Im also struggling and get confused a lot when theres loads to repeat back. Just incase if you dont have this, CAA radio telephony manula, very helpfull and technical Cheers h...
by xpro
Sat Mar 03, 2012 9:10 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Student manuals etc for sale (ppl/atpl)
Replies: 8
Views: 2571

Re: Student manuals etc for sale (ppl/atpl)

Would 50€ buy the book never get lost??

Let me know ,
Philip
by xpro
Fri Nov 04, 2011 11:14 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: BOEING Jacket for sale SOLD
Replies: 3
Views: 1867

Re: BOEING Jacket for sale

can you txt me please, i can collect it anytime. cheers
087 two 18 one one 37
by xpro
Mon Oct 31, 2011 3:55 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Airband Radios v Transceivers
Replies: 8
Views: 2834

Re: Airband Radios v Transceivers

To be honest,transciver you will probably never need to use, unless you have a plane with no radio installed. For just listening the radio transmission any good scanner will do. Have a look for scanners that have Close call feature (UNIDEN USC230) which means they will pick up any signal thats being...
by xpro
Sun Oct 30, 2011 4:13 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: BOEING Jacket for sale SOLD
Replies: 3
Views: 1867

Re: BOEING Jacket for sale

where are you based mate?
by xpro
Sun Oct 30, 2011 4:02 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Class 1 medical
Replies: 23
Views: 16375

Re: Class 1 medical

Hi all, I'm new to this forum and I was hoping for some advice. I've been told by the Aero Medical Team at gatwick to book an initial JAA Class 1 medical examination. My story is that I have previously failed the IAA eyesight test due to a muscle imbalance. Having sent various reports to the team i...
by xpro
Wed Aug 31, 2011 9:29 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Air Pilots manual Trevor Tom
Replies: 3
Views: 1514

Re: Air Pilots manual Trevor Tom

Hi, are these still available?
cheers
by xpro
Sun Aug 28, 2011 8:52 pm
Forum: Aerobatics
Topic: Nice flying skills
Replies: 0
Views: 4544

Nice flying skills

21 year old flying the Extra 300s, some serious skills there, pure talent :D
enjoy :mrgreen:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NUS4sOJLH6c
by xpro
Wed Aug 24, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Class 1 medical
Replies: 23
Views: 16375

Re: Class 1 medical

Im getting my inital class 1 now, so if i do it in uk, it means that i cant do the CPL in ireland and vice versa? Hi KK Flyer! A word of caution; I do not think you can get an Irish Issued JAA CPL on the basis of a UK Medical. You may need to undergo a transfer. On the otherhand, the CAA will issue ...