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by Trigger
Wed Nov 03, 2010 7:28 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Informing IAA about medical conditions
Replies: 10
Views: 3670

Re: Informing IAA about medical conditions

I agree, tell her nothing. Discuss with a decent AME (off the record, or in third party mode), then decide.
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by Trigger
Thu Aug 05, 2010 10:32 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: PPL Today !!!
Replies: 4
Views: 2224

PPL Today !!!

Finally after many years and 86 odd hours, and Irish weather !!! I have to tell the FII community I passed my skill test today 1st time.
Thanks Peter !!! ( Tawse that is.....CFI of the Recreational Flying Club in Kilkenny)
YeeeeeeeHaaaaaaaa !! :D
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by Trigger
Mon Mar 01, 2010 4:03 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: GPS
Replies: 0
Views: 804

GPS

I'm interested in a Garmin Pilot 111 anyone willing to sell ? was outbid on ebay several times so I'm officially tight as a hen's hole ! but dont let that put you off selling. !!
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by Trigger
Thu Aug 20, 2009 11:25 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Life Jackets on Airlines WHY?
Replies: 28
Views: 9119

Hum ! Progress at last !!!! Excellent safety design consideration by our airlines, move em further away from the passenger cause they are being nicked. Wont continue with this again or I'll be chewed up again. But if as you said on another thread re Wexford coast ditching some light aircraft have un...
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by Trigger
Mon Jan 19, 2009 11:20 am
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Life Jackets on Airlines WHY?
Replies: 28
Views: 9119

Xacto, Look if you want to pick holes in what I've ranted about I'm easy pickings. Of course they are of benefit, and Mr Crow you are correct one life is enough to justify their existance, but ........ It's the over emphasis on their safety significance, untill this brave buachaill put it down in (o...
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by Trigger
Sat Jan 17, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Life Jackets on Airlines WHY?
Replies: 28
Views: 9119

Xacto, While I promised my last word on this, you've dug it up again. My Dear Friend NO ONE on that plane was saved or aided by the shaggin wearing of a life jacket. Look at the pictures they are all on the wing waiting for the flotilla of boats that are all in attendance. Here is a comment from the...
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by Trigger
Fri Jan 09, 2009 10:53 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: Class One Medical and Asthma
Replies: 6
Views: 2713

You should not be worried, as Medically you are fit. But with this Lady you never know....... I'd challenge it, if it does not work out for you. I had the same problem with Colour Perception for the PPL, I know I met the criteria of the JAR but this person put in the most obscure restriction that no...
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by Trigger
Mon Jan 05, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: lots of hours no ppl nerves frayed !!
Replies: 10
Views: 4209

i love flying but my problem is nerves!!! should i just bite the bullet and pack it in? it cant be normal! A good friend of mine gave this advice when I asked should I pack it in "Tell you what, pack it in for 3 weeks, and at the end of the 3 weeks relax think about it for a while, and then pa...
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by Trigger
Fri Oct 31, 2008 8:56 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: flight test
Replies: 6
Views: 2327

Flyer 1
Have you been given a date for the test, or have you an idea of the wait time ?
Good Luck anyway, please keep us posted.
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by Trigger
Thu Oct 30, 2008 8:16 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: ppl despair
Replies: 22
Views: 7165

OK Started in 2001 (Ireland) Stopped in 2002 Started back in 2005 (Still Ireland) Currently waiting on Cross Country Solo before applying for the flight test. Current Hours 61 Current Hours in life 420,480 hrs !!!! But hey I'm still officially a student !!! I'll be a PPL before this time next year ,...
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by Trigger
Wed Sep 17, 2008 11:17 am
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Life Jackets on Airlines WHY?
Replies: 28
Views: 9119

OK people Hats off ye Win and I'm off for English lessons, because I obviously cannot get my point across. But I really cannot let this one go...... ifty: I never said it was irrelevant Ifty who in the post previously wrote I fail to understand the relevance of this discussion Nuff said. Ponder on t...
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by Trigger
Wed Sep 17, 2008 8:00 am
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Life Jackets on Airlines WHY?
Replies: 28
Views: 9119

1, Who is arrogant? You to say this is an irrelevant discusssion, it's not to me OK? 2, What do you suggest life jackets are replaced with? I NEVER said replace, leave them there,I want something more relevant to saving a life or limb. 3, What is your point to this whole thing? I am suggesting that...
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by Trigger
Tue Sep 16, 2008 9:32 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: MAYDAY MAYDAY MAYDAY!!!!! RYR208!!!!!!! 11/9/08 EIDW
Replies: 9
Views: 3650

Sorry Michael, :oops:
You dont need it.
I'm Havin a bad day. :cry:
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by Trigger
Tue Sep 16, 2008 9:25 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Life Jackets on Airlines WHY?
Replies: 28
Views: 9119

ifty ! If you bothered to read what I said it's perfectly clear. Eh?? how is it tough luck on the "punters"? I'm not going to repeat myself, but Fly by wire....Concorde....Mega top Jumbo's.....A380. All huge leaps in technology from the early airliner. YET The earlier and our advances ment...
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by Trigger
Tue Sep 16, 2008 3:41 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: MAYDAY MAYDAY MAYDAY!!!!! RYR208!!!!!!! 11/9/08 EIDW
Replies: 9
Views: 3650

Michael 747 the guy admitted sarcasm so move on. :roll: