CPL ME IR in one EASA state and Licence issued by another

PPL Licence

So just a quick one as a couple of people have messaged me about doing your CPL ME IR in one EASA state and Licence issued by another. This is a straight forward one for once (feels weird saying that about anything to do with licencing in aviation) but it actually is. The licence is … Read moreCPL ME IR in one EASA state and Licence issued by another

I finally have my licence

PPL Licence

I have not actually made a post for a while, because there hasn’t been anything to post about. However, after the best part of 2 and a half months, I finally have my licence! I applied at the start of November for my licence but the CAA have been taken absolutely ages to send them. … Read moreI finally have my licence

The CAA say my licence is ready, they just can’t send it to me

PPL Licence

I had a call from the UK CAA yesterday and the CAA say my licence is ready, they just can’t send it to me. I never seem to have a smooth experience when dealing with the UK CAA. I applied for my CPL ME IR on the 5th of November. Yesterday on the 20th December … Read moreThe CAA say my licence is ready, they just can’t send it to me

Suspending the class 1 medical

So, I have recently had experience with suspending the class 1 medical. As well as going through the ATPL theory hell over the last 2 years, I have also been going through orthodontic work that cumulated in jaw surgery this past Wednesday.  This is about as much fun as it sounds and obviously, during this … Read moreSuspending the class 1 medical

Quick update

welshpool

So since I finished my training I thought I would give a quick update. To be honest, there is not really a whole lot to say. The UK CAA is being the UK CAA. I have applied for my licence on the 5th November and they have not even looked at it. I called them … Read moreQuick update

Three years of flying

Brighton en route to Lydd

This month marks 3 years since I started flying, so following on from the first two posts, I thought I would recap what I have managed to achieve. I finished my ATPL exams – These exams were one of the most difficult things that I have ever done. What made it worse is that they … Read moreThree years of flying

The passenger who landed a plane

While this isn’t new, it is one of the most incredible stories that I have ever seen. I must have watched it about 4 times over the years but every time I am still in shock. The story is about a The passenger who landed a plane. The passenger (John Wildey) is on a flight … Read moreThe passenger who landed a plane

Two years of flying

Another year has passed and this month marks two years of flying, so I thought it would be cool to recap what I have managed to achieve. Night Rating – I managed to achieve my night rating last winter. This allows me to fly at night (funnily enough) and means if you get caught coming … Read moreTwo years of flying

SkyDemon Review

Skydemon Android

So I am late to the game on this one but this is my SkyDemon review. Now I am sure most of you are familiar with this software and most likely have used it a lot more than I have. I also know that there is a large group of people who are about to … Read moreSkyDemon Review

Bose A20 review

So a few months back I decided to upgrade my David Clark H10-13.4 to a set of Bose A20’s. I wanted to fly a bit with the new headset before I gave my opinion of them, so this is my Bose A20 review. Firstly I want to start by saying the David Clark are a … Read moreBose A20 review