CPL ME IR: Week 3

Bartolini Air

A short recap of CPL ME IR: Week 3. Days 14-21 Unfortunately, there is not much to say about this week. I had to return to England from Wednesday-Sunday so there was no flying done at all. On Monday I spent my time revising for the IR test which I sat on Tuesday and thankfully … Read moreCPL ME IR: Week 3

CPL ME IR: Week 2

Bartolini Air

Another week down so this is a recap of CPL ME IR: Week 2 Day 8 – 14 So I can pretty much sum up the entire week in two words, IR Prep. We have been in a classroom with Adam all week who has been giving us lectures on the IR theory side of … Read moreCPL ME IR: Week 2

CPL ME IR: Week 1

Salsa 2

Bloody hell, this week has absolutely flown by, I literally haven’t had a min to myself. However here is a roundup of CPL ME IR: Week 1. I am studying at Bartolini Air in Lodz, Poland. Day 1 We met at the school and spent half the day getting to know each other, how the … Read moreCPL ME IR: Week 1

Hour Building – The final few hours

Local area flights

So I have finally finished my hour building so this is a quick post on my Hour Building – The final few hours. The share plane never returned so I made the right call by not waiting for it. I have ended up finishing with 101 hours PIC and 146.9 hours total. The reason I … Read moreHour Building – The final few hours

Hour Building Update

G-CSBM Fenland

It has been a while so I thought I would do a quick hour building update. As things stand I have 21 hours left to do to make the 150 required for the CPL to start. I haven’t been able to fly the share aircraft as it has been away in the shop for at … Read moreHour Building Update

How to pass the ATPL theory exams

Navigation planning

Well, this post has been a long time coming, this is my advice on how to pass the ATPL theory exams. To be honest, I wasn’t even totally sure that I was even going to get to write this post due to having 1 exam to pass on my last sitting. However, things went well … Read moreHow to pass the ATPL theory exams

ATPL Exam First time and overall pass rates 2013 – 2018

Navigation planning

Fresh on the heals on the previous FOI request in regards to the ATPL exams I decided to take it one step further and request the ATPL Exam First time and overall pass rates 2013 – 2018. I feel it is important for this information to be made public and it should be available for … Read moreATPL Exam First time and overall pass rates 2013 – 2018

ATPL Theory Month 25: POF Results

Hi everyone, a very quick update here for ATPL Theory Month 25: POF Results. POF – 81% I have been so stressed with this exam, I have been at it none stop for 8 weeks after failing it twice. However I feel I was much better prepared this time around and even after making a … Read moreATPL Theory Month 25: POF Results

UK ATPL pass rates for 16/17 and 17/18

Navigation planning

So someone had the genius idea of submitting a freedom of information request for the UK ATPL pass rates for 16/17 and 17/18 from the UK CAA. The UK CAA doesn’t publish this information so it is probably the first time this information has been shared, well at least publically anyways. I thought I would … Read moreUK ATPL pass rates for 16/17 and 17/18

ATPL Theory Month 24: POF

Fenland

Just a quick update from ATPL theory month 24: POF There really isn’t much to say about it really. I have been going all out on what is my last exam trying to get my head around it all. If I am being honest I think POF got a little neglected, as first time Mass … Read moreATPL Theory Month 24: POF