Tag: flight lesson

It looks like Jason might have had a catholic upbringing and is getting a few things a little confused up there at 7,500 feet. I am pretty sure Jason isn’t a bad or dumb student. It’s just that Chuck is …

Follow the five C’s Read More »

Tagged with: , , , ,

I must admit, as a helicopter pilot, things above 18,000 feet MSL get a little confusing to me as well. I have not yet learned how to read high altitude weather prog charts, just to name one example, or anything …

Still confused? Read More »

Tagged with: , , ,

Going through initial flight training can be a very rewarding experience but it sure has a lot of ups and downs. You are studying theoretical skills and you are learning motor skills at the same time. Some days feel like …

So much to learn still Read More »

Tagged with: , , , ,

When I was a young buck taking my first couple of flight lessons here in the States, I also had a young brand-new flight instructor. I was pretty much her first student for a stuck-wing private pilot rating. One day …

Losing an engine Read More »

Tagged with: , , , , ,