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Not flying in the rain …

In Flight Log on January 30, 2011 at 1:49 pm

The weather has been dismal for the last few days.  Nevertheless, I got out of bed at 5 a.m. to be at the club for an 8 a.m. flight with Charlie Foxtrot.  Looking out of the window and following the rain radars and METAR/TAF on teh Internet started to show a picture that kept me from leaving the house.   Read the rest of this entry »

Flying in the rain

In Flight Log on January 23, 2011 at 12:06 am

Heavy rain as seen out of Cessna 172

“I’m laughing at clouds, so dark up above … Let the stormy clouds chase, Everyone from the place … I have a smile on my face.”  After today’s flying experience, I can’t say I would agree with Frank Sinatra. Read the rest of this entry »

Today I picked up my PPL

In Private Pilot License on January 16, 2011 at 5:38 pm

Captain Singh handing over my PPL

I went to the club today to pick up my PPL. This weekend captain Singh is teaching the Ground School. I understand that quite a few new students have started this year.  Things look much better for the club after last year’s draught, and I am glad that it does. Read the rest of this entry »

My first flight with Charlie Foxtrot in 2011

In Flight Log on January 8, 2011 at 12:16 pm

Check fuel on Cessane 172 9M-WCF

Went to FRAS in the morning. Tahir was already there and Alvin arrive a bit later.

As usual Nurul arrived at 8 am with the keys. I discovered that Captains Singh and Muk were not coming to the club today. The Singh family is on holiday until Wednesday next week. Read the rest of this entry »