Category Archives: Aviation

Aviation-related articles and videos.

Wife’s first flight!

I mounted an action camera in the cockpit for Dominique’s first small aircraft plane ride (she’s flown commercial lots of times but never in a small general aviation plane).  The expression of sheer terror on her face turning instantly to … Continue reading

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More practice solos waiting for the checkride date

My Private Pilot checkride is now fast approaching, scheduled for the 22nd so I’ve been trying to schedule a solo flight once a week until then to stay current and prepared for the final test in about two weeks as … Continue reading

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Second practical test prep lesson

This was one of the few remaining preparatory lessons before the dreaded oral and practical test for my pilot’s license.  About seven minutes into the video, you’ll see the tail camera suddenly change position pointing just about straight down instead … Continue reading

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