Commercial Pilots License

Before I turned thirty, my goal was to have my Commercial Pilots License.  Saturday 10th November 2018 was a very special and nerve racking day. After 3 days of cancelling my skills test due to poor weather, a 2 hour window of beautiful weather appeared on Saturday morning which heard my callsign, “Exam18” in my DA42 G-HAFT. It has taken a week since I passed … Continue reading Commercial Pilots License

Multi Engine Flying

On the 30 August 2018, I had my first instructional flight on the Diamond DA42 Twin Star aircraft in Oxford airport. I started with my Multi Engine Piston (MEP) Rating which is 6 hours of flight including: familiarisation, general handling, asymmetric flight and circuits plus a theory exam. I am writing this, having completed the MEP (6 hours) and Basic Instrument Flight module (BIFM – … Continue reading Multi Engine Flying

Hour Building across Britain and Europe

After watching Arthur Williams, Flying Across Britain, it made me very nostalgic about my own time carving routes in the sky. Since passing my PPL in 2015 I only recently completed my hour building adventure whilst on ATPL ground school in 2018. Having passed my PPL in the summer of 2015, Over the next 18 months (December 2016) I did 25 hours command time in … Continue reading Hour Building across Britain and Europe