North to South Europe in 46 Hours

After 7 months of working full time as a flight instructor in Spain, I was presented with a last minute opportunity to ferry a Diamond Twinstar (DA42), initially from Huesca (LEHC) to Montpelier (LFMT), then from Antwerp (EBAW) to Huesca via Troyes (LFQB). This was the single longest trip I have done in my short aviation career, a length of 1085nm in a small aircraft. … Continue reading North to South Europe in 46 Hours

Lleida Air Challenge 2019

Two months into being a qualified flight instructor, I was given the opportunity to fly the multi engined aircraft (DA42) since finishing my commercial training in December 2018.  We were to man the static display at the Lleida Air Challenge 2019 the first weekend in June 2019. Two instructors, two students and several hundred excited aviation enthusiasts wanting to jump into the aircraft over a … Continue reading Lleida Air Challenge 2019

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