Results for "flight"


  • Ex TC Oswald - Floods and Tornados

    An Ex-Cyclone that reached only category one (lowest strength) for less than 12 hours travelled from North Queensland all the way to the South of Australia to exit New South Wales near Tasmania and wreaking chaos and breaking records along the way. Maryborough and Hervey Bay were just two towns ...

    Tags: cyclone, floods, tornado, storm, australia, weather, microlight, flight, clouds, rain

  • Weather on the Go-- Does it promote Risk Taking?

    I think so to some extent.   By Stephen Pope / Published: Jan 07, 2013 Flying  (     It's hard to overstate the benefits of having access to a wealth of weather-related informati...

    Tags: Weather, In Flight Weather, ADS-B, Garmin, Risk, capability, datalink weather, information, weather, flight

  • XC Triker Live cross country Feed

    This is an album with live updates from XCTriker on his cross country from Santa Maria (SMX) to Havasu (HII) today!

    Tags: cross country, XC, flight, Mojave

  • PIC First Solo Certified

    As of 19th January 2013 I am a certified microlight pilot. This is my first flight with this status - the day after my instructor signed off on my certification. I made a round trip of approximately 50NM.

    Tags: microlight, trike, solo, pic, training, certification, pilot, flight, xt-912

  • Cloud Dancer

    I left with intentions of practicing forced landings, and having some fun along the way. Now that I am certified, I am still getting used to the concept of flying when and where I want to. If you look at the runway when I go to our local airport, you will see a trike taking off from the run...

    Tags: microlight, flight, trike

  • GoPro: Jeb Corliss Flies Through Tianmen Cave

    The closest thing to flying like a bird used to be hang gliding - well last century anyway. But more recently I think this is more like a bird on steroids! (not so much a soaring Eagle)

    Tags: wing suit, flight, jeb, corliss, gopro

  • Passenger Endorsement... CHECK!

    Today I sent a message to that instructor bloke that sits in the back seat, asking where to find the required information to complete my workbook to accomplish passenger endorsement. He rang me back... We went through the questions that I had already answered, all common sense really, ...

    Tags: learning, passenger, endorsement, training, flight, test

  • Nav Flight App for Android... PPGps!

      I was introduced to this app today for android. Has anyone used it? To me it looks like it will do everything and more that i need.   I especially like the real time on line tracking, and the ability to export kml file...

    Tags: App, software, android, navigation, flight, data

  • For breakfast to Bonners Ferry

    with Tom and George

    Tags: Jozinko, trike, flight, XC flight, 6thannual, Bonners, Ferry

  • Flying is for the Birds- (Excellent article on how cool birds are)

          Proficient Pilot: Flying is for the birds VFR creatures that stay out of the clouds         January 17, 2014 By Barry Schiff      “Once you have tasted flight, y...

    Tags: Birds, Barry Schiff, AOPA, clocked, birds, pilots, flight, pilot