I wasn’t going to quit tonight until I managed to do an entire lazy eight correctly in the Trinidad. Something just wasn’t working, all this time. I just couldn’t get it. Tonight I experimented a little and finally realized what … Read More
I flew 1.3 hours this evening. I saw some of the river flooding that is on the news! I did a little better at lazy eights. I also worked on steep turns and eights on pylons. I can do eights … Read More
I flew with my instructor friend Kevin in the Trinidad this evening. I wanted another set of eyes during maneuvers and some comment on my lazy eights. I did steep turns, lazy eights, eights on pylons, and a steep spiral. … Read More
After a month lapse I found myself in the Trinidad again. The weeks before graduation were very busy, and afterward the weather was mostly stormy. I flew around for a while and then did three landings, logging 0.9.
I’m just about dizzy with commercial maneuvers. Kyle flew with me again and I did all the maneuvers for an hour. Maybe I need to stop working on these things for a while, because one thing seems to be getting … Read More
Kyle went up with me to see how I’m doing. He helped me do better lazy eights and chandelles. I did a good steep spiral. I logged 1.1 and we planned another dual lesson for more practice.
It feels good to fly three times in less than a week. I practiced commercial maneuvers for 0.8 hours in the Trinidad.
I’m trying to build Trinidad time as quickly as possible in order to take passengers as soon as possible, and I’m also having a lot of fun flying it! Tonight I put in a lot of time – 2.8 hours … Read More