Tag Archives: flying

Mulino

Today’s flight consisted of a number of landings over at Mulino State Airpark.  These landings consisted of the usual: normal, short, and soft field.  On top of this however, I got to practice and do a great job at some … Continue reading

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Landings Landings Landings

Yesterday evening I went flying with Steve and our big focus was on landing.  It’s been said “Flying is the second greatest thrill known to man…Landing is the first!” This quote hits home pretty hard as landing have always been … Continue reading

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Better Landings

Since getting back into the cockpit again after almost a year, my flying has been getting better and better.  I really noticed this when I went flying Sunday.  My landings and overall flying were better and smoother than they’ve really … Continue reading

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Them Winds Be Strong!

Today I went flying in the morning where I encountered some very strong winds (20+ knots with gusts up to 30).  Though I’ve flown in the wind before, this was by far my windiest flight.

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100 Hours

Today’s flight, my 84th one, marks a pretty significant point in my learning to fly.  I reached 100 hours of time flying!  I also soloed again during this flight here at Troutdale.  It also reaches four years of “Looking To … Continue reading

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