Tag Archives: IFR

First 50-Mile Cross-Country Flight

Yesterday, after a few weeks of trying to do so, I was able to finally fly a cross-country flight down to Corvallis (CVO), up to Salem (SLE), and back home to Twin Oaks (7S3).  The flight was one of my … Continue reading

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Soloing At MMV

I went to Twin Oaks expecting to make a trip to McMinnville and then head over to Salem for more pre-cross country practice.  Instead, I ended up flying to McMinnville and soloing there! Before heading over to McMinnville, Rick and … Continue reading

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First Flight To Salem (SLE)

Flight from Twin Oaks to McNary Field in Salem. Longest flight to-date. Continue reading

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First Flight Into KHIO

First flight into Portland-Hillsboro Airport (HIO) along with information about the days flight and that I get to start soloing between Twin Oaks and Aurora State. Continue reading

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Friday Flight Then Poker

I usually only fly Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays.  However with the weather getting in the way and life for me and my instructor, this last week I had to do a flight on Friday to get one in.

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Christina’s First Flight

Yesterday I had one of my best flights yet.  Not only did my girlfriend Christina come up flying with me, but I was able to do a number of procedures I’ve been practicing and nailed most all of them.

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Foggles…of course!

Flying through clouds is something that I’ll want to experience some day, but for now, I’m just going to stay clear of them clouds and instead enjoy the experience of my Foggles!

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