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How I turned up on the wrong day and went SOLO!

It was a lazy day in early August 2014 when I found myself driving to Conington airfield with a ‘clear’ mind and conscience for the first time in a couple of months. 2,123 more words


Loitering in a Hedge

Found a good lane near Conington with view towards the village.  Some sheep wandered into view as I was cleaning up, so may add some of these later.  56 more words

Putting the 'student' in the pilot is an academic exercise it seems!

So, here I am after an enforced 5 week sabbatical from practical flight lessons in favour of a period of study and reflection (which means looking in the mirror and seeing a really useless, old and slightly overweight student pilot staring back at me! 1,163 more words