Category: Flight Training

Instrument Rating Training Revisited

Instrument Rating Training Revisited instrument flight training

With the advent of my new motivation on this blog, comes the desire to start knocking out all of my desired flight ratings. As discussed many times on this blog, I am a private pilot and next on the docket is to complete my instrument rating training. Now, I feel confident about starting to document […]

Best Paragliding Alaska Videos I Can Find

Best Paragliding Alaska Videos I Can Find paragliding alaska

When it comes to Paragliding, I know just about as much as the next pilot (so not that much). It’s a different form of flying and one that I have always been so intrigued by. But the more intriguing thing to me is paragliding Alaska style. Not only is it Alaska, but it’s cold and […]

Svetlana Kapanina Aerobatic Pilot Epicness

Svetlana Kapanina Aerobatic Pilot Epicness Svetlana Kapanina

When it comes to dominating the skies, Svetlana Kapanina is surely to ring a bell in aviation’s top aerobatic pilots list. I remember stumbling across her performance on Youtube a while back, and as I began to dig back into the black hole that is aerobatic videos I rediscovered her. As a Russian aerobatic pilot, […]

The differences between a Cessna 172 vs 182

The differences between a Cessna 172 vs 182 Cessna 182 vs 172

To the untrained eye, many non-pilots wouldn’t know the difference between a Cessna 172 vs 182. Honestly, some new beginning pilots struggle to see the difference as well. Do you even know what the image above airplane is? To be even more honest, it’s sometimes hard to tell myself what the difference between any single […]

Best Aviation Headset Review For Any Pilot

Best Aviation Headset Review For Any Pilot best aviation headset

It’s no secret that one of the most intimate items you will purchase or have purchased in your aviation life is your headset. It’s sometimes frustrating finding the best aviation headset for your head shape, needs, and price point. To be honest, there are quite a lot of options on the market for you to […]

A humble toast to the pursuit…

A humble toast to the pursuit… Christen Eagle

This is just another post about someone pursuing their flying dreams. I totally get if you decide not to “subscribe”, “share”, and otherwise indulge in my life pursuits. Quite frankly, I’m writing this for myself. Call it an accountability tool, journal, or just a plain ol’ builders log. Whatever it be, I am here and going to […]

Best Light Sport Aircraft, My Opinion on the Flight

Best Light Sport Aircraft, My Opinion on the Flight Flight Design CTLS

This past weekend I had the chance to do a little flying in what some consider to be the best light sport aircraft on the market. I’m talking about the Flight Design CTLS. I logged 0.8 and 4 landings to be exact. Locally there is a flight school that offers light sport rentals and flight […]