The Home Field Advantage

Another day of practicing landings but at my home field today.  I have a 7pm flight tonight; I love flying this time of day.  The sky is spectacular and the weather has cleared from all the rain this weekend.  I arrive early just to take it all in; I love …

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Determination and Practice

It’s time to figure this landing thing out and get it down. I told Robert to work me and help me get this done. I want to know what I’m doing wrong and how to make it right.  He was correcting me and honing my skills and definitely working me …

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Getting the Hang of It

Another nine days have past since my last flight.  I tried to go this week but the weather was truly uncooperative and I had a vacation to the beach that was waiting for my arrival.  I didn’t want it to be this long between flights but sometimes you just can’t …

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And Still I Practice

My flight on Tuesday got cancelled due to some bad storms that rolled through the area.  It was a good call because we had some serious flooding with trees down and pea size hail thrown in as well.  The best thing is we had been sitting near 100 degrees for …

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Frustration with landings

Awe, the fog, she be the devil today.  I was scheduled for an 8 am flight but Robert called early and rescheduled me for 1:30 pm because we had such poor visibility this morning. I miss the early flight but will be glad to be back in the air today …

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Just Like I Remember

I’ve been waiting my whole life to do a ‘touch and go!’  I used to watch the planes at night while sitting near the runway on base doing touch and go’s when I was in the Air Force.  The C-5’s practiced at Sheppard AFB back when I was there for training and I …

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