Big day today, not only did JP complete his first solo but we also welcome a new PPL as Guy Hayward successfully completed his skills test.
Well normally it’s like this – You put your head outside, the wind’s gusting and trying to blow your wig off, the wind sock’s trying to go in three different directions at once and you think to yourself “Ah, Tim must be on his way in to the school”.
Well not today, it was a pefectly calm afternoon, the wind dropped away and Tim was ready, so solo I sent him.
Very well done Tim.
Interesting little clip for those who have had ground resonance explained to them and perhaps wondered what it looks like!
A vey good reference guide, not just for those of you studying for your licence but also a refresher for the rest of us!
For anyone who’s had to “Extend Downwind” or has had to put in an “Orbit” or two, here’s the reason why.