Tag: maneuvers

  • IR Part 141: The End-of-course Check

    Part 141 course requires the internal school check flight before allowing students to have a checkride. Usually the school chief pilot or some senior flight instructor performs this check. In my case this is the school owner, Tom Davis. The weather is fine today, and I have to demonstrate that I am ready for a […]

  • IR part 141: Holding

    The next part of the course includes flying holding patterns. Sometimes it is not possible to make the next planned step or maneuver right away: for example, due to very congested air traffic, or rapidly changing weather. In this case an aircraft can wait some time in the air. But the airplane is constantly moving […]