Tag: thoughts

  • Job Search

    More than a year passed since I started searching a good flight school. I started with Europe (and finally got my PPL), then obtained a FAA CPL in the US. It required a lot of effort, I checked out tons of information. Generally I suppose that I made a right decision. Now I understand that […]

  • What’s Next?

    The question is relevant probably for almost every brand new pilot, especially outside of the US. Finally the moment comes when the student becomes a pilot. But the license is just the beginning. Employers are looking for experience, and a flight school gives just a basic one. Usually the typical path for an American is […]

  • Where to Learn to Fly

    For every professional pilot the first step is a Private Pilot License (PPL). The second usual step is an Instrument Rating (IR) which allows to fly in worse weather. Currently I’m at this stage, what’s next? For various reasons I decided to learn in Europe and in the US. Australia or New Zealand are incredibly […]

  • Documents

    I headed to Czech Republic for my PPL. I passed my checkride in May, and my documents are ready now. I think I could ask for mailing them, but I decided to pick them up by myself. There were two reasons for that: I want to obtain 1st class medical, and I enjoy traveling. I […]

  • Current Mood

    I have clear plans and goals. My mood now can be described by something like this: Wild and free