Tagged: examiner


I am a certified pilot!

Probably no better way to start this post than with the emphatic – I AM A CERTIFIED PILOT! As luck would have it, the examiner was able to reschedule our check-ride flight for 6 AM...


PPSE Oral Exam Passed – Flight Discontinued

Well, although still not quite a private pilot, I did accomplish yet another crucial step today, by passing the oral (knowledge) portion of the FAA’s Private Pilot Single Engine (PPSE) examination (check-ride). Unfortunately, when...


Countdown has begun

It’s Saturday morning 6am and the countdown to the private pilot check-ride has officially begun – 3 days! Yesterday’s mock check-ride was very successful with all maneuvers coming in within standards. My instructor even...

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