For want of BBQ, bro

With a newly minted license and some friends with a taste for barbecue, we take advantage of warm weather to track down a small airport in Carthage. As luck would have it, they have just what we’re looking for…

Read More For want of BBQ, bro

Hoodlums

Welp, the boys of mild ridiculousness are back at it. We planned to meet promptly at 8ish with Seth taking the first training shift. I was to take time to review for ground-school, as there has been an unfortunate gap since my last training session. Everything went according to plan. Seth arrived a bit after […]

Read More Hoodlums

Homeward Bound

We’re back at it! We got the news Monday evening that our little bird was ready to be picked up. In true form, Seth was on it. Plans were rearranged, our CFI was begged for help, and our meet-up time was chosen. 5:40pm. We met up close to 6. Typical. But we were off! The […]

Read More Homeward Bound

Ice Ice Baby

FINALLY… The crazy 7+ inches of snow is mostly gone and we are able to get back out to the plane. Which is a good thing – she needs some electrical work done. What’s not a good thing? Ice. Ice on the wings is bad news bears. Like, this ice is worse than the vanilla […]

Read More Ice Ice Baby

Keeping it cool

Well it is official. On a 19*F January day, we formally kick off our flight training. The plan is fairly simple. Schedule 3 days a week knowing the weather will hate us sometimes, and then time it so that one of us has a lesson in the morning and the other in the afternoon. Tada! […]

Read More Keeping it cool