Monthly Archives: March 2015

March 28, 2015 – Training. Impressed with CPPP

I’ve had several communications with CPPP, the owner’s group I belong to for my Twin Comanche. I had done some proficiency flying once and had a star for an instructor. Mike B and I attended, and both had the chance … Continue reading

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March 27, 2015 – Flight Instruction

This might be better entitled – How to Start a Flight Instruction Business if you are Frank Dorrin. My goals drove my approach to this business, so take what works for you and leave the rest. I came to understand … Continue reading

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March 27, 2015 – Keeping the Conversation Going

I am writing this blog from a nice hotel room in Charlotte. We flew from Salisbury to Philly in the morning; then Roanoake; Charlotte; and a round trip to Greensboro. Thunderstorms were up there, but nothing serious and we circumvented … Continue reading

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June 16, 2009 – Replay / Multi-Engine ATP Checkride

I’m rehashing a few webposts I’d done a number of years ago to help answer some questions coming my way. These questions arose from recent blogs covering my transition to full-time flying. The airplane I’m talking about in this blog is my first … Continue reading

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March 21, 2015 – Q&A – Aviation as a Second Career

Flying along this morning from Watertown and Albany, it occurred to me that there were a few questions that no one asked. I’ve noted a few questions I may take the time to answer, but encourage the readers to add … Continue reading

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March 19 – Q&A – Aviation as a Second Career

Recently I’ve been having a discussion with Jim L around my second career and the choices leading up to it; PA30 ownership; and other topics common to us both. We were having an email discussion on these topics when it occurred to me … Continue reading

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March 16, 2015 – Making Changes and Deciding on My Next Goal

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Flying allot and changing how I do things…… Just off of six straight days of commercial flying as part of three different crews. By the end of the week I was thoroughly exhausted and actually tired of flying. I started … Continue reading

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March 13, 2015 – Seasons Change

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Departed Salisbury (SBY) to Philly yesterday in bright beautiful sunshine. Not a cloud in the sky as we watched the sun come up, wondering why we had a ground delay of 45 minutes before we could depart. Flying with a … Continue reading

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