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Cool Pics from News46

I was bored last night and decided to type in “YKZ” into flickr to see what popped up. Amongst the photos of some event someplace, I found a nice picture of the new tower...

How Do You Keep It?

How Do You Keep It?

So you’ve worked your butt off (and took out a second mortgage on your home) to get your pilot licence. Now that you have it, how do you keep it? A lot of people...

How I Did

First of all, I would like to thank everyone (again) that wished me good luck and congratulated me on passing. I received a comment from someone named “kkjlai” who wanted to know more about...

All Done!

All Done!

Thanks to everyone that wished me luck on my check ride today. I passed! Just have to take care of some paper work with my FI tomorrow. This includes syncing up my paper log...

PPL Test Tomorrow!

PPL Test Tomorrow!

The weather tomorrow is looking good for my PPL test. I spent some time today with my FI reviewing a couple of items and I’m going to study some ground items tonight. Hopefully I...

New Tower, Thunderstorms, Supervisory

New Tower, Thunderstorms, Supervisory

The awesome ATC guys and gals at Buttonville moved into their new tower this morning. Hope you like your new digs! The new tower brings frequency coupling to Ground and Tower. With the old...

No-Go on Supervisory Ride

No-Go on Supervisory Ride

My PPL Exam is set for July 2nd. I was supposed to do a supervisory ride today, except that was canceled due to weather (blasted TCUs and winds gusting to 25). I’m ready as...

Canada’s No-Fly List

Canada’s No-Fly List

Canada’s No-Fly List went live today. I know nothing about it as i’m still getting up to speed about it. However, CBC (the company I work for during my day job) has some interesting...

Diversion to Holland Landing

My latest solo flight was a diversion to Holland Landing Airpark. The plan was to divert from Claremont to CLA4. I had previously been to CLA4 with my FI, but this was the first...