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I finally got the Sporty's Private Pilot DVD set! I've also built a PC with enough power, for my son and I, to fly MS flight simulator with the details set to high! I must be doing something right, as my wife says we're spending too much time flying the simulator. The first step is always the hardest ...
I took a $49 flight at my local airport about 6 months ago in a Cessna 152, but I plan to take lessons accross the bay where the school has fairly new Diamond Katanas - and insurance is included in the wet price. The Cessna flew, but I was not sure it was going to continue skyward when we took off ...
A silly question. My young, and hip, instructor wore Converse Chuck Taylor's - AKA Converse All Stars. I also noticed in my Tuskeegee airmen poster guys wearing All Stars. I was wearing Merrels with a fairly thick and comfy sole, but I noticed that I could not feel the pedals. Do thin soled shoes offer better 'feel' in small aircraft? If so, I think I'll pick up a pair of Chuck Taylor's!
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