deep dive

A HUGE weather detour!

When you get to my stage of flying, you do start to flirt a little closer with the weather than you would as a newly qualified PPL.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


Unexpected IMC – 180 turn back

On departure from Lognes in Paris, I hit IMC and had to make the quick decision to turn back.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


Deep dive – flying instrument holds

In this bonus video I give you a deep-dive into how I fly instrument holding patterns.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


Soft Field Take Offs

In this deep-dive – I debrief two soft-field take offs.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


I should have gone around

I debrief an approach to Manchester Barton airfield.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


Deep dive – planning the meetup marathon

I talk through the plan for my charity meet-up marathon.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


Bonus: What went wrong with this go-around?

Transition to a new type and a botched go-around.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


Practice Pan at Earls Colne

I decided that the ground crew at Earls Colne needed to be welcomed into the new year with a simulated aircraft emergency.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


What am I doing wrong? – Supporters’ Edition

In this New Years’ Eve vlog-style video, I talk about the challenges of being an aviation YouTuber.   To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.


Bonus video: Flight after sunset

I was running a little late and ended up flying to Biggin Hill after sunset.    To view this content you need to be a member of The Flying Reporter Supporters’ Club. If you are already an active member, please sign in. Not a member?  Join the Supporters’ Club now! Become a Club member now, and get access to bonus content, advert-free episodes, exclusive behind the scenes footage, and schedule a 1-1 zoom session with me.