AStarB3 → HELO HUMOR: One day my CFII and I where on routine IFR training flight during my instrument shooting the ILS runway 30 into Visalia on a perfectly clear day in the valley. As we passed over the final approach fix he lets out a resounding "OHHH SHIT". As the words rin... moreOne day my CFII and I where on routine IFR training flight during my instrument shooting the ILS runway 30 into Visalia on a perfectly clear day in the valley. As we passed over the final approach fix he lets out a resounding "OHHH SHIT". As the words ring in my headset I rip my foggles off drop the collective and bank hard right. I am surprised as I look to my left to see utter surprise and terror on his face. "What was that all about?" He asks me. "You said OH SHIT." "Ya because my phone went dead and I'm waiting for a TXT". After that we established a SOP for what constitutes an OH SHIT moment. After that we where flying along one day, again with me under the hood, when suddenly he grabs the cyclic and banks hard. I pull off my foggles just in tim to see a bundle of balloons fly past the windscreen..... "Now that was an OH SHIT moment was all I could say. less
June 13, 2010
AStarB3 → HELO HUMOR: Sullenberger's not so great. You know what a great pilot would have done? Not hit the birds. That's what I do everyday, not hit birds, where's my ticket to the Grammy's?
June 13, 2010
CFICARE: Are you currently instructing? What part? I am in San Diego
The first helicopter I ever flew in was owned by the Ontario Police department. After 1 flight I knew this is what i wanted to do for the rest of my life. CPL-H, CFII-H 200+
AS 350 B3
I an a 21 year old flight instructor from Southern California
February 3, 1989
Sorry for not being on in a while. We just had our 4th child a couple of weeks ago. She came 8 weeks earlier than expected and will be in the NICU for up to a month. Most of my time is spent between work and going to the NICU. Hope everyone is doing well.
omg I havent been here in like 7 months!!!! whats good rotorspace?