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If I were a poet, or a writer, I would make this in a short love story or maybe a poem. But I’m just me, so I wrote it down here.

‘I don’t belong here’ the girl said, looking around at the beauty that surrounded her. The boy looked at her, surprised, ‘where do you belong?’ He asked. She tilted her head backwards, looked up and just said ‘there’. The boy didn’t understand; ‘where?’ ‘Up there, In the sky. To touch the clouds, Watch our beautiful… Continue reading If I were a poet, or a writer, I would make this in a short love story or maybe a poem. But I’m just me, so I wrote it down here.

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Should I become a pilot (COVID-19 edition)?

I receive this question reasonably often, but now it seems to be even more important than ever. Why? Because the current pandemic has been a disaster for aviation (sorry no nice way to put it). Many pilots are at home being furloughed, or worse, made redundant. The pilots that are still flying are most probably… Continue reading Should I become a pilot (COVID-19 edition)?

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2nd attempt at the flight school assessment – this time successful (part 1 of 3).

In this blog I will tell you about my flight school assessment (the successful one). My assessment was back in 2013, although this is a while ago, I do believe this blog can give you a good insight about what to expect. My assessment consisted of three phases. I’ll be making a blog per phase,… Continue reading 2nd attempt at the flight school assessment – this time successful (part 1 of 3).

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My first pilot assessment – my first big setback.

Without trying to sound like a show off, life in general had been easy for me. I’ve got a loving and supportive family. Always had great friends around, never been bullied. School was reasonably easy for me. I’ve never really felt insecure about myself. Until I decided I wanted to become a pilot. Life just… Continue reading My first pilot assessment – my first big setback.

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Why did I become a pilot? – Well, I couldn’t think of anything better to do.

This is not your classic love story, but it is a story of love. It just wasn’t love at first sight. Mees & I playing with airplane toys. You would think otherwise when you see this picture, but I did not always knew I wanted to be a pilot someday (Mees did though). When you… Continue reading Why did I become a pilot? – Well, I couldn’t think of anything better to do.