Flying News

VFR into IMC flight

I had to abort my local flight from Biggin Hill, after entering potentially freezing IMC weather shortly after take off.

Work News

Instrument Rating (Restricted)

I have started training for my UK restricted instrument rating, which will allow me to fly (subject to conditions) in cloud and poor visibility in certain UK airspace.  After about five or so lessons from Headcorn Aerodrome, I’m starting to train how to fly holding patterns and procedures.

Rural Crime Survey

Some farmers in the South East say they don’t bother reporting thefts and attacks on livestock because the perception is that rural crime can’t be solved and it won’t result in prosecution.