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Video: High oil temperature

As we depart north from Carcassonne in the PA28, and climb to FL65, the oil temperature in the Piper Warrior’s engine peaks, causing me to consider my options.

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Flying into Le Mans

Bonus: Owning an aircraft share

Bonus video: Carcassonne landing

Bonus video: La Rochelle departure

Exclusive update

Bonus video: August update

Bonus video: ATC un-cut

Bonus video: Unedited full ATC


Newsletter 17/03/19

Firstly, the good news. Oscar Romeo’s engine has been rebuilt and will be fitted to the airframe in the next couple of weeks. This process has obviously taken far, far longer than anyone envisaged.

About me

About Jon Hunt

Jon Hunt is a BBC regional TV news reporter, and private pilot based in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK. A video journalist, Jon films, scripts and edits much of his own material, as well as reporting live from location.

Special features

European adventure

In May 2018 I joined three other aircraft on a five day tour of Europe, flying through France, Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Austria, Germany and Belgium.