Legendary South African Bush Pilot CC Pocock will be in Ireland at Milltownpass airfield from 2nd – 12th June 2015 conducting Advanced Bush Flying Course and Mountain Pilot Proficiency Courses. This is an advanced bush flying course with emphasis on mountain flying techniques and procedures. Guaranteed to make any pilot much SAFER, more PROFICIENT and…Details
Waterford Aero club hosted students from Carlow IT today. We wish you all the best on your course and we hope you enjoyed your first flight!
To mark the end of the summer season, we are holding a fly-in event on the 14th of September. Make a note in your diaries! This event is open to all but we would like to particularly extend the invitation to female pilots around the country. The Airport has been extremely kind in waiving the…Details
For the months of June, July and August we have reduced the rental rate for our Piper Cherokee, EI-CMB, to €130 per tach hour. That is some seriously cheap flying!
We are celebrating out 30th birthday this year and to mark the occasion, the RTE Nationwide team came to the Club to do a feature on us as part of a special episode about Waterford Airport. Thanks to everyone for coming out early and enjoying the beautiful weather! The episode will air on March 26th.…Details
Name: Paul Meyler Age: 25 License(s): PPL Total Hours: 140 When did you join Waterford Aero Club? September 2008 Best flying memory: My most enjoyable flight to date was over the weekend of the Tall Ships in Waterford. I took my partner in crime for her first flight since I got my licence. She has…Details
Name: Brian Power Age: 43 License(s): CPL Total Hours: 4000 logged When did you join Waterford Aero Club? I joined the Aero club in 1999 after returning from the States. Best flying memory: All my solo consolidation flying as a PPL student. The anticipation I felt on those Saturday mornings in Denver, Colorado was like…Details
Hi all, Almost 850 viewers already! Well, I was flying at 8 am this morning, and my skills test was scheduled for 5 pm. I met the examiner at the airport at 4 pm, with all my documents: Licence, Medical, Weight & Balance, Performance Calculations, Logbook and the CAA forms. He gave me a route…Details
Hi All, Well this was going to be a long day, so I’ll make the first post as brief as possible. Arrived at the airport for 8 am, filed our plan to Granada Airport, Almeria airport and back to Malaga. Did some approaches into Granada, ILS, VOR and over to Almeria. Seville Control told us to…Details
Another early start this morning. Got up at 6:30 to get the bus. I arrived early to get the flight plan in. It was to Almeria again. I sent away the flight plan and shortly after got all the NOTAMs, weather and did out my route plan. The instructor arrived and I was then let out…Details