Category Archives: Flying

New Online Store for Ultralight Aircraft of Iowa

I have been flying Ultralights and Light Sport aircraft out of Manchester Iowa for the three years now, thanks to the help and the support from Jim and Ann at Ultralight Aircraft of Iowa. Recently, I have been helping them … Continue reading

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Problems Activating Microsoft Flight Simulator X

I have every Microsoft Flight Simulator since the very first one they released.  It has continued to be an incredible product! This round, I had some issues installing and activating the new Microsoft Flight Simulator X so I thought I … Continue reading

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Getting Your Sport Pilots License

I recently received my sport pilots license, (for more information about what the sport pilots license is click here), this spring and the excitement of the accomplishment has not yet worn off.   For me, this was the next step … Continue reading

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Sport Pilot Instruction

In one of my earlier blog postings, I had some information about the Sport Pilot license. Well, I am almost finished up. I have the practical flight test to do now. I hope to have this accomplished with a temporary … Continue reading

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Heartland Flyers Flight Club

This weekend I became the newsletter writer, PR person, secretary and treasurer for a flight club called the Heartland Flyers.(That is what happens when you miss the first meeting of the year J  Besides, I enjoy doing this as well … Continue reading

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Sport Pilot – Quicksilver Ultralight Sport Aircraft with Floats Video

I am one-step closer to getting my sport pilot license to be ready for flying in the spring. Written test is passed and out of the way, next step is the practical.   If you are interested in flying but … Continue reading

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Flying, Geocaching or Both?

Today turned out to be a fun filled day beginning with flying the ultralight this morning and geocaching with the family this afternoon. Along with flying this morning, I was having some good geocaching discussions with the owner of the … Continue reading

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