Nancy has a maintenance problem shortly after take-off. She handles it well and the airport scrambles emergency vehicles just in case. Listen to radio exchanges.
Steve and Nancy complete their annual recurrency training in the TBM.
Example of what happens when one becomes overly focused on the wrong thing.
My brother, Dave, and I took off a few days to go the West Coast Touring Motor Glider Fly-In in Minden, NV on July 12 through 16. We went 2 years ago by Cirrus as my Ximango was stuck in the shop for an extended annual. This time we took the Ximango. Thurs – July 12 We got to airport …
We completed our annual recurrency training with TSI and learned a lot while having a good time.
We executed a two week trip to the East Coast in the TBM to visit family and friends and to conduct business meetings. Here is summary of the flight legs and experiences.
Nancy completes her initial training at Simcom and then final test ride at Falcon Field in Arizona.
I use the TBM to pick up a new Bernese Mountain Dog puppy in La Grande, OR for the Clarks to bring home to White Salmon. Cali sure is cute, but look at the size of those paws. She will be big!
Andrew Hayes flies with Steve on an instrument currency flight to check out the G1000 avionics suite and to get re-infected with the aviation bug.
Trip in the Cirrus to visit the Embry-Riddle Eagles at the Branson MO National Tournament.
Gorge tour provided by Steve Sliwa in his Cirrus.