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This experience will last a total of approx. 6 hours, with approx. 120 minutes spent in the air. (We don't compromise on your time in the air. When comparing us with others, check the small print and the time actually spent in the air.)
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The experience is designed for anyone seeking 'differences' training as part of type conversion, or can be used by pilots who require refresher experience, or an instructor flight for revalidation purposes. Mostly, the experience will be provided for pilots converting from simple SEP aeroplanes with fixed pitch propellers to SEP aeroplanes with VP propellers and/or retractable gear.
Areas covered include: The role of engine systems and the propeller on aircraft performance in all phases of flight. The Principles of operation of the Variable Pitch (VP) propeller, its construction & function. Recognising problems and emergency handling during different phases of flight.
Propeller systems, engine and instrumentation limitations are included, but are not used as a replacement for specific aircraft type training, but detailed reference is made throughout the course to the appropriate Aircraft Flight Manual.
2.5 hours flight training (over 1 day or 2 half days) on a complex high performance fully IFR equipped aircraft, plus 3.5 hours ground school, and all training notes and materials. Satisfactory completion of the 'Differences Training' is recorded in the pilot's logbook, and countersigned by the instructor/flight school. The certification includes details of the features covered, and the type or class within which the training was carried out.
No special conditions apply, but pilots are normally expected to be in current flying practice for single engine aircraft before commencement of the experience. The location for this event is: Bristol or South Wales.
Each voucher entitles
to participate in this experience. The voucher is
transferable, which means that anyone can use it.
The voucher remains valid for bookings for 9 months from the date of purchase.
Please contact the operator using the details printed on your voucher to arrange a date for
We recommend that you purchase your voucher and make a booking for your event at least one month prior to your chosen date. This is particularly important for weekend events.
Event takes place at
Bristol in Somerset
Bristol, Somerset BS48 3DP .
The voucher will have Bristol printed on it, but it can be used from..
Bristol International is located 8 miles south of Bristol City Centre.
From north M5 Leave the M5 at junction 18 (signposted A4 Bristol & Airport). Take the A4 towards Bristol following signs for the airport. Go past Bristol City Football ground and connect with the A38 towards Taunton, the airport is situated 8 miles South of Bristol on the A38.
From south M5 Leave the M5 at Junction 22, at roundabout take 3rd exit signposted A38. At East Brent roundabout joining the A370 take 2nd exit signposted A38 & airport. Continue on this road for approx 11 miles, airport is on the left.
From east M4 At Junction 20, join the M5 southbound. Exit the M5 at junction 18 (signposted A4 Bristol & Airport). Take the A4 towards Bristol following signs for the airport. Go past Bristol City Football ground and connect with the A38 towards Taunton, the airport is situated 8 miles South of Bristol on the A38.
From southeast (Bath) Follow the A4 towards Bristol, bear left onto the A4174 signposted Ring Road. Continue to follow signs for Airport and A38 Taunton.
From south Wales Follow M4 over the second Severn Crossing. At junction 22 branch left to join M49 (Signposted South West) and then join M5. Leave the M5 at junction 18 (signposted A4 Bristol & Airport). Take the A4 towards Bristol following signs for the airport. Go past Bristol City Football ground and connect with the A38 towards Taunton, the airport is situated 8 miles South of Bristol on the A38.
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