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Private Pilot Flight Training, Lesson #28: First Dual Cross-Country at Night – Part 2

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Monday, December 22nd, 2014 @ 18:00 EST

Working towards obtaining my private pilot license.
This is my twenty eighth training lesson flight (2.0 Hobbs Hour Today, 37.9 Total Hours) with 424 Aviation Inc, in Miami, FL.
My certified flight instructor (CFI) is Joe Ferrera. The airplane used was a Cessna 172R, with tail number N994WW, out of Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport ().

Today's flight:

– Nighttime flying
– Cross-country (dual) to Homestead General Aviation (X51)
then on to Boca Raton (KBCT) along the western edge of Miami / Everglades,
and back to Tamiami () along the ocean's shoreline.

The GPS Track is still available, at Gps4Sport.com, for replay but will not be synchronized to the video.
The link is provide further below.

To view a 3D Replay of the GPS Ground Track, go to:

Time Marks:
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* Note: I've removed all the pre-flight checklists since that's always the same.

(Click on any of the times below to jump to that particular section of the video)

00:30 – Departing Boca Raton for Tamiami
01:11 – POI: I-95 & Glades Rd.
01:42 – POI: Town Center at Boca Raton
03:25 – BT Comm – Frequency change approved
04:15 – POI: Deerfield Beach Fishing Pier
06:39 – POI: Hillsboro Inlet Lighthouse & Pompano Beach Airpark
10:10 – POI: Atlantic Blvd & Commercial Blvd
11:58 – POI: Port Everglades & Cruis Ships / Commercial Ships
12:58 – POI: Fort Lauderdale International Airport
15:40 – POI: Dania Beach
17:52 – POI: Hallandale Beach, Golden Isles, Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino
19:07 – POI: Dumfoundling Bay
20:01 – POI: Sunny Isle, Haulover Inlet, Oleta State Park
23:04 – POI: JF Kennedy Causeway
24:12 – POI: Blue & Green Diamond Condominiums
24:26 – POI: I-195 Causeway & Mount Sinai Medical Center
25:15 – POI: Miami Beach / South Beach
26:05 – POI: Port of Miami & Downtown Miami (at the top)
26:33 – POI: Fisher Island & Port of Miami
26:50 – POI: Virginia Key & Key Biscayne
29:50 – POI: KTMB Approach ATIS Information Gulf
31:26 – TT Comm – Inbound full stop
33:32 – POI: 826, Dadeland Mall, Dadeland Station
34:07 – POI: Baptist Hospital Kendall
34:36 – POI: 874 & 104 Street
34:51 – POI: 874
35:10 – POI: Miami-Dade College Kendall Campus
35:30 – POI: Town & Country Shopping Center
35:56 – POI: Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport
36:39 – TT Comm – Cleared to land
37:11 – POI: Shopping Center at 104 Street & Hammocks Blvd
38:39 – Full stop landing, runway 9L
40:50 – TT Comm – Contact Ground
41:34 – TG Comm – Taxi to Spot 2
41:48 – Taxiing to Spot 2
45:50 – Christmas Aviation Bedtime Story
49:07 – Christmas Greeting

"Wish Background" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

Private Pilot Flight Training, Lesson #15: Touch & Go Landings

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Monday, August 18th, 2014 @ 18:00 EDT

Working towards obtaining my private pilot license.
This is my fifteenth flight training lesson (1.0 Hobbs Hour Today, 17.4 Total Hours) in Boca Raton, FL.
My certified flight instructor (CFI) is Kevin "Crosswind Slayer" Formica. The airplane used was a Cessna 172N, with tail number N6326E, out of Boca Raton Airport (KBCT).

Today's lesson involved:

– Traffic Pattern
– Touch & Go Landings

To view a 3D GPS Ground Track synchronized to the video, go to:

Time Marks:
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* Note: I've removed all the pre-flight checklists since that's always the same.

(Click on any of the times below to jump to that particular section of the video)

01:21 – Departure ATIS Information
02:45 – TG Comm – Ready to taxi
09:33 – Engine run-up checklist
22:40 – TT Comm – Cleared for take-off
23:23 – Take-off roll
26:22 – TT Comm – Cleared touch & go #1
28:!5 – Warning, Death Spiral during sharp bank on final
28:39 – TT Comm – Going around
30:23 – TT Comm – Cleared touch & go #2
32:01 – Touch & go #2
33:13 – TT Comm – Continue straight-out until advised
34:57 – TT Comm – Turn left crosswind
37:11 – TT Comm – Traffic Advisory
38:00 – TT Comm – TT Comm – Cleared touch & go #3
39:08 – Touch & go landing #3
42:18 – TT Comm – Cleared for option #4
46:52 – TT Comm – Cleared for option #5 (full stop landing)
48:52 – Full stop landing #5
50:02 – TT Comm – Turn off at C
50:16 – Clarification about call-sign abbreviation
53:11 – Secure airplane checklist

Private Pilot Flight Training, Lesson #28: First Dual Cross-Country at Night – Part 1

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Monday, December 22nd, 2014 @ 18:00 EST

Working towards obtaining my private pilot license.
This is my twenty eighth training lesson flight (2.0 Hobbs Hour Today, 37.9 Total Hours) with 424 Aviation Inc, in Miami, FL.
My certified flight instructor (CFI) is Joe Ferrera. The airplane used was a Cessna 172R, with tail number N994WW, out of Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport (KTMB).

Today's flight:

– Nighttime flying
– Cross-country (dual) to Homestead General Aviation (X51)
then on to Boca Raton (KBCT) along the western edge of Miami / Everglades,
and back to Tamiami (KTMB) along the ocean's shoreline.

The GPS Track is still available, at Gps4Sport.com, for replay but will not be synchronized to the video.
The link is provide further below.

To view a 3D Replay of the GPS Ground Track, go to:

Time Marks:
————————————-

* Note: I've removed all the pre-flight checklists since that's always the same.

(Click on any of the times below to jump to that particular section of the video)

00:43 – KTMB Departure ATIS Information India
07:51 – Taxiing to Spot 2
09:06 – TC Comm – Request VFR departure southwest
09:55 – TG Comm – Ready to taxi
10:18 – Taxiing to runway 9L
15:01 – Engine run-up
19:17 – TG Comm – Run-up complete
19:43 – TG Comm – Monitor Tower
20:08 – TT Comm – Cleared for take-off
20:30 – Departing KTMB for X51
22:56 – TT Comm – Turn right southwestbound
24:56 – TT Comm – Frequency change request
25:26 – Homestead General Aviation Airport AWOS Information
28:57 – HT Comm – Inbound stop-and-go, runway 18
30:29 – HT Comm – Inbound 2 miles, runway 18
34:44 – HT Comm – Downwind, departing to north
49:17 – Wake turbulence
55:22 – KBCT Approach ATIS Information India
1:03:53 – BT Comm – Inbound stop-and-go
1:07:58 – BT Comm – Cleared stop-and-go
1:10:23 – Stop-and-go landing, Boca Raton runway 23

"Wish Background" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

Private Pilot Flight Training, Lesson #11: Traffic Pattern, Touch & Go

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Monday, July 7th, 2014 @ 05:50 EDT

Working towards obtaining my private pilot license.
This is my eleventh flight training lesson (0.8 Hobbs Hour Today, 12.5 Total Hours) in Boca Raton, FL.
My certified flight instructor (CFI) is Kevin "Crosswind Slayer" Formica. The airplane used was a Cessna 172N, with tail number N6326E, out of Boca Raton Airport (KBCT).

Today's lesson involved:

– Traffic Pattern
– Touch & Go Landings

To view a 3D GPS Ground Track synchronized to the video, go to:

Time Marks:
————————————-

* Note: I've removed all the pre-flight checklists since that's always the same.

(Click on any of the times below to jump to that particular section of the video)

01:06 – Departure ATIS Information
02:36 – Contacting Boca Ground
03:10 – Taxiing to Runway 5
09:45 – Before Take-Off Checklist
18:00 – Line-up Checklist
20:13 – Contacting Boca Tower
20:43 – Take-Off Roll
21:36 – Touch & Go Take-Off #1
23:41 – TT Comm – Clear Touch & Go #1
25:43 – Touch & Go Landing #1
26:51 – Touch & Go Take-Off #2
28:40 – TT Comm – Clear Touch & Go #2
30:48 – Touch & Go Landing #2
31:51 – Touch & Go Take-Off #3
33:31 – TT Comm – Clear Touch & Go #3
36:01 – Touch & Go Landing #3
36:54 – Touch & Go Take-Off #4
38:38 – TT Comm – Clear Touch & Go #4
39:28 – TT Comm – Traffic in Sight
39:42 – TT Comm – Full Stop Landing
40:34 – Touch & Go Landing #4
42:06 – TT Comm – Exit & Taxi
45:50 – After Landing & Securing Checklist

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