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My IFR story

An ifr story

I finally did it this December I passed my instrument rating so I’m now a commercial land and sea instrument rated pilot single engine. It definitely took a long time to do I started instrument flying about 10 years ago. It wasn’t that I never wanted to get my instrument rating it’s that I ran out of money.

I got my private pilots certificate in the fall of 2008 in the spring of the year I got married. I was going to Arizona State with ambitions to become a commercial pilot. By the time I got my private license the financial recession that happened that year in the next few years after was starting to manifest itself. I continued flight training seeing all my instructors leave for the airlines and then less than a year later come back to CFIs. By the end of the spring of 2009 I had changed my major to aviation management degree and decided to pursue aviation using part 61 I saw that I needed to pinch every penny that I could I still had ambitions to become an airline pil…
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Ep. 10 - Fathers day flight

This audio is my father, my son and I flying into Tucson international airport (KTUS). Recorded in June 2019.





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Ep. 09 - Redington Pass into Tucson

This audio is my son and I departing San Manuel Airport (E77) flying clockwise around Mt. Lemmon through the Redington Pass into Tucson international airport (KTUS). Recorded in May 2019.



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Ep. 08 - Flying to San Manuel Airport

This audio is my son and I departing Tucson international airport (KTUS) on a flight to do some landings at San Manuel Airport (E77) recorded in May 2019.

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Ep. 07 - Wright Flight Approach and tower part 2

This is more audio at Tucson international airport (KTUS) with Wright Flight recorded in April 2019 approach and landing.


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Ep. 06 - Wright Flight Approach and tower part 1

This is more audio at Tucson international airport (KTUS) with Wright Flight recorded in April 2019 approach and landing.

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Ep. 05 - Taking off with Wright Flight

This is some audio of me taking off at Tucson international airport (KTUS) with Wright Flight recored in April 2019.


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twitter: @DesertPilotTrev
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email: trevor@desertpilot.com