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3 more flights completed this week

3 flights this week. Flybe flights from Luton to Isle of Man and return today. Pilots good pointing out landmarks and towns we were going over. Nice polite staff at IOM security talking normally to us as they x-rayed our luggage. Not nice and rude at Luton. (memo to myself never travel from Luton again). But the 3rd flight was in a Helicopter from Shoreham airshow last Saturday. My first helicopter ride put me off flying for 30 years so I pleased I had the opportunity to show how far I had…


Added by Tony Pearce on September 8, 2012 at 6:27pm — 4 Comments

Finally a flight with no fear - just excitement.

It's taken just over 3 years and 18 flights for me to say that the last 2 flights were fear-free and just pure excitement. What a pity that it took me till I was 56 until I started to try and overcome my live-long fears.

If I can do it, anyone can. Just give it time and perserverence.


Added by Tony Pearce on May 15, 2009 at 1:53pm — 13 Comments


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