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My Debut Into the World of Towing Gliders

My Debut Into the World of Towing Gliders

When pursuing a career in aviation many pilots build up their experience by towing gliders. I was attracted to it since seeing my first « towing » in September 2014 while attending the annual corn roast fly-in at Kars. I had flown in with my instructor-mentor-friend Joe in his beautiful Cessna 170. We were sitting in camping chairs at the far end of runway 26 while gliding activities were in progress. They would be zooming magnificently right over our heads, and obviously…

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Building the Blocks One by One: Let’s Drive!

Building the Blocks One by One: Let’s Drive!

In my quest to change career in my thirties and become a commercial pilot, like a video game persona who wishes to gain experience and explores each corners to find gems, in the last days of January, I travelled some one thousand kilometers in the spirit of getting a little closer to my goal. And gems I found! Going back a few weeks in time, my friend Joe invited me to attend a presentation at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum…

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