Archive

2012

Fit to Fly Part 3: Do Your Homework

With 7 exams to prepare for, it is important that you have all of your bases covered when it comes to studying for your Private Pilot’s License. The 7 exams cover a range of aviation topics, from general principles of flight to communications. Once the first exam in the series is successfully completed, the following 6 exams must be taken within 18 months. After they are all completed they remain valid for two years, if a pilot licence is not issued within this time then the exams must be retaken.... Read More

Fit to Fly Part 2: Practice Makes Perfect

If you have decided to take advantage of one of the many Civil Aviation Authority approved PPL Training course in the UK, you may be wondering exactly what you have let yourself in for. Forget memories of Top Gun, the only 80’s motivational music you will be hearing is from your iPod as you sit studying for one of your 7 written exams. A professional PPL Training course is not all study; many of the top organisations combine practical and theoretical lessons to ensure that when the time comes, you... Read More

Fit to Fly: Are you ready for PPL Training?

Have you ever sat on a plane and imagined what it would be like to actually sit at the controls? For many people the thought of taking to the skies in their own plane is the ultimate goal, however the closest many people get to an actual cockpit is requesting seats in row A during a flight. If you are serious about sitting in the pilot’s seat and flying your own plane, you can acquire your Private Pilot’s Licence in the UK. In our new blog series we look at... Read More

A start to regular posts!

June 12th, 2012 Hello and welcome to Flightstore! It has been almost two months since the launch of our new site and we hope you are enjoying the new easy to use features. Please feel free to leave us a comment if you are. As many of our customers know, we are highly skilled and knowledgeable within the industry and are able to offer advice and guidance on a whole range of products including flight simulation software. For first time visitors to Flightstore please take advantage of this awareness and... Read More

18/04/2012

Welcome to our new look online store!

If you’re a regular visitor, you may have noticed things looking a bit different – we’ve undergone a slight redesign, and we hope you like the results. After a few weeks of hard work, we finally have a newly designed website that we think you’ll find easier to use, more helpful, and with some very handy new features. Why not take a few minutes to explore the site. The site has been developed with our users in mind, and we’ve added some new features which will be beneficial to all... Read More