On Saturday 19th April I started my flying scholarship at Leicester Airport with the Leicester Aero Club. My lesson started by completing the external checks of the aircraft to make sure the aircraft was in good shape and there wasn’t any problems with it so I could fly. I then climbed into the aircraft did some pre- flight checks and then I was underway with the flying.

I started with some taxiing up and down the runways using the rudder pedals and brakes to turn in between the lines. We then went and did the pre flight checks before we took off.… Read the rest