In episode 5, we go back to the European general aviation and speak with Tom, a newly-certificated private pilot in the Arcachon region in southwestern France. We talk about how he discovered aviation, what his flight training and PPL checkride were like, the unique way they celebrate a first solo at his aéroclub, a few tips for the student pilot and his plans for the future.
In episode 5, we go back to the European general aviation and speak with Tom, a newly-certificated private pilot in the Arcachon region around Bordeaux. This episode was recorded in late August, the same month Tom completed his checkride.
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We hope you enjoy the episode and wish Tom all the best in his journey to join the big guys! If you have any thoughts, ideas or suggestions for us, or you want to be a guest in the podcast, we'd love to hear from you! You can get in touch with us either by email (groundeffect[@]neustadt[.]fr), via Twitter (@thegroundeffect) or Instagram (groundeffectpodcast).
Host: Parimal Satyal
Support and Original Artwork: Maggie Oran
Podcast Music: Getting It All Together by RockitMaxx