All posts tagged as Cessna 172

19Feb

Flying the Jersey Shore

What a trip! My flying lesson at the Jersey Shore was nothing short of breathtaking. Here’s a little video I put together of my exciting flight!

19Feb

Salt Water & Stalls

When you reach Asbury Park from the West at 2,500ft and start a right 30° bank angle turn, the entire Jersey Shore just opens up into this beautiful stream of sand running South as far as the eye can see.

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10Jan

Smooth Flying

“I fly because it releases my mind from the tyranny of petty things.”

― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Part of my flight training is learning how to handle my aircraft in different scenarios and circumstances while understanding basic flight functions. The four forces affecting flight are lift, load, drag, and thrust. Manipulating these four forces can make you do cool things like this: