First own night flight

First night flight as PIC Flight info 17-01-2023 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-SPZ 1:05 hrs 82 NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) Tonight was one of the nicest evenings since a lot of rainy days. It seemed that nearly the entire Dutch GA community was flying tonight! And they were right: […]

First flight of 2023

First (very gray) flight of 2023 Flight info 10-01-2023 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-SVU 1:10 hrs 82 NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) Today I flew around south of the Rotterdam CTR. Even though it was a rather gray day, the clouds were high enough for me to go up to […]

A Christmas spin

A Christmas spin along the beach Flight info 24-12-2022 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-SPZ 1:25 hrs 114 NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) Now don’t worry about the title, we did not actually do a spin. My mom and I took the PH-SPZ out for a final flight of 2022. […]

Solo around Rotterdam

Solo around Rotterdam Flight info 25-09-2022 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-SVU 1:05 hrs 83 NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) After getting my PPL, I haven’t flown solo a lot. Often with passengers or other pilots, which means I’m rarely completely on my own in an airplane. Naturally, there’s a big […]

Night VFR lesson #1

Night VFR lesson #1 Flight info 13-09-2022 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-SVT 1:05 hrs ?? NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) I want to get my night VFR qualification (NQ) this winter, because it will give me some extra freedom to fly in the afternoon during the winter, as I will […]

Sunset flight at 4500 feet

Sunset flight at 4500 feet Flight info 26-08-2022 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-HLR 1:15 hrs 102 NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) Today, we went out for a sunset flight, while UDP still permits. We were lucky, there was a cloud layer with enough gaps for us to fly straight through, […]

Flying along the beach

Delft, beach, big runways (EHAM), small runways (EHHV), hot air balloons Flight info 05-08-2022 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-SVU 1:25 hrs 130 NM RMK/klok kaart buiten View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) Klok, kaart, buiten. With a perfectly worked out navigation plan (wind: 10 knots from 330) we flew about a hundred NM […]

Romeo departure and Hotel arrival

Romeo departure and Hotel arrival Flight info 17-07-2022 DEP/EHRD ARR/EHRD PH-SPZ 0:55 hrs 67 NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) A short flight to check out the Romeo departure and Hotel arrival. In Rotterdam Approach airspace we did a steep turn and a stall. Then, down again to 1500 […]

Sunset touch-and-goes

Stadtlohn sunset touch-and-goes Flight info 21-06-2022 DEP/EDLS ARR/EDLS PH-NSC 0:35 hrs ?? NM RMK/5 touch-and-goes View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) Just this day, Stadtlohn-Vreden Airport was opened until sunset. “Please make some touch-and-goes, guys!” Needless to say, we obliged. Also, because I wanted to break my record of most landings […]

Checkout flight on the Robin DR40

Checkout flight on the Robin DR40 Flight info 20-06-2022 DEP/EDLS ARR/EDLS PH-NSC 0:50 hrs ?? NM RMK/none View this post on Instagram A post shared by PH-KEE (@ph_kee) Visiting Stadtlohn-Vreden Airport for an entire week with Vliegclub Rotterdam. Goal for day 1? Getting checked out on one of the Robins, so I may finally use my […]