Jump to content

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'CFI'.

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


Forums

  • Vertical Reference Helicopter Message Board
    • General Helicopter Forum
    • Helicopter Flight Training - School Reviews
    • Utility/Offshore
    • Electronic News Gathering - ENG
    • Helicopter Emergency Medical Services - EMS Board
    • Airborne Law Enforcement Forum
    • Upcoming Helicopter Events Calendar
    • Aerodynamics, Mechanics, or other...
    • Safety
    • Helicopter Ferry Flights, Time Building, and Flying Clubs
    • HeloStories
    • Looking for Rotorheads?
    • Website Errors or Support Issues
    • Obituaries & Memorials
    • Press Releases - Helicopter Industry
  • Helicopter Employment Forums
    • Helicopter Career Forum
    • Contractor's Corner - PILOTS
    • Contractor's Corner - MECHANICS
  • Military Rotorcraft Forum
    • General Military Helicopter Discussions
  • Helicopter Manufacturer's Forum
    • Helicopter Manufacturer's Forum
  • As The Rotor Turns...
    • Grapevine Helicopter Forum

Calendars

  • Vertical Reference Helicopter Calendar

Blogs

  • vertrefadmin's Blog
  • JohnL - Flingwing206's rambles
  • PhotoFlyer's Blog
  • Rey Madrid's Blog
  • West Coaster's Blog
  • Gunner's Blog
  • 67november's Blog
  • 500E's Blog
  • cctk2's Blog
  • FlyNHighNFast's Blog
  • deanathpc's Blog
  • kodoz's Blog
  • BOATFIXERGUY's Blog
  • Kelly's Student Pilot Blog
  • Helicopter Ag Flying
  • Darren Hughes' Blog
  • Jonathan Hall's Blog
  • 3129Brandy's Blog
  • FortWayneHelicopters' Blog
  • GreekAirman's Blog
  • wikiRotorcraftFlightManual
  • SA365's Blog
  • Morphing Airframes & Human Interface Rotor Disc Control
  • HeloZombie
  • DanielS' Blog
  • RRAviation's Blog
  • the pilot's Blog
  • will-fly-for-food's Blog
  • will-fly-for-food's Blog
  • Los Angeles Helicopter Tours
  • Captain Ron's Blog
  • Post 9-11 Chapter 33
  • Helipilot PTK's Blog
  • Spike on the line
  • Longbow's Blog
  • Longbow's Blog
  • yellowrotorway's Blog
  • hoverauto's Blog
  • Rbu73's Blog
  • Patrick Acton's Blog
  • Patrick Acton's Blog
  • rrb82's Blog
  • Cheap Oakley Sunglasses Sale
  • enstromstudent's Blog
  • Help Dustin Complete his Helicopter training
  • Kiwi Air Helicopter Flight Seeing Tours Blog
  • Upper Limit Aviation News
  • Upper Limit Aviation
  • Friendly Mutton Chops and Dashing Mustaches
  • Kennethen's Blog
  • yajing1993's Blog
  • yajing1993's Blog
  • RooItUp's Blog
  • MALIK's Blog
  • Quadcopter Simulator
  • The things we learn from!
  • anywatch's Blog
  • tony4's Blog
  • CaliFlightRN's Blog
  • ryananton166's Blog
  • one_eagle_eye's Blog
  • Tour Company Investment
  • china shoe factory
  • G.henny21's Blog

Find results in...

Find results that contain...


Date Created

  • Start

    End


Last Updated

  • Start

    End


Filter by number of...

Joined

  • Start

    End


Group


AIM


MSN


Website URL


ICQ


Yahoo


Jabber


Skype


Location


Interests


Company working for

Found 12 results

  1. Welp, CFII complete over here. Now the real challenge starts: Finding a job in a place thats worth living in, where I wouldn't be stuck flying 90 hours a year. So, I've come to the conclusion that a road trip is best. Drive to every place in the region, give them a hard copy, and schmooze. But here is the problem: How do you get in contact with these people prior to visiting? Ive emailed a few ("Hello X I will be visiting your area on 12 DEC, I was looking to meet up with you and talk about the school..."), but haven't gotten any significant responses. So it comes down to networking... T
  2. Hello all, I am new to the forums. I am looking at obtaining my CFI back home in NJ and was wondering if anyone on here as used any of the flight schools in that state. (also open to ones in Philadelphia area as well) Were your experiences good/bad? As an Army Aviator is it worth getting my CFI through the civilian side, or waiting until I track IP and get it that way? I also do not know if there are specific things I should look for when picking a school. Just trying to get the ball rolling so any tips/advice would be helpful. Thank you.
  3. so heres the rub, I'm a new CFII and with my first student on takeoff he overtook my controls and put in a hard left input and we rolled the helicopter. we were in a 44 and we were not injured and for that I am grateful. In the wake of the accident I come to realize that the flight school I went to that hired me after finishing my certs has an insurance police that I don't have enough hours to work under. After two months I took my chances and left to look for a new job realizing that getting those hours was going to be difficult without instructing. So my question is how difficult will it be
  4. COMMERCIAL PILOT/ CFI/ CFII AVAILABLE FOR FERRY FLIGHTS CONTACT : 603 608 5905 Summary: TT helicopter 1052+ hours , Commercial Pilot, Instrument Rated, CFI, CFII, , SFAR 73 CFI Endorsement R22 /R44, Class II Medical, 135 lbs. Single. Flight Experience by Aircraft Type: Piston: 955.5 hrs: Instruction Given: 452.6 hrs R22: 475+ hrs: Instruction Given: 238.9 R44: 394+ hrs: Instruction Given: 209.1 Schweizer: 62 hrs: Instruction Given 35 Bell 47: 21 hrs: Instruction Given: 10 Turbine: 97 hrs Eurocopter AS350 BA 65 hrs Bell UHT1E 1.5 hrs Bell 206 4.8 hrs SA 341 2.4 hrs Twin Tu
  5. Hello looking for cfi in Fort Worth area that would be intrested in training me? I am in the process of purchasing an r44 or 300 to train in. Lessons would be out of propwash airport just North of Fort Worth. If so please respond. Thanks
  6. I hope this is the right area to post this topic. I currently live in Bakersfield, CA and I have 400 hours in Robinson helicopters. About 60% r-44 time and 40% r-22 time. I was wondering if anyone on here knows information on the current market and demand for helicopters in this area. I know there are a lot of private helicopters that do not advertise but they are heavily involved in frost protection and the agriculture industry. I am mainly just looking for some info and potential work (any work in the industry, not just flying). So far, the only local helicopter companies I know are
  7. I am currently looking at the prospects of becoming a helicopter pilot. I understand there are two main routes after acquiring a CPL, which in itself costs a bit but does not qualify a pilot for a job due to lack of experience. The less expensive route I have heard of is that you acquire a CFI and hope to get a job as an instructor, however I have heard of people applying to every flight school in the UK and not getting one of these jobs due to lack of experience and the vast amount of available CFIs out there. Then there is the opportunity of doing instrument ratings which qualify
  8. CFII seeking time building / ag / ferry opportunities of all kinds. Experience ferrying from Los Angeles to Seattle / Wenatchee 2x and from Los Angeles to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska and back. If you are bringing a ship back from a cherry contract or back from Alaska at the end of the season I'd be delighted to copilot.
  9. I've been in the sand box a while and need some FAR interpretation help. I'm trying to find guidance on a ATP holding a CFI not CFII, teaching instruments in a FTD for a student seeking instrument time for a rating (ATP). The instructor is a former military pilot that use to be an IE (instrument examiner- esseintially the military equivalent of a civilian CFII). Any previous forums or FAA legal interpretation any one can think of? And would he sign the student's log book as CFI or ATP if he were able to teach instruments in the FTD. (Training will be taking place under part 61 not 135).
  10. Not crossing my fingers but how cool would it be to one day see instructors actually get paid good! CFI Pay Article
  11. Greetings, I just recently got my CFII and went on my first job interview for an instructor position at the school where I have done most of my training. It did not go well at all. The critique that I got from the DPE for both CFI and CFII were positive and I know that he is honest and fair. The ground portion of my interview went well. I felt calm, organized and professional. However, as soon as we got to the aircraft for the flight portion, it was like I had forgotten how to teach and fly. I was flying with the cheif instructor with whom I had never flown with before and in a patter t
  12. Hello Forum, I am rather new to all of this internet job searching, I am used to the older days of finding work by going into a place and asking for an application. So hopefully this finds you all and you can help give me some pointers or direct me towards a CFII job or building hours to get that CFII job. I am a recent graduate from Bristow Academy here in New Iberia, LA. I have a total of 172.2 hours in helicopters and 37.1 of that is in R22. I know that in order to instruct in the R22 I need 200TT and 50 hours in the R22. So that is the next goal is to get me to that amount of hours. I am
×
×
  • Create New...