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  1. 1st Night Recreation

    Even though it is broad daylight, I am taking a night flight in San Marcos in the Cessna 150. I change the settings appropriately, and soon I am on the runway and ready to roll. I have done night flight on the various simulator platforms, but not very often. I take a turn around the pattern, and everything goes reasonably well. It is still not natural to change the view instead of turning my head to look out the window, especially when turning from downwind to base, and base to final. After a somewhat ...
  2. 1st Flight/ 1st Recreation

    First Recreation
    C150 SX-BDG (FSX)
    From: KHYI (San Marcos, Texas)
    To: Local
    Landings: 1
    SEL: 0.6 hours

    First Flight
    September 9, 1988
    C152 N67892
    From: T98 (San Marcos, Texas)
    To: Local
    Landings: 1
    SEL (Single Engine Land): 0.8 hours
    Remarks: Intro to aircraft, climbs, straight and level, descents, turns
    Dual: 0.8 hours
    Total: 0.8 hours

    I am once ...
  3. Logbook/ Virtual Logbook

    Pro-Log: I have always been fascinated by flight. As a kid, I made plastic models from kits and hung them from my ceiling. I flew balsa wood gliders and the ungainly rubber-band-powered prop planes. I read books about pilots and planes, and even cut out pictures from magazines. However, I never had the opportunity to even touch a real airplane until I was almost 19, and flew my first commercial flight from Houston to San Antonio for basic training in the Air Force. My face was plastered to the little ...
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