Today I’ve spent two hours soaring on the range of mountains known in Czech Republic as “Železné hory”. These are part of the Bohemian-Moravian Highlands right in the basin of the river Elbe. It’s not coincidence that my home airport “Podhořany” is located at the same place. Yes, I recently renewed my GLD licence. However I’m a glider […]
Today I’ve spent two hours soaring on the range of mountains known in Czech Republic as ...
Saturday morning was dull, with huge banks of grey cumulus cloud cutting off the sun. ...
Sometimes to return safely back home despite the challenging weather is just lucky coincidence. And ...
Saturday morning was dull, with huge banks of grey cumulus cloud cutting off the sun. But in the afternoon it cleared, and the evening turned to perfect summer weather, only with some isolated showers. I ate my breakfast in silence, and not much of it. Toast with jam doesn’t sit too well on excited stomach. Worrying about […]
Sometimes to return safely back home despite the challenging weather is just lucky coincidence. And that’s exactly what happened to us on Saturday while participating at Airshow Praha Kbely. And despite that, we made one German man very happy. Hello, my name is Ben So one day, I’ve been contacted by Ben who was claiming to be […]
I’m sunburned and exhausted but at the same time, I have a sore, warm and tender feeling of satisfaction in my heart that it was worth it. The 25th Aviation Fair in Pardubice is over and it was more than just good. It was great! The program was great and big thanks thanks for the conception of the […]
I just came back from the Czech Fury 2015 and after a descent ammount of a sleep, I’m able to transform some of my collected thoughts from the ink to the digital form. The WWII Experience The Czech Fury 2015 was the reenactment event of the US 4th and the 16th Armored Divisions, fighting the […]
It’s my pleasure to hereby announce that after the winter of discontent, we are now all ready for the summer season 2015. Here at our little base in Czechland. And things has been progressing rather nicely. We just received a new ‘toy’, the Piper L-4 Grasshopper. In the fleet of our twins Aero-145 and L-200 Morava, such […]
It’s early Saturday morning. Foggy patches are melting down with orange sunrise over the hills and I stand at the doors of hangar with cup of tea and Weetabix biscuit in my hand. It’s a complete silent, just a chilly morning wind blows. And I convince myself, how significant are these quiet moments of self-reflection. […]