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Back at it!

I want to share some of the amazing adventures I’ve had over the years, the best being the last seven with my beautiful “wife on the way” (my fiance). Here’s some photos from a recent sunset flight out of Troutdale, Oregon.

Comparison of weight versus density altitude - temperature - in a Cessna 182 Turbo's takeoff performance - Copyright Daryl Greaser

Weight versus Density Altitude

Recently I had my Biennial Flight Review (BFR) at Minuteman Jet Center in Missoula, Montana. I’ve been flying for 11 years, and yet Art always has something new and great to teach me. (A good pilot is always learning! – If you need a BFR in Missoula, call Minuteman!) This flight was …

Final Approach, Runway 18 Polson (8S1)

I took my friend Marcys flying a couple years back. Here is the video she shot of me landing Runway 18 in Polson, Montana. I love this sunset approach since it is over Flathead Lake, and there’s a bar and a road to cross just before the runway threshold. I’ve …

Flying Montana – Rattlesnake Wilderness

Here’s a couple videos of flying Montana’s Rattlesnake Wilderness, just north of Missoula. To the north, the majestic Mission mountains can be seen, as well as large inversion layer/ undercast. Flying past the north face of Stuart Peak, an excellent backcountry ski destination: