My knuckles white, the engine straining to lift me, I was off the ground…
Time stood still…
My first solo flight had begun and there was no turning back!
An inescapable truth dawned on me – I need to land this thing or die trying!
I was all alone, my instructor was watching from the ground, unable to take over the controls to avert a disaster as he had done, so many times before, in training.
I was climbing out, 500 feet in the air and heading away from the airport. If I didn’t turn this aircraft around by myself and get it safely back on the runway, I was done for!
Fear gripped me, but then my training kicked in, and a few sweaty minutes later, the runway swung back into sight.
I could “hear” my instructor’s mantra, “Keep it straight… steady the descent … watch the speed … watch it … watch it”, followed by the sweet, sweet sound of rubber kissing the runway.
Relief washed over me…I had done it, I had survived!
A major milestone achieved.
I had chosen to do it myself, to learn to fly. It took months of training and heaps of cash. At that moment, I was beyond grateful for every penny spent and every hour of coaching.
Do you want to be a pilot, or do you want to just get there?
The high adrenaline adventure of flying an aeroplane isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. Most people simply want to use aviation to get them to their destination safely.
Property investment is a bit like that, not everyone wants the wild ride of flying solo, so we’ve come up with a way to invest in property without you having to do it all yourself.
We call it Property in a Box , where a professional coach sits alongside you all the way while keeping you in the pilot seat, and a ground crew of expert property managers stand by to take all the hassle out of the day to day property management and leasing affairs.
So if you haven’t seriously invested time, money and effort in property investment training and want to avoid crash landings, then Property in a Box is for you!
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