This is the archive of the former private blog of Markus Lehner, which was not updated anymore since the last post in early 2013. Still you would have access if you click here.

Much more recent and up-to-date is the blog Markus Lehner and his organisation maintain on the website of the Markus Lehner Organisation, which you could access directly here.

It is lonely…

…at the top, BUT the view is amazzzzing! Sometimes when I am flying I feel like the luckiest man on earth (well in this case “above” earth) because the beauty nature shows up there just takes away my breath. To see such amazing impressions you don’t need to be...

My first times

Every time since 2008 when I landed an aircraft for the first time I took a picture if possible: 2011-03-07 LIRU (Rome, ITL) 2011-01-12 LIBP (Rome, ITL) 2010-09-11 LOWW (Wien, AUT) 2010-09-10 LFSB (Basel, CH) 2010-08-05 LFMN (Nice, FRA) 2010-08-05 LFML...

No plane, no gain

Flying private planes compared to commercial airlines is a bit like comparing your own car with using a public bus. If you go with your own car you can choose from where to where you want to go, whenever you want and then even choose the people you take with you. Very similar with your...

A boy’s dream

Since I was a little boy it was always my wish to fly my very own aircraft one day. I had no idea how to achieve that because my parents could never have financed a pilot license, not to speak about an aircraft. So I had to wait a bit (35 years) until I had made enough money myself to...