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Top 3 free flight training books for student pilots.

Did you know that the FAA offers all of their flight training books free online in pdf format?  These are the actual books you can use during your flight training.  Instead of buying the books you can save some money and download them to your computer. If you’re planning on [...]

Aviation Scholarships for Flight Training

There are a lot of aviation scholarships for flight training available to people that reside in the United States.  Scholarships are a form of free financial aid for people to further their education.  The great thing about scholarships is that you don’t have to pay them back.  It’s just [...]

Your First Flight Lesson – Introductory Flight

So you want to learn how to fly.  If you're interested in becoming a pilot, your first step is to take an introductory flight, also known as a discovery flight.  This is basically your very first flight lesson and yes you actually get to fly the airplane.  This video [...]

Who can be a pilot?

Well, if someone can teach a dog how to fly then I’m pretty sure you can learn too lol. Video by: Sky 1 Just about anyone could be a pilot if they meet the requirements.   But remember, you can’t teach someone who doesn’t want to learn.  Flying is not that hard [...]

What are my flight training options?

Just about any airport will have a flight school or a local flight instructor that can teach you how to fly.  I’m going to explain five different ways you can go about obtaining your pilot's license. FAA Part 61 or 141 Flight Schools The first and most common way of getting [...]

Airplane Cost Sharing: Fly for less than driving Video by: Friendly Skies Film  If you like to fly a lot, cost sharing is a great way to own an aircraft and not spend an arm and leg for renting.  Purchase an aircraft with 2 or 3 friends and split all the costs.  This is much more affordable than buying [...]

Advice for buying your first airplane

Buying your own airplane is not only fun and exciting; it’s a big commitment.  If not done properly, it could be a very complicated and costly experience.  When you purchase your first aircraft, you need to find an airplane that will fit your mission.  I’m going to go over [...]