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    Tailwheel PPL training near Akron, Ohio

    Hi everyone, I'm looking to start flight training this summer when college lets out around the end of April/ start of May. I'm looking for an instructor/school with a tailwheel aircraft because my friend has a J-3 kitten which I'd like to fly once I get my certificate. I am under the impression...
  2. Antoine137

    Accelerated CFI program in West Michigan

    A CFI ground school will be offered in Muskegon, Michigan this May (2023). It is an accelerated 10-day program, 9am-4pm. Contact me if you would like to be added to the information email list and have your availability factored into the final dates for the course. For additional details or...
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    Part 141 instrument training?

    What are your thoughts about instrument training Part 141? Outside of the 50hours XC PIC waived what are the benefits? Are students taking the checkride at 40 hours exactly w/ the pathway of 26 hours dual a/c and 14 hours redbird simulator?? What is the average time frame for instrument students...
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    Choosing a Flight Instructor

    If you know someone considering flight training, here's an article that will likely be very helpful to them. Please pass it along: https://groundschool.com/articles/choosing-your-flight-instructor
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    Overwhelmed CFI Candidate/student

    I am currently studying for the FOI written using study software and my plan was to get the writtens out of the way and then continue with a local CFI program. However as you all know most programs are accelerated and designed for fast-tracking a CFI certificate. I have no problem with any of...
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    For Sale CFI! The Book

    I just released my second book, "CFI! The Book," a comical take on what its like to be a flight instructor. If you like aviation and you like to laugh, pick up a copy on Amazon. An underpaid, overworked Certified Flight Instructor cheats death while attempting to teach a cast of incompetent...