Flight Training

Why is the alternator output higher than the battery output? For example, a PA-44 alternator provides 60-70 amps while the battery is only 35 amps....
Chao W. Zheng is an Aerospace Engineering major at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Daytona Beach and just finished a summer internship...
This is the third journal entry provided to us by Willow Seward, who was selected for a Private Pilot Scholarship from Girls With Wings. The Girls...
It’s often said that the private pilot certificate is a license to learn more about flying through real world experiences. Without your trust...
TweetHas keying up the mic when talking to ATC ever left you: Tongue tied, embarrassed, or caused you to draw a blank? Back in the day keying the m...
Here's a fun update from Jack Pelton, EAA Chairman, on AirVenture which starts this weekend, on the Aviation Geeks podcast. I'm substituting for co...
How to Find a Good Flight School You want to go to flight school, but there are so many choices out there. Like any other type of school, flight s...
Eddie Van Halen ca. 1977 via Wikipedia by Chris Findley, CFI, CFII Pilots are perfectionists –the good ones anyway.  They’re the ones y...
i am the very proud holder of a group 4 instrument rating. passed my ride yesterday, and i could not be happier. i dont' think i understood that ...
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Wow it’s been a long time since I’ve updated this blog. I can’t believe that in just a few days it will be 2013. I haven’t ...
Every once in a while I get a call to present aviation knowledge or commentary on TV. Here is my engagement with the news anchor on KATU the other ...
Welcome back, SPC listeners.  I’m glad to be back with you for another experience on my road to becoming a private pilot.  Today you’ll be coming a...