Category Archives: Flight Instructor Articles

Philosophy and Flight Training

As the owner of a flight school I have an opportunity to hire flight instructors with a variety of backgrounds.  Some received their training from university programs and others from freelance instructors at a small airport.  Their method of teaching … Continue reading

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How much does it cost to learn to fly?

This common question deserves some explanation.  First, there is no standard cost – it is different for everyone.  So let’s break down the various costs involved and some factors you can control to make flight training efficient and affordable. Airplane … Continue reading

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Carburetor Ice

Carburetor ice has caused sweat to break out on many a pilot’s brow.  The Puget Sound area is ripe for carb ice conditions so we will review how carb ice forms and how to predict if you may get carb … Continue reading

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