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Chris Hope, faa certified flight instructor: thoughts, essays and practical tips on flying

who is this guy? Chris's first flight was a totally unmemorable. . (more)

Why Do I Teach?

What Does It Take to get a Private Pilot’s License?

What Does It Take to get an Instrument Rating?

So, what is a "Sport Pilot"? What is a "Recreational Pilot"? Are they somehow different from a" Private Pilot"?
 Here is the low-down

Here is what I am currenlty involved in
 Flights for people with medical needs
Flights for kids

Flying Books? Here are some favorites

Flying Movies?  Here are some favorites

Are you an instrument-rated pilot, interested in swapping stories with others and learning from their experiences?  Check out the EAA IMC Club

More Tips, Techniques, and Random Thoughts