Are you tired of having your feet planted firmly on the ground? Do you look to the sky and think that is where you belong. Does your heart start to race when you hear the roar of an airplane of helicopter overhead? Maybe it is time you take to the air with your own pilot’s license?
You do not have to make a career out it. In fact, more and more people have earned their license as a way to enjoy the skies as a hobby. In fact, such notable celebrities as Harrison Ford, Angelina Jolie, and Tom Cruise all are able to fly! However, they all started out just like you, without a clue as to how to get started. The first part of learning to fly is to look into a pilot training center in your area. Typically you will find pilot training at most area airports through an FAA approved instruction program. Approved schools are going to give you the best benefit with better training and material to learn with. Flight schools that are not certified may still offer excellent teaching but simply decided not to become certified for one reason or the other.
The main difference between the two types of pilot training centers is going to come down to the number of flight hours that is required to pass. For example, if you are looking for a private pilot license, you will need 40 hours of flight time with an uncertified flight school. However, that number would be reduced to 35 hours with an FAA approved center.
As you can see, there are a few things you will need to consider before enrolling in a training program. Take the time to do your research and find a center that is going to offer a program to meet your needs.Categories: General