Understanding Student Pilot endorsements: Do you know all 16?

Understanding Student Pilot endorsements: Do you know all 16?

Student pilot endorsements are authorizations given by a flight instructor to a student pilot to perform specific activities or operations during flight training. These endorsements are required by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the United States, to...
What do the different pilot licenses mean: how to choose which pilot certificate is right for you.

What do the different pilot licenses mean: how to choose which pilot certificate is right for you.

When they start learning to fly, many people are confused by the terminology. What’s the difference between a pilot certificate and a pilot license? With so many options to choose from, read on to find out which one is right for you. When you pass your practical test,...
Enroll in the TSA FTSP for non-US citizens: How to submit your request

Enroll in the TSA FTSP for non-US citizens: How to submit your request

If you’re a foreign student intending to learn to fly in the USA, you’ll need to enroll in the TSA FTSP Flight Training Security Program before you begin training. Do all foreign students need to enroll in the TSA FTSP? Who doesn’t need to enroll in the TSA...
How to become a pilot: everything you need to know in 10-steps

How to become a pilot: everything you need to know in 10-steps

Many people have had dreams of learning to fly since childhood, but they don’t know how to become a pilot. For a lucky few, those dreams dreams become reality and they get to experience the joy of seeing the world from a different perspective at the controls of...
9 steps you need to getting your student pilot license

9 steps you need to getting your student pilot license

Although you don’t need a student pilot license to start taking flying lessons, one of the first big milestones in your flight training will be piloting an airplane solo. Here are the 9 steps you need to getting your student pilot license before your first solo. Your...