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Best Light Aircraft

Buying your first ever aircraft is a monumental moment. It is something that gives you a great feeling of accomplishment and pride. After all, not everyone considers a plane a necessary thing to buy, and not everyone can afford it. But before you go flying, you have to know your options. Choosing an aircraft depends on your needs and your budget.   Most people don't even know that you can buy an airplane for a price less than that of your car. Starting at $15,000, you can have one of the older models. But make no mistake, they...

Spread Your Wings, Prepare to Fly: A Guide for Future Pilots

We all have that one dream or ambition that we hope to fulfill in our lifetime. As kids, we role-played, daydreamed, and fantasized about it — getting lost in a world in the future that we don’t really know how we will get to. But, as they say, it all begins with a dream. And then one day, we’re there: we are at that age and position to decide who we want to be. And if by good chance we have the support of family and loved ones, even better. This goes beyond Atreyu riding the dragon Falcor in “The Never...

Cess who? This piece on the Cessna 170 says it all!

As traffic jams become more commonplace in many busy cities around the world today, many would joke about taking helicopters to work. Many do not know, though, that in the 1940s, the Cessna Aircraft Company already thought about this. They thought of the man who traveled for work, or the “businessman-pilot.” Lo and behold, by 1948, the Cessna 170 was born.  According to a piece written by Mark Twombly for AOPA Pilot, the Cessna 170 “was conceived as a growth version of the...

Maintaining your Aircraft During the Pandemic

It’s a chicken and egg situation: If you’re an aircraft or a small aircraft owner, you know that aircraft maintenance or small aircraft maintenance requires that you fly your plane from time (if not as often as possible). You do this for business or for your own pleasure. But due to COVID-19 and what the International Monetary Fund (IMF) calls The Great Lockdown, travel has been restricted, including air travel. Rules may vary from state to state (as they do from country to country), but it still affects you and your aircraft. So if you don’t fly, your aircraft maintenance costs...

Piper PA-28 Cherokee

Choosing the perfect plane for you is not simple. It involves in-depth research to learn what type of aircraft fit your needs, your budget, and your qualifications. There are a lot of choices from various brands available as well, so comparing different models is the prudent thing to do. It is the best and only way to know the advantages of one unit over the other.    Whether you are a new plane owner or a veteran, the Piper PA-28 Cherokee is an absolute favorite. It is an aircraft well-loved by the flying community. As early as...

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