Flight School & Pilot Training Resources

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Flex Air Flight School named 2024-2025 Military Friendly® School

SAN DIEGO, CA, UNITED STATES, February 16, 2024 / -- Flex Air Flight School, a pioneer in aviation training, is proud...

I own a flight school, so I applied for a Sallie Mae Flight Training Student Loan

Flex Air offers a number of Flight Training Financing options, but we are not part of the Sallie Mae program. We've...

Parts of an Airplane Cockpit: Main Components of an Aircraft's Cockpit

Welcome to the world of aviation, where you will step into the pilots' hub - the airplane cockpit. This guide will...

The Electric Revolution

Flight training is about to change for the better

Online Private Pilot Training Free with ChatGPT Plus

Flex Air's Private Pilot License PPL Trainer is an experimental tool to help you study for your PPL, to quiz yourself,...

Airline Pilot Salary 2023: How Much do Pilots Make?

Airline Pilot Salary 2023: How Much do Pilots Make? What is the Average Salary for Airline Pilots? Airline pilots are...

Increases in Airline Pilot Pay

The median annual earnings for airline pilots in the US was $202,180 as of May 2021, but since then the pilot shortage...

The Pilot Shortage is Not Over

The pilot shortage is a complex issue. This is a comprehensive analysis of the shortage of pilots examining pilot...

How fast can you get through flight training?

Flight training is challenging and rewarding, but there are several steps that everyone must go through to become an...

FAA Medical Certificates

Do you meet the FAA medical standards to get a pilots license? The FAA wants pilots to be healthy, and the way the FAA...

Types of Pilot Licenses

What are the Different Types of Pilot Licenses? There are many different types of pilot licenses (pilot certificates in...

Why Kansas is Great Place for Flight Training

Kansas, Heartland of Aviation The allure of Kansas City's rich aviation culture have established the region as a hub of...