Flight School & Pilot Training Resources

Aviation news, tools and tips on how to become a pilot, build a career in aviation and make the most of VA benefits for flight school.

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...

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,...

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...

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...

10 Reasons to do Flight Training in San Diego

San Diego: A Pilot's Paradise For aviation enthusiasts, San Diego offers a captivating backdrop against which to learn...

How to Ace Your Private Pilot Checkride

A Comprehensive Guide to Preparing for your First Checkride Overview: The private pilot checkride is a pivotal moment...

VR&E Flight School & Voc Rec Pilot Training

Learn how Veterans Readiness and Employment (VR&E) can be a transformative benefit for service members who want to...

Become a Commercial Pilot by watching Youtube Videos

No, but YouTube can make you a better pilot! With something as complex and safety-critical as flying a commercial...

Airplane Flying Handbook Aviation Glossary

This is an HTML conversion of the official Airplane Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-3A) Glossary as published by the FAA....

Does The GI Bill Pay For Part 61 Flight Training?

The GI Bill®, a program initiated by the United States government after World War II, has provided countless veterans a...