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We're building a network of experts in every field of aviation that you can access for knowledge and hands-on training.  This is a burgeoning community for pilots, students, flight instructors and aviation enthusiasts.  Opportunities include scenario-based training, proficiency, transition, stick & rudder, back country, UAV, tail wheel, IFR, and much more.


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ATC Communications Training

Train with an Expert from Home

Get the help you need on your radio skills without the costly price of flight time. Learning how to talk to ATC is a vital part of being a pilot. Kevin can help you eliminate your mic fright and sound like a pro. Train with an expert from home with a customized lesson plan. Special price of $39 for the 30-minute Step-One program. Get a taste of what Kevin can do for you.

Expert Kevin the Expert


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Vision for Delivery

Flying a Cirrus SF50 from Jacksonville, Florida to Sydney, Australia.

Follow pilot Piotr Dlugiewicz as flies a single-engine airplane halfway around the world.

Expert Piotr Dlugiewicz


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The Nine Principles

Fundamentals of light aircraft flying

Award-winning Master Flight Instructor Rich Stowell recently published a paper identifying the first principles of light airplane flying. Nine principles are offered, divided into the three categories; Mindset, Motion, and Mechanics. The paper explores the principles vis-à-vis familiar concepts that stem from them, as well as examples of the principles applied during training. Connections between the principles and representative examples of training content and activities are illustrated as well.

Expert Rich Stowell


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One of the Nine Principles of Light Aircraft Flying

Rich and Mimi walk around her Citabria as he points out the primary controls and their role as angle of attack controls. Even the fuselage acts as a wing.

Expert Rich Stowell

Learn - Do - Fly

A good pilot is a healthy mix of mathematician, scientist and athlete, part mechanic and all curiosity.  They must know everything about their airplane;  control surfaces, power plant, the avionic systems, tire pressure.  Because, while the heart of an airplane is metal, fabric or composite;  the bloodstream fuel and oil, its brain is the person who flies it.

Adopted from Wings for this Man, AAF 1945