Flight Training - Maneuvers

During this portion of your training, you’ll be work at perfecting the control of the aircraft in all flight situations. Students work hard at maneuvers just as athletes work to hone their skills during training camp. It’s these building blocks of flight that allow us to continue on to more complex situations.


Millions of people have learned to fly and they've all had questions along the way. These are the most frequently asked questions with answers and links to more info.

Interactive Courses & Quizzes

We've created some entertaining yet highly informative interactive courses to help you understand key topics and short quizzes to test your knowledge.

Flying Skills

These are the hands-on (and feet-on) flying skills needed to control an aircraft in a safe, professional manner. From engine start to a landing on a short grass strip with howling crosswinds, it's all here.

Topic Briefs

We've provided richly illustrated briefing papers on several key topics. You can view them online or download them to print or read later.

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The Knowledge Test

One milestone on the way to your private pilot certificate is the FAA's computerized knowledge test, which you must take — and pass, with a score of 70 percent or higher.