David Silchman

Foreign Students

The first step is to earn an FAA Private Pilot Certificate. This requires two distinct but interrelated phases, that can be done one after the other or concurrently. 1.- Ground Training. This is what we also call “ground school”. This is where a student acquires the knowledge necessary to be a pilot. It can be …

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Why?

That is the question I get a lot, when people ask me what I do for a living, especially after they find out that I don’t make any money doing this. So, why do I own a flight school? Well, as with any of my answers, it’s never short. Some years ago, a former friend …

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