Welcome to my world of flight
Chris Hope, faa certified flight instructor
thoughts, essays and practical tips on flying in Kansas City and around the country
Read more of my musings each month in
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who is this guy? Chris's first flight was a totally
unmemorable . . .(more)
Associations and affiliation, local and national include . . . (more)
Lots of other stuff still pertinent
UPDATE Here's what I am curently into:
Free flights for kidsFree flights for folks with a medical need
You can be part of these. Join me!
Some handy FAA download sites
Approach plates, airport diagrams, Takeoff - Alternate infoAeronautical Information Manual (AIM)
What does it take to get a Private Pilot's License?
So, what is a "Sport Pilot"? What is a "Recrational Pilot"? Are they somehow
different from a"Private Pilot"? Here is the low-down.
Help yourself to a quick FAA medical exam. See how to fast-track the system at the FAA's newest website,
They say that any landing you can walk away from is a good one. But some landings leave the airplane in pretty bad condition.
Do you need to call the Feds? Probaby not. Check out these situations.
Airport Facilities DirectoryFAR Part 1; Part 61 Part 91Sample FAA test questions - all ratings
So, what is a Master Instructor? And what is a Gold Seal Instructor?
From the FAA, an old mag with a new name. But still great information. Check it out
Flying books? Here are some favorites .(more)
Flying movies? Here are some favorites .
Comments, questions, or just want to chat about anything aviation? Drop me a note or call: 816-763-5205