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Hey fellow aviators!

I just started Sporty's Learn to Fly online course for ground school, with ASA's "The Complete Private Pilot" by Bob Gardner for supplementary material. I've been fascinated by planes since around age 7 and flew with my Aviation Club in high school from 1997 through 2001.

Question: Is it possible to go through my entire ground school training and FAA Knowledge Exam without CFI assistance? I, like many people, don't have the money (yet) for an ...
I used iFlightplanner for quite a while before AOPA gave us access. It seems to have a bug that it never used to have. I planned a round-robin sightseeing flight and filed it. I went to the Leidos site to make sure that the actual filing was correct, and to get weather briefings, etc. The route in iFlightplanner looked OK, with several waypoints listed. The filed plan, however, had nothing in the route field, so the flight consisted of the departure and arrival airports - ...
Lauren McGavran posted new forum topic
Aug '20
I used iFlightplanner for quite a while before AOPA gave us access. It seems to have a bug that it never used to have. I planned a round-robin sightseeing flight and filed it. I went to the Leidos site to make sure that the actual filing was correct, and to get weather briefings, etc. The route in iFlightplanner looked OK, with several waypoints listed. The filed plan, however, had nothing in the route field, so the flight consisted of the departure and arrival airports - ...
Ok, a younger generation person, whom I know, got interested in being an Air Traffic Controller due to my flying, Oshkosh, and exposure to all that, and has been going to school for that; they recently went in for a physical for it, and to everyone's shock (including theirs) was diagnosed with mild color blindness- its apparently hereditary, but has been so mild it's never been caught before, and they've had eye exams- their vision has always been excellent. What came out ...