The Complete Idiot's Guide to Sport Flying (Paperback)
Sport flying is about to take off.
This summer, the Federal Aviation Administration will approve a new sport flying license that will let people earn their wings for a fraction of the time and cost of a traditional license. The Complete Idiot's Guide' to Sport Flying introduces this new field of flying to consumers, and shows you how to fly smart--offering hundreds of tips on how to get more flying fun for less money.
* Includes an illustrated buyer's guide, rules of the air, and tips for passing the test
* First book on the topic of sport flying
About the Author
Dan Ramsey is the author of "Budget Flying: How to Earn Your Private Pilot's License and Enjoy Flying Economically" and the "Student Pilot's Solo Practice Guide," as well as seven successful "Complete Idiot's Guides"? on consumer how-to topics.
Earl Downs started flying 48 years ago. He served with the training department of a major airline for 23 years. In addition, Earl has logged thousands of hours flying and instructing in light airplanes. Earl is a recognized aviation writer with numerous articles in AOPA Flight "Training" magazine. He writes a sport pilot column for the "EAA Sport Pilot/Light Sport Aircraft" magazine and is the owner and publisher of "The Oklahoma Aviator."