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How to Get a Commercial Pilot License

How to Get a Commercial Pilot License Holding a commercial pilot license  (CPL) qualifies you to be an airline pilot, tour pilot, cargo pilot, or flight instructor. With licensure, you are permitted by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to charge money for your services. A CPL alone doesn’t qualify you to be an airline pilot; […]

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National Interest Exceptions for International Students – COVID-19

The U.S. Department of State has banned entry from numerous countries in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Travelers are limited to entering the U.S. from covered locations if they were physically present there in a 14-day period before planning or attempting to enter the country—unless they qualify for a National Interest Exception (NIE). The Latest […]

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Private Pilot Requirements Part 141

Under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 141, pilot schools are required to follow a structured training program for their students. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) oversees everything from course curricula to use of training aids and facilities, to flight instructor requirements. The following private pilot part 141 requirements are […]

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Training the Pilots of the Future

At Kingsky Flight Academy, we offer access to the highest quality, FAA-approved training. In addition to our own courses, we provide opportunities to both train and complete a degree online through Southeastern University (SEU) in Lakeland, Florida.

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The Right Aviation Training – Part 141 vs. Part 61 Flight School

If you are thinking of enrolling in flight school, the research stage is crucial. Choosing a Part 141 vs. Part 61 program depends on your goals. Flight schools often advertise as being one or the other or both. Regardless, they typically provide equally high-quality instruction and experience.

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Part 61 vs 141 Commercial Requirements

At Kingsky Flight Academy, we offer a comprehensive range of training programs for aspiring pilots. There are two types of training designated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA): Part 61 and Part 141. We offer both types of programs. Both offer the same quality of training, although Part 141 is more structured and suited for […]

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Florida Flight School Costs

The cost of flight training is highly variable. There are many factors to consider, from the location of training to the type of airplane used, to the specific training program and pilot’s license you pursue. Flight schools also consider hourly instructor fees and the costs of supplies (books, manuals, aviation headsets, etc.) and testing. To […]

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A Complete Timeline of Becoming a Pilot

People who consider or enroll in aviation school often ask, “How long does it take to become a pilot?”

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Most Common Challenges of Receiving Your Bachelors in Aviation

Earning a bachelor’s degree in aviation lets you focus on your area of interest and gain relevant knowledge in the field. Airline pilots must have a bachelor’s degree, but it can be in any major. However, an aviation-focused degree program lets you fully concentrate on your goals. You can even pursue your aviation bachelor degree […]

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What You Need to Know About Obtaining Your Airline Transport Pilot Certification in Florida

Becoming an airline transport pilot (ATP) takes a lot of work. An ATP certificate is the highest level aircraft pilot certificate there is. In Florida, you must meet strict Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements in order to obtain your ATP flight certification.

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