Sport Pilot: An Option For Seniors

The light sport regs, especially regarding medical certification, are allowing pilots to keep flying longer than before. But, watch the restrictions.

As we’ve watched aircraft and fuel prices skyrocket amid a “hard” insurance market, we’ve been wondering whether those variables are conspiring to push prospective pilots to work for a sport pilot rating rather than the private ticket and whether current pilots are downsizing to light sport aircraft and taking advantage of the more liberal sport […]
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