Most of us who fly came to the decision organically.
Nobody forced us to fly. We wanted to. We yearned for the opportunity. We flew in our dreams and looked up to the heavens whenever the sound of an engine passed overhead. The decision was ours and we pursued it, each in our own way.
The limiting factor for many of us was money. It can be expensive to fly. There is nothing about leaving the ground that comes for free. Somebody, somewhere, has to pay the bill. In most cases, that somebody is a student pilot who has real drive, but limited financial resources. [Read more…]