Time was quickly ticking down to my day with the examiner for my private pilot check ride. I had mastered the steep turns, the frightening stalls and high performance landings and takeoffs.
I felt confident that my PPL (private pilot license) would be in hand soon, so I began the next step. I started to research buying an airplane.
After all, the whole point of learning to fly was to be able to travel and explore on my own terms. [Read more…]