Author: Erica Martin

13 Dec Part 141 vs Part 61

When choosing a flight school, aviation students can choose from two types of flight training schools -- Part 61 flight instruction or a Part 141 flight school. While both types of flight instruction are perfectly legitimate methods of pilot training, there are advantages to receiving...

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30 Nov Admission to Phoenix East Aviation

  Admission to Phoenix East Aviation At Phoenix East Aviation, you will benefit from first-rate flight school training, an excellent staff of instructors and a modern training fleet. In addition, the PEA admissions team helps make the admission process as simple as possible. You will have an...

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30 Oct Aviation Quiz: What Did These Important Aviators Do?

  Here are some famous names in aviation: Do you know what they did to become famous? In a previous blog posting, we talked about Wilbur and Orville Wright. To find out more about them, check that blog.   Charles Lindbergh?  Yuri Gagarin? Neil Armstrong? Chuck Yeager? Steve Fossett? Dick Rutan and Jeana Yager?   Charles...

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11 Feb Did you Know There Are Four Types of Airspeed?

  If you are thinking about becoming a professional pilot, you'll find understanding the four different types of airspeed to be interesting -- and important to be a safe pilot. What are these types? Groundspeed, true airspeed, indicated airspeed (IAS), and calibrated airspeed (CAS).   Groundspeed:  Did...

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