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Best Plane to start flying in?

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What is the all around best plane to start learning in?

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  1. Koehn on Jul 16, 2017

    One that you can afford, that’s comfortable, and that will push you to develop your skills without putting up challenging barriers.

    As you can see, all of those are subjective criteria.

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  2. Kris Kortokrax on Jul 16, 2017

    You stated in a question you asked earlier, that you have been flying for all of your 15 years in a plane with your father. It appears that you have already started learning. The plane you have been using sounds like it is suited to learning to fly.

    The one thing you haven’t really addressed is whether or not your father is a flight instructor. If he is, no problem. If he is not, you will need to find an instructor who can teach you in a tailwheel airplane. There is also a requirement for some instruction on flying by reference to instruments. Your dad’s airplane would need enough instruments to accomplish this.

    What kind on airplane have you been flying?

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