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Basic Ground Instructor

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I want to be a BGI, should I do the Private pilot written test first or shound I just go for the BGI test. I ask this because I do not intend to get a private pilot certificate. Which is the harder test?

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  1. Wes Beard on Sep 22, 2012

    The BGI is the harder test. With that rating I believe you can only endorse written tests for the private pilot. The BGI and AGI tests are from the same test bank with the AGI adding twenty more questions. I would take the AGI test and be able to teach ground schools for all tests except instrument.

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