Entries by Eric Radtke

Changes to written testing coming April 24 and PHAK addendum published

In a recent Community Advisory, FAA Airman Testing described how it has been working with its testing vendor, PSI Services, to scientifically assess the FAA Airman Knowledge Tests. The assessments of the Private Pilot Airplane and Commercial Pilot Airplane Knowledge Tests have been completed with the results of those assessments scheduled to be implemented on […]

How to become a professional pilot

WANTED – PROFESSIONAL PILOTS Stop Dreaming, Start Flying Recent data indicates that pilot certification changes have had far-reaching effects on qualified commercial and airline transport pilots and flight departments are experiencing a shortage of qualified pilots. In addition to flying passenger aircraft for major and commuter airlines, pilots also crew corporate aircraft and serve the […]

Sporty’s Academy receives examining authority

Authorization allows flight school personnel to issue pilot certifications Sporty’s Academy has received authorization for self-examining authority from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The authorization is valid for its 14 CFR Part 141-approved Private pilot, Instrument Rating and Commercial pilot curriculum provided by Sporty’s Academy. Self examining authority is available to established flight schools who […]

Sporty’s Academy Enrolling New Students

Enroll now for an immediate start. Learning to fly will unlock a world of possibilities and give you unparalleled freedom to see the world. It is a truly unique experience—one of the last great adventures in our modern life. It’s challenging, rewarding and flat out fun! No matter where you’re headed, being up in the […]

Thinking about a career change? Explore our career pilot program

Become a professional pilot in just 9-12 months. The demand for professional pilots has never been greater. If you’ve been dreaming about the challenge, adventure and rewards as a career as a professional pilot, there’s never been a better time to make that change and enter the career pilot program from Sporty’s Academy.  Designed for […]