For those studying to get their Sport Pilot license or even Private Pilot, you need to know this stuff like the back of your hand. You should have all the information in this video well memorized.
Ultralights have been around since the late 70’s – at least as being classified as ultralights. Since the start there has always been a “way” to learn how to fly. Even now, despite there being no true “ultralight trainers” you can still learn to fly. Whatever you do, don’t go hop into an ultralight and […]
I originally got my Sport Pilot certificate in a 2006 AL3 American Legend Cub. So I have some obvious preference to that airplane. Today I rent and fly the old 1946 J-3 Cub. However, it would be interesting one day to hop into one of these CubCrafters cub look-a-likes to see the difference.
Here is an old film from 1943 that shows the construction of the J-3 Cub back in the day. Very informative!
I ran across this great youtube video all about the Piper J3 Cub. I think I may consider requiring my students to watch this before they get too far along in their initial training.