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Take your first steps today:

Step One

Click here to work out which exciting aircraft you want to fly.

Step Two

Click here to learn about taking a Trial Instructional Flight.

Step Three

Click here to search our free list of Flight Schools in your area.

Click here for an article with tips to help you choose the right flight school for you.

Step Four

Check out the Blog for more articles about Flight Training.

Step Five

Once you have achieved your Flying dream encourage and help others to live theirs.

Resources

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association – AOPA Australia exists as a unified voice for pilots and aircraft owners

CASA – This is the regulator of aviation in Australia.

Recreational Aviation Administration Organisations

Recreational Aviation Australia – Click here if you want to fly Recreational Aircraft.

Hang Glider Federation of Australia – Click here if your interested in flying Hang Gliders or Ultralights

Australian Ballooning Federation – Click here if your interested in flying Hot Air Balloons

Australian Sport Rotorcraft Association – Click here if your interested in flying Gyrocopters

Gliding Australia – Click here if your interested in flying Gliders

Podcasts:

Plane Crazy Down Under Podcast – Australian based podcast.

Airplane Geeks Podcast – US based panel of Pilots discussing aviation topics

Uncontrolled Airspace Podcast – US based panel of Pilots discussing aviation topics focusing on general aviation.

Xtended Podcast – UK based podcast.

Plane Talking UK Podcast – UK based podcast about commercial aviation from a passengers point of view.

Plane Safety Podcast – An airline pilot discusses various safety topics in detail.

Airplane Owners Podcast – Everything you need to know about buying and owning airplanes.

Theory Books and Resources

Exam Practice Website

Aviation Theory Centre – For books and other resources.

Online Aviation Theory – You can take theory courses online.

Bob Taits Aviation Theory School – This is a great resources recommended by a lot of pilots.

John Brandon’s ‘Fly Safe’ Tutorials – Flying related tutorials focused on recreational aviation.

Blogs

More Right Rudder – This a great blog from a student pilots perspective. It follows a student from starting out in ra to gaining his PPL.

Disciples of Flight – One of the best sites for General Aviation Articles.

Air Facts Journal – the journal for personal air travel, by pilots for pilots.

Bold Method – Flight Training Website.

AOPA Flight Training – A great resource on Flight Training.

Airplanista – Dan Pimentals Blog.