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Is Renting Your Airplane a Moneymaker?

As an airplane owner, I am often asked if an airplane can be a moneymaker. The question usually arrives as an assumed positive, as in, "Wow, you rent out your airplane... that's gotta be a moneymaker!"  As with most things, reality may not always match expectations. To illustrate, here is a recap ...

Ants in the Pilot's Seat & Other Surprises

Now that the Vixxen is back from its latest maintenance, I thought a quick note as to what work was done, is still upcoming, and what was a surprise, would be of ...

Light Sport Airplanes to Rent, Fly, and Buy

Always dreamt of personal flying? Really fun flying? Soaring and floating like a bird through the air  Gorgeous views of San Diego County compliments of huge viewing ...

Empty Beaches in Quarantine City

Here we are in the midst of the new normal "stay-at-home" when I just had to make an "essential" flight and got to checkout the famed San Diego beaches along the way. I ...

Flying Like An Eagle - Another Takes Flight

Ever wondered what it would be like to fly like an eagle? Well, Benjamin Pancarik of Escondido found out yesterday as he discovered light sport flying in the Aeroprakt ...

Why Short Landing Ability Wins the Grinsley

Being able to land on really short runways is a dream for most pilots and their airplanes. To land a typical Cessna 172 the manual will say you’ll need something in the ...

Lucky Me Nearly Ran Out Of Runway To The Left

When learning proper takeoff procedures, one of my instructors always reminded me as we were lining up on the runway to advance the throttle smoothly and to feed in ...

Handshake Leads to a Fun New Aero-Venture

A handshake is said to seal the deal while conveying trust, respect, balance and equality. When the handshake is followed by the handing over of a set of keys to a ...