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Welcome to another exciting episode in the journey of Sienna, a dedicated student pilot training in a Cessna 172. This video captures a pivotal moment in her aviation training as she prepares for her first solo flight. Under the expert guidance of certified flight instructor Chris Palmer from Angle of Attack, you’ll witness the incredible progress Sienna has made in her quest to become a private pilot. In this episode, we focus on Sienna’s ability to handle various flying tasks independently. You’ll see her executing multiple takeoffs and landings, mastering the traffic pattern, and handling simulated emergency maneuvers.

Chris, a master CFI and experienced flight instructor, takes a step back to observe her skills, providing minimal input to ensure she’s ready for the challenges of solo flight. This video is a fantastic resource for anyone interested in aviation training and wanting to learn how to fly. Whether you’re an aspiring pilot, a student pilot working towards your private pilot license, or simply an aviation enthusiast, you’ll find valuable insights and tips. Chris Palmer also highlights the importance of ground school and online ground school resources, which are crucial for mastering the theoretical aspects of flying. As Sienna demonstrates her flying proficiency, you’ll see how comprehensive flight lessons and dedicated flight training can transform a novice into a confident pilot.

The video also emphasizes the importance of consistent practice in general aviation and the role of a supportive flight school environment. Throughout this journey, we’ve received incredible support from our viewers. Many have contributed to Sienna’s training through Super Thanks, helping her achieve her dream of learning to fly. If you’re inspired by her progress and want to support her further, your contributions are always welcome and deeply appreciated. Join us as we follow Sienna’s progress in this Cessna 172, from the challenges of mastering landings to the thrill of preparing for her first solo flight. This video is not only a testament to Sienna’s dedication but also a comprehensive guide for anyone interested in how to become a pilot. Learn about the steps involved, from initial flight lessons to advanced flying training, and the pivotal role of a certified flight instructor in guiding student pilots.



Sam Rothstein

Online Ground school is where your journey to becoming a pilot begins.  It’s where you learn the basics before getting in an airplane. And it’s what prepares you to pass your FAA written exam and checkride.


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