No Regrets

Once a prospective pilot gets past the question of whether to begin flight training, one of the next major hurdles is choosing a flight instructor: No one will be more influential in your aviation career than your first flight instructor. But how does a student pilot-to-be go about learning what he or she needs to know to make the right decision? AVweb's series on primary flight training by Tina Gonsalves continues, as we ride along with a brand-new student during her first few flight hours and through her private pilot checkride.

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