Private Pilot in 40 Hours -- It Can Be Done!

The FAA says you can get your first pilot's license in only 40 hours. The FAA also says almost nobody does it that fast. Whether you want bragging rights or you just need to keep costs down, it is possible to get the flight time close to 40 hours, as long as you have a plan and the willingness to do a lot of preparation on the ground.

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