Question of the Week: Learning to Fly on the Internet? (Really?)

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Last week, we asked if Congress should be pushing harder to pass an FAA reauthorization bill.

Answers varied widely, but the plurality of you agreed with the admonition careful what you wish for; the final form of the bill may be a lot worse than what we have now. (That option accounted for 40% of responses.)

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Eighteen-year-old alleged serial burglar Colton Harris Moore is suspected in the theft and semi-successful landings of three pretty advanced airplanes (two 182s and a brand-new, decked-out SR22). Authorities say he learned to fly online. Do you buy it?

Is it possible to learn basic flight maneuvers from the internet?
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