Calculating Weight and Balance

There are plenty of apps that can do this for us instantly. Yet on a checkride chances are your examiner is going to want to see you do it the old fashioned way so you can show your work. In this video I show you how to fill out a weight and balance...

Lazy 8’s

The secret to great Lazy 8’s is to chair fly and make sure you fully understand what is happening in each phase of flight at the various points. This video gives you a great peek into our commercial pilot online ground school. The video shares a great animation from outside the cockpit then takes you back inside the cockpit as you watch us perform the maneuver. Enjoy – Jason Are you looking for help with your written test (knowledge test) and or checkride for Private, Instrument, or Commercial? I’d encourage you to check out our #1 rated online ground school and see how you to can save time and money in your flight training using...

True vs Magnetic North

METARS are the in reference to true or magnetic north? What about the ATIS or ASOS? In this video I help you better understand true vs magnetic...

Seaplane Flying

Lets go Seaplane Flying! What are different but affordable ways we can expand our stick and rudder skills? Tail dragger and seaplane flying come to mind. In this video I share with you my journey to my Commercial Single Engine Sea Add-On. How can we keep on learning all we can? Did you know that every week I record 4 podcasts? Head over to iTunes and search “The Private Pilot Podcast” “The Instrument Pilot Podcast” “The Commercial Pilot Podcast” “The CFI Podcast” Enjoy them! –...

Welcome Home N512R

Longtime MzeroA.com fans will remember N512R. It’s really the plane that started it all. What you may not remember is about 6 years ago I had to sell her as it really became a drag on the wallet and as a newly married couple Ashley and I just couldn’t afford to keep her. Now years later we tracked down N512R and found her almost just like we left her. Still very much in need of some TLC but ready to give it to her and welcome her back into the...