Recently the Federal Aviation Administration created a new category of pilot called the Sport Pilot. This initiative has dramatically reduced the cost of learning to fly and opened up 100’s of new options for aircraft.
The fundamental qualifications for becoming a sport pilot are quite simple. Remember, the main idea behind the sport pilot movement is to open up the exciting world of recreational aviation to many more enthusiasts. We love aviation and want to share that joy with you and many others!
Accordingly, the qualifications are modest:
Ultralight and Light Sport Aircraft Training FAQ