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Safety Cause du Jour

Does our government’s response to safety issues sometimes cause more fatalities? Article appeared in Flying Magazine March, 2017 by Martha King It is the classic way to screw up an approach in a heavy, fast airplane.  As they approached the outer marker at Buffalo at a higher than normal speed, Captain Marvin Renslow, 47, and First…  [ Read More ]

Flying Jets—What’s the Big Deal?

You Don’t Have to be “Superpilot” Article appeared in Flying Magazine January, 2017 by John King     “John, AFA.”  My hands were shaking.  I was sweating.  I was clearly intimidated by being in the left seat of this Lear 24.  I had no idea what “AFA” meant.  My questioning look at my instructor prompted his explanation. …  [ Read More ]

My Odyssey Through The FAA Medical Certification Maze

John King recounts the story of how he fought the FAA to regain his medical certificate — and prevailed. Article appeared on the Flying Magazine website – March 9, 2017 by John King “You gave us all quite a scare last night.”  I gradually became aware that I was in a hospital and Martha was explaining…  [ Read More ]


King Schools

http://www.kingschools.com/?sco=WB&scu=FACEBK01 Born from a Passion for Flying King Schools, Inc. is the world´s leading producer of aviation training videos and computer software. It was first established in 1974, when John and Martha began flying throughout the country to teach ground school courses. A decade later, they began producing video courses in a spare room of their house. Today, King Schools has over 70 employees operating from an 18,000 sq. ft. complex, housing a dedicated video production and duplication facility. In the past 10 years we have delivered more than 2-1/2 million videos with over 4 million hours of video instruction, teaching up to one-half of the instrument students and over one-third of all pilots in the U.S. obtaining training. We are keenly aware of the importance of the work we do. During the time someone is learning to fly, flying is the most important thing in his or her life. We are privileged to play such a significant role in the lives of such committed individuals. We take pride in producing quality work for these special people.
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King Schools2017/06/20 @ 4:27
We found Martha King filming in the studio.Who wants to see how we film a course lesson?
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King Schools2017/06/15 @ 4:24
Still not sure about attending EAA AirVenture this year...check out some of this year's highlights:

•The Blue Angels will be performing
•Astronauts from Apollo missions are expected to be at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo program.
•The lone remaining veteran of the famed Doolittle Raiders mission of April 1942 and at least 16 B-25 bombers will be part of the activities
•John and Martha King will give a talk on Avoiding Unwanted Adventure
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King Schools2017/06/09 @ 11:08
Who is going to Oshkosh this year?
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King Schools2017/06/07 @ 6:17
John and Martha attended the celebration of the 90th anniversary of Charles Lindbergh’s flight from New York to Paris. Martha is seated next to Charles Lindbergh's youngest daughter, Reeve Lindbergh. John, is standing next to Erik (to his immediate left) and Lars Lindbergh. For many years, John was Chairman of the Board of the Lindbergh Foundation. The event was held at the Explorers’ Club in New York City on May 20th. For more information about the Lindbergh Foundation go to www.lindberghfoundation.org
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2017/06/16 @ 3:25
King Schools' Drone Course is the fast, affordable way to get prepared to take the FAA Remote Pilot Exam. https://t.co/dPDD5dHEj1
2017/06/15 @ 1:26
John & Martha will speak on Avoiding Unwanted Adventure.FAA Safety Center on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at 1:00 PM. #OSH17
2017/06/13 @ 5:36
John & Martha King are speaking at EAA AirVenture this year! Stay tuned for details.
2017/06/09 @ 8:08
Who is going to Oshkosh this year?
2017/06/07 @ 3:22
John and Martha attended the 90th anniversary of Charles Lindbergh’s flight from New York to Paris along with Reeve, Erik & Lars Lindbergh. https://t.co/c6k3Xi1PGI FunFlying photo
2017/05/25 @ 2:30
It's Almost as Good as Flying...John and Martha enjoyed the view high atop the One World Observatory in New York City. https://t.co/WydlYHyytL FunFlying photo