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    53% of pilots use the iPad in the cockpit Welcome to our community. Are you working on, or thinking about working on a new pilot certificate or rating? Or are you interested in increasing your proficiency or meeting training requirements? This community is for you. Here you can read John and Martha’s Blog, catch up with all of the news from King Schools and see our social media feeds in one convenient place. John and Martha’s insights will educate and elucidate but sometimes just provoke thoughtfulness. In all cases, we hope you find these blog entries interesting and valuable!

Latest Blog Posts

King Schools Releases New Drone Pilot Training Course

Drone Pilots Now Have a Quick and Convenient Way to Prepare for The FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems Knowledge Test Press Release – January 12, 2016 San Diego CA Drone pilots who want to fly their drones for non-recreational purposes can quickly and conveniently pass their remote pilot test with the new King School’s online Drone…  [ Read More ]

The Great Debate – John King & Rod Machado on the ACS.

Aviation Expo – Palm Springs International Airport, California October 22, 2016 This past summer,  about the time the Airmen Certification Standards (ACS) were implemented, AOPA Pilot Magazine and Flying Magazine collaborated on a extraordinarily unique idea.  Both magazines simultaneously published in their July, 2016 issues the same article – Dogfight – The Great ACS Debate. The story featured…  [ Read More ]


Why Pilots Shouldn’t Always Try To Be Perfect Article appeared in Flying Magazine September, 2016 by John King  “We’re going to be in the Hudson.” It was Captain Sully Sullenberger announcing that they were going to deadstick U.S. Airways 1549 into the Hudson River. It is a story most of us are familiar with. After the loss…  [ 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 Schools2017/01/21 @ 7:05
Good news from our friends & partners. The Cessna Pilot Center (CPC) network is thriving and growing. The full story is at the link below.
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King Schools2017/01/14 @ 7:11
King Schools has released a new Drone training course. Here is a link to the complete Press Release that is on our Pilot Community site.
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King Schools2017/01/14 @ 7:09
King Schools has released a new Drone training course. We have been working on this for many months and we are happy to present this to you. Here is the link to the course. #Drone #DronePilot
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King Schools2017/01/11 @ 5:46
You've been waiting patiently for this news...The FAA Releases the Third Class Medical Reform Final Rule! The new rule takes effect May 1, 2017. AOPA provides the details.
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2017/01/19 @ 2:52
Get Your FAA Remote Pilot Certificate - Guaranteed - with King Schools #Drone Pilot Ground School & Test Prep Course https://t.co/Zj3lXZpzku
2017/01/18 @ 9:12
King Schools NEW Drone Pilot Ground School & Test Prep Course - the course that guarantees you'll pass the FAA exam! https://t.co/Zj3lXZpzku
2017/01/18 @ 7:40
RT @FunFlying: King Schools NEW online Drone Pilot Ground School & Test Prep is here! https://t.co/Zj3lXZpzku #DroneNews #Dronetest #drone
2017/01/17 @ 10:57
King Schools NEW online Drone Pilot Ground School & Test Prep is here! https://t.co/Zj3lXZpzku #DroneNews #Dronetest #drone
2017/01/11 @ 2:47
The FAA Releases the Third Class Medical Reform Final Rule! The rule takes effect May 1, 2017. https://t.co/JY9Tg46pvv