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Cost of Aircraft Ownership

What does it cost to own and operate an airplane? I discuss my own airplane ownership experience and cover Finance, Insurance, Maintenance, Upgrades and Add-ons, Hangar vs Tie-down, and engine reserve. I’ll also share my strategy for ensuring there are no surprises when it comes to paying for airplane maintenance. The instrument rating did not…

Building the Lancair Legacy Kit Plane with Adam Molny

Ever thought about building your own airplane? Adam Molny joins me with the story of building his Lancair Legacy kit plane. We discuss the building process, FAA and insurance requirements, the Legacy’s performance and Adam’s first flight in the airplane. If you enjoy this podcast then please share it with your social media circles and forums. Thanks!…

Have Avgas Prices Peaked?

Avgas prices currently range between $5 – $7 per gallon, depending on where in the U.S. you live. I was griping about $3.19 avgas when I first bought my airplane in 2007; little did I know… We might be past the worst of it though, as oil prices must, at some point, reflect oil usage.…