About Your First Few Flights, Including When You Can Take Up Your Family

A webinar/video presentation. This is video 3 of the post-purchase section of this webinar. It covers these topics and more:

  • What are your parameters for your first few flights – where to go, what to do, how far to fly.
  • How much money should you set aside for the first few years of maintenance? What percentage of the purchase price should you expect to spend in the first couple years.
  • What does “sterile cockpit” mean and why is it important early in your new-to-you plane days?
  • How and why to do a fuel sample test early in ownership.
  • How often should you drain your fuel?
  • What are the basic parts and things you need to know about basic maintenance? Can you use paper towels?
  • How many hours do you need to fly before you can take your first “real” passenger?

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