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Welcome to Ground SchoolLearn more about general aviation with our team of expert pilots!

We hope its pretty easy to find a fantastic flying experience at FlyingLessons.co.uk, but we know that the world of aviation can be a bit of a mystery to the uninitiated. That's why we've built our very own Ground School here at FlyingLessons.co.uk - to answer all of your flight-related questions.

Whether you want to know more about a particular aircraft before booking a lesson, or you're looking for some in-depth advice about Private Pilot Licence training - you've come to the right place! We've got a team of qualified pilots and instructors on hand to answer your questions and dish out their own top tips.

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