This site is designed to be a repository of articles, videos and other sources of information that would be of help and inspiration to anyone thinking of learning to fly aeroplanes, helicopters, gyrocopters, microlights or any other powered aircraft.

The content within this site has been compiled from various sources including information freely available online.  Other sources include contributions from guest authors, associates, books and the personal experience of the site owner.

Mission Statement

Privatepilotslicence.org is a website designed to encourage people of all ages and abilities to take up flying and to fly more often.

  • To encourage and promote general aviation
  • To encourage and promote a professional attitude to flying in an amateur sport
  • To encourage individuals of all ages and abilities to fly
  • To encourage pilots to fly more often and in a variety of aircraft

Pilot License or Pilot Licence?

Pilot License or Pilot Licence? It’s an Atlantic thing.

In the UK we say licence for the noun and license for the verb.

In the US they’re both license.

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