Your choice of CFI will in large part determine how long it takes
you to complete your training (and consequently, how much it'll
cost), whether you'll complete your certificate or rating at all,
and most importantly, how safe you'll really be when you exercise
you flying privileges. So it's important that you choose the right
"There aren't a lot of answers. We have a system that's
worked for 35 years. We should not throw out that system that's
worked for a radical new system of user fees based on a
hypothetical modernization plan."
Source: NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen,
speaking of the FAA's proposed "Next Generation" Air Traffic
Control system in Thursday's General Session meeting that kicked
off the AOPA Expo 2006.