The Quickest Way to the Clouds: Sport Pilot

"Whether you’re completely new to aviation or have flown aircraft before, Sport Pilot is the new way to fly that is easier, more affordable, safe, and loads of FUN! Sport Pilot enables enthusiasts to learn to fly and gain access to aircraft in half the time and for half the cost of previous alternatives. So, climb aboard, take the controls, and launch new adventures in recreational aviation today!" (from the Sport Pilot website.)

For the fastest way to get up in the air, check out Sport Pilot from EAA. Aero-News.Net reporter Annette Kurman tried one out, and gives her thumbs up in a two-part report.