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    I'm a student pilot just hitting 40 hours and now gearing up for my checkride.  My entire training has been in a Cessna 172.  Once I have my PPL, I'd like to take the family on some awesome adventures.  From the people I've spoken with locally, a Piper Cherokee or a Cessna 172, though having four seats, really cannot support four adults.  What do you recommend...
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    My wife and I are looking to leave California and potentially move near to Centenial Airport in the Denver area.  I am a 5000 hr CFI-II-MEI and hope to continue instructing.

    Q1:  I would like to know if the Aspen Flying club permits independent CFIs to teach within the club, or must they be direct employees of the Aspen Flight School?
    Q2:   If we were to live s...
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    JEROME PONCET:
    Hi Ron, 
    Thanks for the reply, For my luck, I was in a process to anticipate annual and the deadline is end of June. So I should be legal to fly the aircraft until the end of June 18. However, I agree with you, starting from July, the aircraft is not legal to fly anymore. 
    Good planning, and that helps you if you decide to report this to the FAA.
    I sinc...
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    I don't have a spreadsheet, but I do have a copyrighted paper I wrote covering the costs to consider and estimates of the amounts to budget (based on prices at the time of the last update) for a light, simple 4-seat single.  I'll be happy to send you a copy if you email a request to me at rblevy@mindspring.com.  No posts, PM's, texts, calls, smoke signals, or ES...
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    Does anyone have a thorough cost spreadsheet for aircraft ownership? Thanks.
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    Hi Ron, 
    Thanks for the reply, For my luck, I was in a process to anticipate annual and the deadline is end of June. So I should be legal to fly the aircraft until the end of June 18. However, I agree with you, starting from July, the aircraft is not legal to fly anymore. 
    I sincerely don't understand the way this guy is acting. His behavior is properly insane and I...