You’re in the right place if you want to fly Light Sport Aircraft (LSA) – fixed-wing aircraft (airplanes) or weight-shift control aircraft (trikes).
This is where to start as a Sport Pilot Applicant and learn to fly in Light Sport Aircraft (LSA). A little research up-front will make getting started in your flying career much easier.
Use Private Pilot Training toward Sport Pilot Certificate
Yes, you may do this. The FAA has clearly expressed that a student pilot certificate is a student pilot certificate, regardless of which certificate you are pursuing. Here’s how to use Private Pilot training toward a Sport Pilot certificate.