Flight Training Links

Bold Methods – Has a lot of good articles and info, some are free and also has paid content.

AOPA Online Learning – Lots of good info but you may have to be a member to access everything.

MzeroA.com – Paid online ground school but there is a lot of their content on YouTube for free.

FAA.gov – Lots of info on aircraft, certification, and regulations. Many FAA forms are available here including change of address notification.

FAA Safety Briefing Publication

Aviation Safety Reporting System


Weather Links

10-Day Forecast – This site has a good 10-day forecast showing temp, wind, and precip along with the current METAR at BGM.

National WX Service for Binghamton

National WX Service Aviation Weather

DUATS – Free WX, flight planning, and flight plan filing service

Foreflight – WX and Nav App – For Apple only, the best aviation app on the market.

Garmin Pilot – WX and Nav App – For Apple and Android, very good app if you don’t use Apple.


Medical and Certification

Integrated Airman Certification and Rating Application (IACRA) – Register and complete your application for a student pilot or any other FAA license.

FAA MEDXPRESS – Register and complete your application prior to your FAA medical exam.


Local FAA Medical Examiner – Michael Lischak, 607-251-2170, 3101 Shippers Road, Suite 101, Vestal, NY (behind Lowes)


Local FAA Medical Examiner – Keith Nichols, 607-687-5616, 130 Temple Street, Suite 100, Owego, NY 13827


Local FAA Medical Examiner – Ann Teng, 607-762-2333, 33 Mitchell Ave, Suite 204, Binghamton, NY 13093


International Student Information

TSA application website: www.flightschoolcandidates.gov

Goodrich Pilot Training Center FAA Certificate: TNY0005

Aircraft Make/Model: Cessna 172N


Aircraft Information

7395D W&B – Cessna N7395D, Current Weight & Balance Form

7395D POH/AFM – Cessna N7395D, Aircraft Flight Manual (Thanks Steve O. for making the PDF)

FAA Test Prep

Exams4Pilots – Free practice FAA tests

Planes For Sale




Aviation Associations & Interests

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Experimental Aircraft Association

Women in Aviation

The Ninety-Nines

Harris Hill Soaring Corporation – Located in Elmira/Horseheads, NY. Visit the National Soaring Museum, go for a glider ride, or kids can join the Junior Program and get great exposure to aviation.


If you have any suggestions for useful training, weather, or other aviation links that you think others would benefit from, send them to Doug@GoodrichAviation.com.