How to build a $300,000 plane: A guide from the experts
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title Plane owners beware!
A new study from Plane Owners and Pilots (PIP) claims that “the most common [plane] purchase is a ‘must-have’ for a successful life.”
In fact, the study’s author, Matthew Cavanagh, is a pilot himself.
He is currently flying a new model that was built for the first time and will soon make its maiden flight in 2018.
“There are two main things I’ve found: first, the aircraft is actually good, it’s got a very good range, and its an easy plane to fly and maintain,” he said in a press release.
“Secondly, I’ve learned that there are very few things in life that are worth the expense of a plane.”
“It’s a very basic plane, and you need a basic grounding in order to make the most of it.”
PIP’s survey of 1,000 people was completed on behalf of the American Airlines and Southwest airlines.
Its goal was to learn about how to purchase and fly an airplane, the kinds of people who fly it, and the costs associated with the purchase.
The survey found that “over half of the respondents said they had never flown before” and that “people with less experience are more likely to purchase a new plane than those with more experience.”
It also found that people who are in their twenties are the most likely to fly a plane.
Pip’s study also found a “very high level of frustration” with the industry’s pricing for jet aircraft.
The survey found there are “two primary factors” that cause “a high price for a new jet aircraft: a lack of experience, and a high level for the price to be justified.”
The study found that if the new jet is “a good plane,” it costs around $300K to $500K per seat.
If it’s “not good” or “not at all,” it’s around $200K to around $400K per flight.
A number of factors, like “price-to-performance” and “performance characteristics,” are considered in purchasing a new airplane.
Although the study found a lot of respondents had no interest in purchasing an expensive plane, the authors of the study noted that “even those who are willing to spend money are hesitant to buy a plane for the same reasons.”
In other words, the most important thing you need to know is that it’s a plane and you should probably spend money on it.
For more information on the study, check out the video below.
title Plane owners beware!A new study from Plane Owners and Pilots (PIP) claims that “the most common [plane] purchase is…