Four Years in This Flight School and You'll Never Leave the Ground

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Apparently the University of North Dakota thinks that you should spend four years in flight school and then never actually get off the ground. That's because they're offering a new degree in flying UAVs, unmanned aerial vehicles.


The four-year undergraduate program already enrolled its first 12 students and there's even talk of a graduate program being started up. Whatever happened to plain ol' regular pilot school? [Discovery via Pop Sci]

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WaffleTeamStrike! v26.00

This is something I've been wanting to do for a long time now. I've always wanted to go to flight school. I tried out for the Air Force and because of my terrible vision (caused by coding and video games) I was turned down.

Does anyone know the sight requirements for a public license?