Legal Research for General Aviation Pilots


This site is designed to inform general aviation pilots and student pilots about the laws and regulations that effect them. As a flight instructor, I am aware of the materials that one must learn in order to earn a certificate or additional rating. The contents of this site go beyond that material to give the reader a general idea of the governement structure and procedures related to the FARs. My objective is not to provide a source of authoritative answers to specific legal questions, but rather to help GA pilots to better understand the details behind the regulations and how to research them.

You can navigate by starting at the first section on Governmental Structure and following the "on to..." links at the bottom of each page, or choose the specific section that intersts you from the following list:

Designed and constructed by Cal Lee, CFII, MEI
School of Information, University of Michigan
Last updated 12/7/97