Is that pilot or PTI & DiverTo ensure your success the following are essential.
1. Buy an expensive Breitling Navitimer watch.
2. Drive sports car such as a Morgan , MGA, Jaguar XK 120 0r XK 150.
3. Refer to all your mates as "Wings"
4. Check your appearance in a mirror at least once a minute.
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That's a very valid point.However, you do need to consider how your claim to want to fly can be backed-up if you've never actually experienced it.