Our program is for 25 hours dual and 5 hours of solo. Pre-paid $3,210
Pre-requisite: Complete our $1650 evaluation course that is one week and 10 hours of flight instruction.
SPORT PILOT WRITTEN TEST BOOT CAMP at our flight school with our Chief Pilot Brant Howell $500 per student...minimum 3 students.
Give us a try for 10 hours of dual instruction in one of our TAA, Technically Advanced Bristell Light Sport Airplane.
When you complete our training you will be skilled in:
Before you arrive please learn a little about the Garmin G3X Touch by going to our learning, safety site:
You should also read the Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge.
If you have passed the written, you can save time and money at our flight school by being prepared!
Fly a two seat aircraft during the day, below 10,000 feet AGL(above ground level) on a day with a minimum of 3 miles visibility. If properly endorsed, a sport pilot can fly into 16,000 airports in the USA.
A 2-seat fixed gear plane certified under American ASTM standards with a max weight of 1320 pounds that has a max stall speed of 45 knots and a max level flight speed of 120 knots or 138 mph. The plane need to have a fixed pitch or ground adjustable propeller.
A light sport airplane applicant requires aminimum of 20 flight hours of flight time with 5 hours solo and 15 hours with a CFI. The applicant must pass a 40 question written test with a minimum grade of 70%. The test cost about $70. There is an oral exam given by a DPE, Designated Pilot Examiner and a flight test at a cost of about $500. The topics for the exam are listed in 14 code of the Federal Regulations (CFR) and FAR 61.309.
In addition to the 20 hours for a light sport airplane certificate there is a requirement for 2 hours of cross country time with one solo cross country flight of 75 nautical miles (nm) or more with full stops at a minimum of two points with at least 25 nm between points. The applicant must have 2 hours of flight training within 2 months of the practical flight test.
You will begin with a 10 hour one week introductory flight package. The cost is $1650 without housing and $2000 with housing. At the end of the week, we will let you know if you are eligible for our $3200 Light Sport Course which consist of 25 hours of dual instruction and 5 hours of solo flight time.
YES. We offer a 45 minute Discovery Flight at our flight school for $150. You may take up to two Discovery Flights.