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Learn to Fly: How to Obtain Your Private Pilot License and More 2019-2020

Registration Deadline 02/13/2020
Payment Deadline 02/13/2020

High School Room 305                                     Time: 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Tuition: FREE*                                                1 Thursday evening
Instructor: Michael Maybee                        Session 1: October 17
                                                                    Session 2: February 13
                                 **Registration is required.

Course will provide an overview of the requirements to obtain a private pilot’s license. It will talk about different opportunities available in the Capital District, and their costs. It will cover the basic components of learning to fly:
   · Aerodynamics
   · Airplane Instruments, Engines, and Systems
   · Communications
   · Airports
   · Air Traffic Control and Airspace
   · Federal Aviation Regulations
   · Airplane Performance and Weight and Balance
   · Aeromedical Factors &Aeronautical Decision Making
   · Aviation Weather
   · Navigation
   · Cross-Country Flight Planning

The objective of this course is to provide enough basic information to help you determine if flying is right for you!

Instructor is a FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) with private pilot license, Instrument rating and commensal pilot

  • Room 305
    Averill Park High School
    Averill Park, NY 12018

Online registration for this program is currently closed/unavailable. Please contact Averill Park Community Education for further information.