Prepare for the FAA Pilot written exam. Obtain a working knowledge of aerodynamics, radio communications, flight controls, aircraft systems, weight and balance, and flight planning. Become familiar with applicable Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs), National Weather Service products such as forecasts, pre-flight weather briefings, and be able to recognize weather systems. You'll get the opportunity to plan a cross-country flight utilizing navigational skills, weather information, communication procedures, aircraft performance and aeronautical decision-making. Discussion emphasis is on the FAA subject areas. Endorsement of students for the FAA Private Pilot written exam is at the sole discretion of the instructor.
** book required
* book and usb required