INTRO TO FLIGHT CLUB 502 PRE-REQ CLASS FOR MEMBERSHIP. AGES 13-21
Introduction to Flight Club 502 is a pre-req to joining our club! Each member must take this class to be considered a member. The class goes over what FC502 is and how we inspire the Youth of America with aviation based STEM, help build tomorrow’s leaders, and encourage choices supporting decision making skills and patriotism.
Intro to Flight Club 502 also covers requirements for private pilot certificate, aircraft components, basic aerodynamics, flight organizations, jobs in aviation, aircraft systems: aircraft engines, flight instruments, flight controls, use of checklists, taxi procedures, fundamentals of flight (climbs, descents, straight and level and turns), aeromedical factors and aeronautical decision-making. Includes FC502 t-shirt, ground school programming, Sporty's online training (valued at $300/year), a Young Eagle flight, Redbird sim training, and more.
CLASS LIMITED TO 12 STUDENTS. MONDAY - THURSDAY FROM 9AM - 12PM
Please fill out permission slip as well as sign up form
Includes flight club t-shirt, Ground school programming (see below), use of Redbird Simulator. Recommended $300 (tax deductible donation), needs based scholarships available contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Ground School programming: Learn to fly orientation: Requirements for Private Pilot Certificate. Aircraft Components, Basic Aerodynamics, Flight organizations and Jobs in Aviation, Aircraft Systems: Aircraft Engines, Flight Instruments, Flight Controls, Flight: Use of Checklists, Taxi procedures, Fundamentals of Flight (Climbs, Descents, Straight and Level and Turns), Medical factors and decision making: Aeromedical Factors, Aeronautical Decision Making
*PLEASE NOTE: due to high demand for flight training, new members can expect a delay before being able to fly."
Open to all Flight Club 502 youth and adult volunteer members.
Intro finance course taught by Mr. Duane Parker and his guest speakers.
This course is more of a “Finance Club within Flight Club” we can use our real world nonprofit in learning these key concepts and will have opportunity to apply what we learn both at Flight club and in your personal lives.
You will learn the basics of fundamentals of finance, emphasizing their application in real-world situations. Key concepts and applications include: time value of money, risk-return tradeoff, cost of capital, retirement savings, digital money, the stock market and equity and debt.
You don't need to attend every class to participate. This is open to youth and adult volunteer members.
Capt. Jim Schroder is leading Flight Club kids 7th grade and up who are interested in building and flying RC aircraft!
This group meets every other week at either Flight Club 502's Hangar or the Tom Sawyer Park Airfield.
See our "EVENTS" page for details!
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