Classes and Programs


INTRODUCTION TO AVIATION – options for Fall and Winter (limited class size for Covid)

Introduction to Aviation Ground School:  Taught by Senior FC members.  Grades: 9th – 12th. Recommended donation: $300.  Includes class, club t-shirt, first flight (Young Eagle Flight), Sporty’s online ground school and use of Redbird Simulator. (If you cannot contribute this recommended amount – then chose the “other” option).  This class is a pre-requisite to Flight Club 502 Membership. 

Dates: Saturdays, November 7th, November 14, November 21, December 5, December 12 from 10AM – 11:30PM.   Sign up below:

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Dates: Saturday, November 28th and Sunday November 29th from 1PM – 5PM.

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Dates: Saturday, December 19th and Sunday December 20th from 1PM – 5PM.

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Aircraft Maintenance 101: Taught by Aircraft & Powerplant Mechanic, Private Helicopter Pilot (soon to be Airplane Pilot) and Flight Club 502 member, August Russ.

Saturday, November 14, 2020 from 1PM -4PM. Free to members (make sure to say thank you to August). You will learn what Aircraft and Powerplant maintenance is all about. He will teach you a thorough preflight, what preventative maintenance can be done on the aircraft by owner/operators (YOU guys), how to check tire pressure, how to change the oil, how to replace missing screws and how to best take care of our airplanes! You will even learn how to wash the plane!

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Taught by:  Heather Stewart, Executive Director of Kentucky Harvest and Fundraising/Development Advisor For Flight club 502

BUSINESS 101 (DEVELOPMENT):  Chairs of Development:  Eloise Eifler and Heather Stewart are hosting an informational class on Development. DATE and TIME TBD (4 hours). PREREQUISITE: Intro to Aviation

Mrs. Stewart will go over the following topics so you will learn what Development is all about!  If you like what you learn you can apply to be involved on the development committee which will be made up of both Adult Advisors and Youth Members.  It’s a GREAT opportunity.  All are welcome to sign up and if we get more interest we can add another day.

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16 hour – 4 Day Private Pilot Written Exam Preparation, Ages 15-18. Aviation Ground Instructor:  Jeff Knox

Dates: November 7, November 8, November 14 and November 15 from 1:00PM – 5:00PM. Recommended donation of $150 including books.

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November 15, 2020 from 1PM – 4PM.

Flight Club 502 YOUTUBE Filmmaking 101: Taught by professional Film Maker Ryan Daley. Limited to 14 and application required.

We will learn the fundamentals of creating interviews, making orientation videos for aircraft preflight, using flight circle, how to wash the plane, etc.! This will be a great tool for our club. After the orientation class we will launch the committee (limited to 14 members).

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JUNIOR FLIGHT CLUB (8-12 years old) IS STILL ON STANDBY.… If you are interested in Junior Membership please sign up here and we will let you know when we can resume: Grade School/Middle School

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AVIATION LECTURE SERIES – Beginning in November. We are lining up the guest speakers and a short ground lesson for each meeting! Watch for the signup. Members only.

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