Note: Changes to scheduled events will be reflected on this page and will be higlighted in red. Please make corrections to your syllabus if needed.

March 2018

  6 - Mar    Aerodynamics - How the plane flies, turns and crashes.

 13 - Mar    Airframes And Powerplants - Engines and Systems.

20 - Mar   Aviation Physiology & Flight Instruments.

31 - Mar   Saturday morning Tour of the Marion Airport (Plane in Hanger)….etc

27 - Mar   Weight & Balance, Performance, Emergencies , Night

April 2018

  3 - Apr   Weather - The atmosphere and how it works.

10 - Apr  Weather Charts - Do it yourself forcasting and how to read aviation reports and                    Federal Regulations and the Airmans information Manual.

17 - Apr   Basic Navigation - Bring your E6-B, Plotter and Sectional Chart.

24 - Apr  Radio Navigation - VOR, ADF, ILS and other meningfull acronyms BRING
                   NAV GEAR & HOMEWORK

May 2018

 1 - May   Federal Aviation Regulations

 8 - May   The operation of the Control Tower, Radar Apch Control and
                     Air Traffic Control

15 - May   Comprehensive Exam

22 - May   Test Review (Optional) This is a review of the most commonly missed questions. A second take home test will be given to those interestred in studying for the FAA exam.

All meetings are in the 106 Cafeteria Auditorium room.

Frank Gutierrez, (319) 295-3212

Next Private Pilot Ground School starts September 4, 2018

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