Welcome to the website of the Spartanburg Pilot Association

FAA Rebate Program for General Aviation Aircraft Owners Who Equip with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) to begin 9-19-16


More information about equipping and the rebate program is available on the following websites:


Spartanburg Pilot Association events on the horizon

Ground School Private Written Knowledge Test

 KSPA - Bottom conference room

Saturday December 10th  @ 8.30 am to 11.00 am



Airplanes and Aerodynamics - Completed

Airplane Instruments, Engines, and Systems- Completed

Airports, Air Traffic Control, and Airspace - Completed

Federal Aviation Regulations - Completed

Airplane Performance and Weight and Balance-Completed

Aviation Weather-Completed

Aviation Weather Services

Navigation: Charts and Publications

Navigation Systems

Aeromedical Factors and Aeronautical Decision Making (ADM)

Cross-Country Flight Planning




Breakfast Club – Spartanburg, SC

Sunday Dec 11th @ 9:00 am



It's a home cooked southern breakfast, great fellowship and flying! Every other Sunday since 1938, pilots & aviation enthusiasts in and near South Carolina have met for breakfast.


Fly in or drive to the airport, belly up and talk aircraft, aviation, or anything else, to your hearts content! Pilot or non-pilot, everyone Welcome!


Spartanburg Pilots Association Christmas Party - Wades

Monday Dec 12th @ 6.00 pm

January 9th 2017 SPA meeting at KSPA FBO @ 6.00 pm with Jim Gardner.

Jim Gardner has spent 37 years in the aviation business.  He started his aviation insurance career in 2003 after a distinguished 30 year military and commercial aviation career serving as pilot and aviation operational manger.  He is an accomplished commercial pilot who has logged over 14,000 hours in a variety of military, commercial, and general aviation aircraft. His pilot certificate includes both Single and Multi-engine Air Line Transport ratings as well as holding a Flight Engineer certificate.  `