Welcome to the website of the Spartanburg Pilot Association

       Spartanburg Pilot Association events on the horizon

South Carolina Breakfast Club comes to Triple Tree on Sunday July 10th.


Always a great turn out and a wonderful breakfast to be served.


Get there early to watch many planes arrive in this beautiful Aerodrome.

Our July 11th meeting will be with Van Fleet Aviation.


Ed Vess will be on the grill for burgers and hot dogs......


Susan Van Fleet, owner and operator of Van Fleet Aviation is a licensed Commercial Pilot, Flight Instructor, Instrument and Multi Engine Instructor. Susan is also a Commercial Glider Pilot, Single Engine Sea Pilot and Airline Transport Pilot and has been flight instructing since 1986



We will begin our next round of Instrument Ground School classes on Thursday July 14th at 6.30 pm to 9.00 pm.

This class will be focused on the FAA Instrument Written Knowledge Test. We will be  using the 2015-16 Gleim Instrument Pilot FAA Knowledge Test book.


This class is only available to members of the SPA

Updates and details to follow on this website.


Week 1. Airplane Instruments

Week  2. Attitude Instrument Flying and Aerodynamics

Week 3. Navigation Systems

Week 4. Federal Aviation Regulations

Week  5. Airports, Air Traffic Control, and Airspace

Week 6. Holding and Instrument Approaches

Week 7. Aeromedical Factors

Week  8. Aviation Weather

Week 9 Aviation Weather Services

Week 10. IFR En Route

Week  11. IFR Flights

Our August 8th meeting will be at Triple Tree, so plan to fly over for a great meal and an update on the Triple Tree activities.


We plan to have the folks at Triple Tree gives us an update on the General Aviation fly in on September 7th thru 11th 2016