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