Private Pilot Ground School – Starts Feb. 20, 21

Aero Club

Great news!  Registration is open for our next two Private Pilot Ground School classes.

  • Start date for one class is Tuesday, February 20, 2024 (Zoom/in-person) and
  • start date for the other class is Wednesday, February 21, 2024 (in-person).

Please call or stop in to make payment to reserve your spot. 

This is a hybrid course consisting in Jeppesen online modules and once-a-weeknight meets with the instructor.  The instructor will conduct in person meets with ZOOM access to participate remote.  

Here are  the basics:

  • The Private Pilot Ground School is an eight- to nine-week course, at $700. 
  • The course is Jeppesen online, and you meet with the instructor through ZOOM or in-person once a weeknight (6-8 p.m.) to go over materials and ask any questions.
  • Completion of this course prepares you to take the FAA Written with the endorsement from the instructor. 
  • After you pass your FAA Written, you have two years to complete the flying portion and pass the Check Ride with an FAA DPE for your Private Pilot License requirements. 
  • Completion of this course satisfies the FAA minimum requirement for the Ground School portion to get your Private Pilot License. 

Supplies that come with the class include: Jeppesen Online Login, Instructor time, Kneeboard, Plotter, Metal E6B, Logbook, and Maneuver Guide.

Please  call the Rocky Mountain USAF Flight Training Center  (aka Aero Club) at 719-556-4310, Bldg. Hangar 133.


Photo of the 1951 Aero Club at PAFB, one of the first four aero clubs started by Gen. Curtis Lemay in 1951.


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