Page 1

AVIATION ACADEMY


Aviation Academy

LCDR
Robert
Ewing

•
Personalized
instruc0on
from
qualified
 instructors
who
have
over
70
years
of
combined
 avia9on
experience •
Small
class
size,
maximum
5:1
instructor
ra0o •
St.
Petersburg
area
has
over
361
days
of
 sunshine
per
year,
great
for
flying! •
Transporta0on
to
and
from
airport
is
included


History: 1998 - 2010 • Over
500
students
have
received
flight
 training
through
our
program • 18
students
have
earned
a
private
pilot’s
 license • 28
students
have
enrolled
in
Embry‐Riddle
 Aeronau9cal
University • Given
over
1,300
hours
of
flight
instruc9on


Benefits of • Mo0vates
students
to
learn


Benefits of • Enhances
communica0on
skills


Benefits of

• Hands‐on
Learning


Benefits of

• Increases





 self‐confidence


Benefits of

• Applies
advanced
science
and
math


Benefits of • Teaches
responsibility
for
self
and
others


Benefits of • Stands
out
on
college
applica9ons
 and
resumes


Benefits of • Develops
confident,
safe
pilots


Benefits of

• Encourages
further
study
and
 future
career
path


y m e d a c A n Aviatio The
Avia9on
Academy
offers
an
8th
grade
 elec0ve,
2
High
School
aeronau0cal
courses
 (addi9onal
lab
fees
required)
and,
for
those
 flight‐driven
students,
the
opportunity
to
 work
towards
earning
and/or
advancing
a
 Private
Pilot’s
License.


Aviation Academy Offers Electives, Courses & Private Pilot Operations Intro to l a c i t u a n Aero Science

8th

9th -

12th

10th - 12th

Aeronau tical Science I

12th

9th - 12th

Advanced Pilot Operations

Aeronautical Science II

Privat e Pilo t Opera tions


Introduction to Aeronautical Science

th grade 8 in d re e ff O Lab Fee = $100

•
One
semester
elec0ve •
Build
on
previous
math
and
science
knowledge
 by
incorpora9ng
model
construc0on
with
 avia9on
concepts •
Cadets
learn:
aerodynamics,
weather
theory,
 naviga9on,
rocketry,
and
PCATD
flight
training •
Goal:

engage
students
with
ac9vi9es
that
 enhance
the
learning
and
understanding
of
 avia9on
concepts


th - 12th grade 9 in d re e Off ntation flight)

s 1 hr orie Lab Fee = $500 (include

Aeronautical Science I

•
1
year
course
(1
class
period/day) •
Introduce
Private
Pilot
Opera0ons •
Construct
large
balsa
model
aircraP •
Cadets
learn:
aerodynamics,
pilot
regula9ons,
 naviga0on,
flight
planning,
weather
data
 collec9on,
and
interpreta9on •
Goal:
encourage
crea9vity
and
passion
for
 learning
through
the
applica0on
of
technology
 in
an
avia9on
environment


Aeronautical Science II

Offere

d in 10 th

Lab grade (Aero. Fee = $1,85 0 I is a p rerequ isite)

•
1
year
course
(1
class
period/day) •
5‐hours
of
flight
training
in
various
aircra]s •
Cadets
learn:
Avia9on
history,
aircra]
 performance,
avia9on
weather
and
aircraP
 systems •
Goal:
Encourage
students
to
pursue
a
Private
 Pilots
License,
develop
a
passion
for
future
study
 in
the
areas
of
science
and
mathema9cs


Private Pilot Operations

th - 12th grade 9 in d Offere $29,253

Total Value = $26,100$9,500-$12,500 = ys Pa nt de u St FA A at Wh

•
1
year
course
(3
class
periods/day) •
1
math,
1
science
and
1
technology
credit •
Part
141
pilot
training
with
numerous
PCATD
 lessons,
CDROM
so]ware,
and
DVD
courses •
50
hours
of
flight
9me
at
Albert
Whiced
Airport
 in
C172N
or
C172SP •
Complete
training
and
prepara0on
for
Private
 Pilot’s
License
wricen
exam
and
check
ride •
Must
be
16
to
fly
solo,
17
for
license


Private Pilot Operations

n w o d k a e r B t s o C l a t o T

•
350
hrs
ground
instruc9on:





$16,100 •
Aircra]
rental


30
Hrs
Dual:






$6,830 





























20
Hrs
Solo:







$9,983 •
PCATD
instruc9on
(20D):












$1,000 •
Pilot
supplies/flight
physical:





$1,000 •
FAA
wricen
exam/check
ride:






$650 




























Total
Cost:

$26,100
/$29,733 
Cost
to
AFA
students:
C172SP
=
$12,500 
Cost
to
AFA
students:
C172N
=
$9,500


ADMIRAL FARRAGUT ACADEMY

20


www.farragut.org

Admiral
Farragut
Academy LCDR
Robert
Ewing Director
of
Avia9on
Academy E‐mail:
rewing@farragut.org Tel:
727.384.5500
ext.
244 www.farragut.org

Learn how to fly!  
Learn how to fly!  

The mission of the Aviation Academy at Farragut is to support the mission of Admiral Farragut Academy through instruction of aeronautical sc...

Advertisement