Entries by Eric Radtke

Garmin hosting in-person training course at Sporty’s

GTN navigators, TXi series, G3X Touch and G500/G600 training April 27-28 Garmin is hosting a two day in-person training course at Sporty’s, April 27-28, that will explore the capabilities of the GTN navigators as well as the TXi™series, G3X Touch™ and G500/G600 flight displays. Intended to serve both novice and experienced aviators, this class provides […]

How to become a professional pilot

WANTED – PROFESSIONAL PILOTS Stop Dreaming, Start Flying Recent data indicates that pilot certification changes have had far-reaching effects on qualified commercial and airline transport pilots and flight departments are experiencing a shortage of qualified pilots. In addition to flying passenger aircraft for major and commuter airlines, pilots also crew corporate aircraft and serve the […]

Sporty’s Academy receives examining authority

Authorization allows flight school personnel to issue pilot certifications Sporty’s Academy has received authorization for self-examining authority from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The authorization is valid for its 14 CFR Part 141-approved Private pilot, Instrument Rating and Commercial pilot curriculum provided by Sporty’s Academy. Self examining authority is available to established flight schools who […]

Sporty’s Academy Enrolling New Students

Enroll now for an immediate start. Learning to fly will unlock a world of possibilities and give you unparalleled freedom to see the world. It is a truly unique experience—one of the last great adventures in our modern life. It’s challenging, rewarding and flat out fun! No matter where you’re headed, being up in the […]

Thinking about a career change? Explore our career pilot program

Become a professional pilot in just 9-12 months. The demand for professional pilots has never been greater. If you’ve been dreaming about the challenge, adventure and rewards as a career as a professional pilot, there’s never been a better time to make that change and enter the career pilot program from Sporty’s Academy.  Designed for […]