Entries by Eric Radtke

Sporty’s expands training fleet with Cessna 172S Skyhawk

Sporty’s Academy is pleased to announce the addition of N405SP, a Cessna 172S Skyhawk, to the Sporty’s ECA training fleet. The Cessna Skyhawk is the ultimate training aircraft and the most popular single-engine aircraft ever built. This low-time 172S is available for all phases of training and includes a dual Garmin G5 electronic flight instruments, […]

Sporty’s Academy upgrades autopilots

Two additional Garmin GFC500 autopilot systems were recently installed in Sporty’s Skyhawk fleet replacing the KAP140 systems and bringing sophisticated levels of automation including Garmin ESP, speed protection, automatic level mode, vertical navigation (VNAV) mode, and more. Driven by the Garmin G5 and GTN650 interface, the GFC 500 will fly a wide range of precision, […]

Sporty’s ECA seeking late model Cessna Skyhawks

Do you know of a late model Cessna 172 Skyhawk (R or S model)? Sporty’s ECA will make a cash offer for your airplane. In response to the increasing demand for pilot training, Sporty’s Academy is searching for Cessna 172 Skyhawks (R & S models) to support flight training operations at the Clermont County Airport. […]

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 […]

COVID operating procedures

Updated June 7, 2021 – With the update to the Ohio Health Order such that it no longer requires masks for fully vaccinated individuals, except in certain situations, we wanted to update you on the policy for flight instructors and students at Sporty’s Academy. Masks are optional for vaccinated individuals. The same applies for all areas within […]