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  • How do I schedule?
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  • My voucher is about to expire. What can I do?
  • Reservations made before the voucher expires will be honored at the promotional value, even if the selected course date is after the course expiration date. Reservations can be still be made after the voucher expiration date; a $50 fee will need to be paid at the start of the course.
  • When are classes held?
  • Our Discovery Flight class is held on Thursday evenings, with actual flight on Saturday and Sunday.. 
  • Where do I go?
  • We are in the biggest hangar at the Placerville Airport - 3501 Airport Road, Placerville, CA 95667. Look for the signs pointing to 'Placerville Aviation'.
  • Will I really get to fly?
  • Yes, you do! Our certificated flight instructors will assist you in learning the fundamentals of flying an airplane, and you'll be doing almost all of the piloting!
  • What will I learn during ground school?
  • Our ground school is designed to give you a general overview of everything you wanted to learn about aviation and more! We'll cover what makes airplanes fly, how to become a pilot, and different pilot careers! We'll spend time getting familiar with airplanes inside and out, and you'll get to fly our flight simulator prior to your afternoon flight. Feel free to ask as many questions as you'd like.
  • What happens if it rains or the weather is poor?
  • We'll still run the ground school and will reschedule flights for the next day, or another time that works for your schedule.
  • What do I need to bring?
  • Bring a jacket, sunglasses, and a pack lunch or money to use for lunch.
  • Will my flight time count toward my pilot's license?
  • Yes, in fact you will receive your very own logbook with your flight time endorsed by your flight instructor.
  • What type of aircraft will I get to fly?
  • A Diamond Eclipse - check them out here.

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Contact us at 530-903-9100 - info@placervilleaviation.com

3501 Airport Road, Hangar 5, Placerville, CA 95667

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