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Brampton Flight Centre

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June 2019

PPL #3- Flight Instruments

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
BFC

Flight Instruments This lesson will involve an analysis of atmospheric pressure, the pitot static system, gyroscopic theory and associated instruments.  The magnetic compass will also be discussed. Reference:  From the Ground Up: pages 33 – 47.

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PPL #13- Navigation 2: Introduction to Flight Planning

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
BFC

Navigation 2: Introduction to Flight Planning This is a practical class involving navigation problems as well as preparing the chart and flight log for a cross country trip: Brampton to Collingwood to Muskoka and return via the same route. By the end of the class, initial preparation for the trip is completed including topics such as extracting info from the CFS, preparing the chart, checking Notams and filling up the Nav log without any weather info. Reference:  From the Ground…

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PPL #11- Flight Computers

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
BFC

Flight Computers During this session we will discuss how to use your E6B flight computer.  Time, speed and distance, fuel consumption, fuel burn, true altitude and wind correction calculations plus many more. Reference:  Flight Computer User Manual

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PPL #8- Meteorology 1: Basic Theory

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
BFC

Meteorology 1: Basic Theory In this class we will discuss the atmosphere, clouds, pressure, winds, humidity, temperature and stability. Reference:  From the Ground Up: pages 123 – 140, Air Command Weather Manual

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PPL #4- CARS & Flight Operations

June 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
BFC

CARS & Flight Operation Topics to include aerodrome layout, traffic procedures, the Canadian Airspace System, radio wave theory and frequency bands, radio communication facilities and procedures. Reference:  From the Ground Up: pages 89 – 106,Flight Training Manual: pages 206 – 209 and RTOC study guide

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PPL #14- Navigation 3: Flight Planning

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
BFC

Navigation 3: Flight Planning Continuation of PVT #12 with focus on getting weather info, using the flight computer to come up with navigational and performance figures, filling and using enroute log, filling out an ICAO flight plan form and role of FSS. This class relies on the skills learnt during the previous two Nav classes. Reference:  VNC, POH, CFS and Flight Computer User Manual

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PPL #12- Navigation 1: Basic Theory

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
BFC

Navigation 1: Basic Theory During this session we will discuss latitude and longitude, the earth’s magnetism and aeronautical charts. Reference:  From the Ground Up: pages 176 – 192

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How to Pass Your Flight Test Seminar

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
BFC

Location: Commercial Classroom Cost: $25.00 Speaker: Scott Chayko Get tips from a flight test examiner on how to pass your flight test. What should you prepare for? What should you expect the day of? PPL Flight Tests will be covered.

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PPL #9 – Meteorology 2: Air Masses, Fronts & Hazards

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
BFC

Meteorology 2: Air Masses, Fronts & Hazards Topics will include air masses, fronts, precipitation, fog types, thunderstorms, icing and turbulence. Reference:  From the Ground Up: pages 140 – 163, Air Command Weather Manual

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