Skysport-UK Air Adventures
5 Hour Elite Pilot Programme
Cotswold Airport EGBP
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11 times winners of the Kings Cup Air Race
Skysport Elite Pilots
Flight 1 Skills Assessment & Introduction to the Bulldog
Flight 1 is a skills assessment sortie and introduction to the Bulldog. This sortie will enable
your instructor to tailor your subsequent sorties to meet your precise needs. It will also introduce
you to the constant speed propellor, flying the aeroplane at extreme attitudes and fighter pilot circuits.
Flight 2 General Handling, stalling and spinning
Flight 2 will concentrate on developing your skills in handling the aeroplane at extreme attitudes. You will also
practice stall and spin recovery techniques with the aim of enabling you to recognise the early onset of the stall
and take effective recovery action.
Read Article on Stalling
Flight 3 General Handling, Circuits & Forced Landing
Flight 3 will give you the opportunity to practice the handling skills developed in your previous flights.
You will then concentrate on flying "fighter pilot" circuits and forced landing techniques.
Read Article on Engine Failures
Flights 4 & 5 Consolidation and Practice
Flights 4 and 5 will give you the opportunity hone the skills you have learnt during the first 3 flights.
Your instructor will plan these trips with you so that you gain the most benefits from your Elite course.
Read Article on Forced Landings
The Elite Pilot Course qualifies
you for a CAA PROUD award.
You will Learn
Fly the Bulldog
Controlled flight in extreme attitudes
Fighter Pilot Circuits
Low level navigation techniques
Safe Flight in poor visibility
Learn the art of
Book Your 5 hour Course Cost £1,450
Because of the vagaries of the UK weather Skysport UK does not take an advanced deposit for the airwork
part of the course. All flying will be paid for by electronic bank transfer/Debit Card at the conclusion of each flight.
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