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Finish your ATP rating – Single or Multi Engine

If you were one of the people who completed your ATP written test prior to the August 1, 2014 deadline then remember the written test results are only valid for 2 years. If you do have the written done and have the experience requirements met or nearly met we can help you. Alpine Flight Training […]

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EGE Fly-In 2015 – June 20

Saturday June 20th join us at the Vail Valley Jet Center for the Central Rockies best fly-in. $4.18 per gallon at Eagle Airport on Saturday June 20th! Come to the Eagle County Airport Fly-In hosted by the Vail Valley Jet Center! http://vailvalleyjetcenter.cmail1.com/t/ViewEmail/r/2A2D70C8C96FB3862540EF23F30FEDED/3488885CE36997216E86459A008B4B98

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Eagle Airport Air Traffic Control Tower Live Feed 119.80 | Eagle Airport Web Cam

 Listen to Eagle County Regional Airport Air Traffic Control Tower Live 119.80     

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Colorado Multi-Engine Training

Alpine Flight Training is happy to announce we’ve added to the advanced ratings we can provide.  With the addition of a Piper Seneca, we can now provide Multi-Engine Private and Commercial Ratings as well as Multi-Engine Instructor Ratings.  Alpine Flight Training now offers Multi-Engine training in a PA-34-200T Piper Seneca.  This new addition to our […]

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Mountain Flying Basics – Crosswind TO & Land

Statistically, the largest percentage of GA aircraft accidents are related lack of pilot proficiency in dealing with crosswinds resulting in loss of control during takeoff or landing. As the days get longer and warmer the snow begins to melt. This melting snow causes evaporative cooling that can create strong local winds at many mountain airports. […]

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Get your Private Pilot’s License Quickly and Efficiently

Alpine Flight Training provides a variety of accelerated training programs, probably our most popular is Private Pilot training. Over the years we have worked with may people who want to get through their Private Pilot Training and do it efficiently. With any private pilot training, the training is a combination of flying and study. On […]

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Mountain Flying Telluride

There are a couple iconic mountain airports in Colorado that are well worth the effort to visit.  As part of our mountain training we frequently visit these airports, among them  is Telluride. Thin air, turbulence, and gusty winds can make any mountain airport challenging for takeoff and landing, but Telluride, Colorado is exceptionally demanding. At […]

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Mountain Flight Training and Mountain Checkout for OpenAirplane

Alpine Flight Training becomes first Colorado operator, and the first to offer the OpenAirplane Mountain Checkout.  With the OpenAirplane network you can more easily get access to aircraft through their unique Universal Pilot Checkout process. Alpine Flight Training now offers UPC checkout with Mountain Flying Endorsement for the OpenAirplane program. Call our office at 970-401-5105 […]

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Mountain Flying Adventures in Colorado

Flight Adventures Over the years we have conducted hundreds of different flights, and along the way we have gathered feedback from our students. This list below is a summary of what we believe a collection of the very best flight experiences the Colorado Rockies has to offer. We have something for you even if you’re […]

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Private Pilot Ground School – January 2014 @ Eagle Airport

Upcoming Event JANUARY: PRIVATE PILOT WRITTEN TEST PREP WEEKEND GROUND SCHOOL Saturday & Sunday, Jan 11th & 12th, 2014 Vail Valley Jet Center On the weekend of January 11th and January 12th there will be an accelerated private pilot test prep ground school at the Vail Valley Jet Center.  The class is two days long, 8 […]

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