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Cody Messer completes Private Pilot Training at Alpine Flight Training

Today Cody Messer or Carbondale, Colorado received his Private Pilot License in Airplane Single Engine Land. He took the checkride earlier today in Crawford Colorado in N542DC – a Diamond DA-20-C1 Katana Evolution. Congratulations Cody!

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Learning to fly in the winter

I am frequently asked what the best season is to learn to fly. Often I see people that want to learn to fly put it off because they think winter is a bad time to fly. Nothing could be further from the truth. Winter is an incredible time of year. The cold air means dense […]

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Flight Training Requirements | Vail Colorado Flight Lessons

Here at our flight School in Vail Colorado at the Eagle Airport I am often asked, How long does it take to learn to fly? Probably one of the most common reasons people don’t learn to fly is because they don’t understand the difficulty, costs or time commitments required for the endeavor.  Usually, would-be students […]

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Mountain Flight Training in Colorado

If you’re interested in flight training with an emphasis on extending your knowledge with some mountain flight training then Colorado is the place to come to, and Alpine Flight Training can provide the instruction.  We operate from Eagle County Regional airport, located in the central Colorado Rockies.  Whether for several hours, or for several days, […]

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Eagle Airport – Flight Instruction, Ground Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Mountain Flying

Rates for flight & ground training as well as aircraft rental at Eagle Airport Aircraft Rental DA-20-C1 Katana Evolution Rental* $129.00 / Hour Instructional Rates Flight Instruction in Alpine Flight Traning Katana $50.00 / Hour Flight Instruction in Customer Owned Aircraft $75.00 / Hour Ground Instruction $40.00 / Hour Other Fees Overnight Trip Rate – […]

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Renewing Your Pilot’s License | Recurrent Flight Training in Eagle Colorado

The process to get flying again after you have been out of it for years.Frequently I am asked what type of process is involved in getting back into flying after a person has been away for 5, 10, 15 or even 20 years or more. The process is surprisingly …

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Colorado Flight Instruction : Demand for airline pilots set to soar

Begin your flight instruction today at Eagle County Regional Airport… Here is an interesting article from USA Today regarding the future of Pilot Hiring.  I’m guessing this is a good time to learn to fly in order to position yourself for this upcoming hiring frenzy. http://travel.usatoday.com/flights/story/2011/06/Demand-for-airline-pilots-set-to-soar/48661596/1 After nearly a four-year drought of job openings, the airline […]

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Learn to fly in Eagle Colorado | USA TODAY: We are on the brink of the largest surge in pilot hiring in history…

The career outlook is positive.  Now is a great time to learn to fly in Eagle Colorado and fulfill your dream of becoming a pilot. From USA Today:  http://travel.usatoday.com/flights/story/2011/06/Demand-for-airline-pilots-set-to-soar/48661596/1 After nearly a four-year drought of job openings, the airline industry is on the brink of what’s predicted to be the biggest surge in pilot hiring […]

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