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FAA WINGS Program

Wishing you were airborne instead of stuck on the ground waiting for COVID-19 to go away? Nashville Flight Training and the FAA are offering a way to use your time with great benefits - like FREE flight time! Participate in the FAA WINGS Program! Visit: www.FAASafety.gov Here's how: Click on "VIEW CATALOG" under "FEATURED COURSES," then click on "VIEW AVAILABLE COURSES" and "SHOW WINGS COURSES." Select WINGS courses that you are interested in. Take as many courses as you can with topics related to weather, decision making, accidents, VFR and IFR scenarios, regulations and many many more. Whoever has the most WINGS credits between March 26 and when our school is back open will win one FREE hour of flight time! Second and third place win a book of their…
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POSTPONED–RJet Day

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED Your career is on the horizon. Elevate your options with Republic Airways. RJet Day at Nashville Flight Training Tuesday, March 31, 2020 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 801 Hangar Ln #7 Nashville, TN 37217 Stop by and chat with Republic Airways pilots and recruiters. Learn more about our industry leading contract, RJet Cadet program and more! For more information, contact Gracen Stanczykiewicz, Gracen.Stanczykiewicz@rjet.com
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Major Day

Thinking about a career at the major airlines? You will need a compass to guide you there! Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 7 p.m. for Nashville Flight Training’s first ever “Major Day.” Come learn from professional pilots who work at major airlines and gather tips and advice on how YOU can start a path towards the majors! Almost every major airline represented!
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POSTPONED–More Difficult Decisions: Choices and Consequences seminar

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 7 p.m. FREE SEMINAR As Pilot in Command, you know that the decisions you make always have consequences. Sometimes, they can even mean the difference between life and death. Join the AOPA Air Safety Institute as we examine more “what would you do?” scenarios from our partners at PilotWorkshops in this season’s free seminar! Register at https://www.aopa.org/forms/event-registration/SSMOREDD_TN_200317 Take this opportunity to discuss, compare, and debate the decision options for the flight situations presented in the scenarios. It’s a great way to share aviation safety knowledge with seminar leaders and other attendees. In this seminar you will: Participate in interactive vignettes based on PilotWorkshops Mastery scenarios Discuss, decide and debate your options with your fellow pilots and ASI’s presenters Understand there is…
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Nashville Pilot Camp registration is now open!

Young, aspiring aviators will be taking flight at Nashville Pilot Camp, June 22-26. Registration is now open at www.nashvilleflighttraining.com/nashville-pilot-camp/, and space is limited. Nashville Flight Training offers this unique experience, which includes interactive lessons, a tour of the Nashville International Airport control tower, training in a state-of-the-art flight simulator, and – the highlight for every camper – opportunities to take the controls of a real airplane in flight! Participants learn science, technology, engineering and math concepts while making new friends and gaining valuable experience that could one day lead to a future career in aviation. The camp is geared towards ages 13-18. “Our 18-year-old took pilot camp. It was amazing! He so enjoyed seeing the tower, the flight simulator and of course, flying!” said Kathryn Reitz, parent of a recent…
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8 week Accelerated Ground School – Monday January 6 thru Monday February 24, 2020

Nashville Flight Training has opened registration for their "Accelerated Ground School" for the general public. This course will focus on the oral component of the private pilot check ride and will be useful for students pursuing a private pilot license, those returning to flying, or those seeking a refresher course. All training may be applied toward the FAA requirements for a private pilot certification. Each class will be one night per week - every Monday night from 6:30-8:30 running from Monday January 6, 13, 20, 27 and February 3, 10, 17, 24. The student will receive a total of 16 hours of ground school over those 8 classes. Cost to the student: $599 (a $800 value) Adult students who bring their children (between 12 and 17) can register their child…
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ADM: Three Letters to Save Your Life

Monday, Nov. 4, 2019  |  7 p.m. Nashville Flight Training 801 Hangar Lane, Hangar #7 Nashville, TN 37217 Aeronautical Decision Making is one of those aviation terms thrown around, but what exactly does it mean? Join Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Professor Kalen Clapper and Nashville Flight Training as we discuss ADM before, during, and after a flight and how using all resources available produces a successful mission. No cost to attend. RSVP at rsvp@nashvilleflighttraining.com
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Nashville Flight Training recognized as ‘Distinguished Flight School’ by national association

Nashville Flight Training has been recognized for its high standard of accomplishment in flight training by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), the world’s largest aviation association. Based at Nashville International Airport, Nashville Flight Training has been awarded a spot on the 2019 Flight Training Experience Awards as a Distinguished Flight School, a title given to high scoring flight schools from AOPA’s annual Flight Training Experience Survey. “This is a huge honor for us,” said Chris Erlanson, President of Nashville Flight Training. “We’re so grateful to our students who participated in this survey and pushed us to the top among all the flight schools in the country. “I want to give credit where credit is due, and that’s with our exceptional team – our amazing instructors, mechanics and office…
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