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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Seminar – “Turning Accidents into New Practices”

Monday November 6 - 7:00pm "Turning Accidents into New Practices" Nashville Flight Training hosts Dr. Scott Burgess from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University on a review of how technology enhances accident investigation through virtual reality, and a discussion on how accident analysis can help pilots gain valuable aeronautical knowledge.  With 27 years of service in the US Army and 30+ years of aviation experience, Dr Burgess will present a unique perspective raising the bar on pilot knowledge. Nashville Flight Training 801 Hangar Lane Hangar #7 Nashville, TN 37217 Brought to you by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide and Nashville Flight Training
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NASHVILLE FLIGHT TRAINING FINALIZES COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM WITH EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY WORLDWIDE

NASHVILLE, TENN. June 19, 2017 — Nashville Flight Training (NFT) and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide (ERAU-W) finalized an agreement offering NFT flight students an educational path to a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree while working to receive a pilot license. The educational program makes it possible for NFT students to complete training as fully licensed and rated commercial pilots with the aviation-related university degree necessary for a commercial pilot career in the airline industry. “We are excited to finalize an agreement with Embry-Riddle for a cooperative education path for our flight students,” said Chris Erlanson, Nashville Flight Training owner and president. “This program offers our students an opportunity to receive an Embry-Riddle education while working toward a pilot license at our school, preparing them to enter the aviation industry…
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Nashville Flight Training OPEN HOUSE – May 4th!

Mark Your Calendars for our FREE OPEN HOUSE: May 4th 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. FREE Food & Refreshments! As we celebrate "Learn to Fly" month, here's your opportunity to answer the question "WHY FLY?" You'll be amazed at how easy it is to get your pilot's license and the benefits of flying such as..... - No more waiting in line at the airport - Fly when you want, where you want, with whom you want - Fly affordably. No more individual tickets ....and more! Space is limited, so CALL 615-366-9192 or email RSVP@nashvilleflighttraining.com to reserve your spot today! Nashville International Airport (BNA), 801 Hangar Ln, Hangar #7 Nashville, TN 37217 Join us on Meetup.com today to reserve your spot and be in the loop on upcoming events!
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Nashville Flight Training Recognized For Flight Training Excellence By World’s Largest Aviation Association

  Nashville-based flight school, Nashville Flight Training, has been recognized for its high standard of accomplishment in flight training by the world’s largest aviation association, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA). The flight school has been awarded a spot on the 2016 Flight Training Excellence Awards Honor Roll, a title given to high scoring flight schools from AOPA’s annual flight training poll.   AOPA’s Flight Training Excellence Awards were created to highlight the best flight training the industry has to offer. "This year's winners are great examples of high quality and effective flight training. The recognition is well deserved," said Chris Moser, AOPA’s senior manager of flight training initiatives. “The Flight Training Excellence Awards were created to recognize best practices in flight training—excellent customer service, quality education, community development,…
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Unmanned Aircraft Systems Ground School – Saturday November 19th, 2016

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Ground School Saturday November 19th 9:00am to 3:00pm   This course will focus on the written component of the Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems flight standards and will be useful for students passing their required Part 107 FAA examination.   Cost to the student:  $595   ($445 for class and $150 for testing fee) Includes the study guide, 2017 FAR/AIM regulation handbook and testing fee.   Topics Covered Include Airspace Classification, Operating Requirements and Flight Restrictions Aviation Weather Sources Effects of Weather on Small Unmanned Aircraft Performance Emergency Procedures Crew Resource Management Radio Communication Procedures Determining the Performance of Small Unmanned Aircraft Physiological Factors Affecting Pilot Performance Aeronautical Decision-Making and Judgement Airport Operations Maintenance and Preflight Inspection Procedures   Due to FAA regulations, there will not be any drones…
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NASHVILLE FLIGHT TRAINING NAMED LAUNCH PARTNER SCHOOL FOR EXPRESSJET AIRLINES PREFERRED SCHOOL PROGRAM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NASHVILLE FLIGHT TRAINING NAMED LAUNCH PARTNER SCHOOL FOR EXPRESSJET AIRLINES PREFERRED SCHOOL PROGRAM Program to offer Nashville Flight Training aviation students’ career opportunities NASHVILLE, Tenn. – July 22, 2016 – Nashville Flight Training has been named the launch partner school for the ExpressJet Airlines Preferred School Program (PSP). The announcement was made during a signing event today. The program will offer Nashville Flight Training aviation students’ career progression opportunities with ExpressJet Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW). “We are honored to be the launch school for the ExpressJet Airlines Preferred School Program,” said Chris Erlanson, Nashville Flight Training president. “This program is a mutually beneficial opportunity, allowing our school to provide a career path for our flight students while helping fill the pilot…
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Accelerated Ground School – Monday July 11 / July 18 / July 25 / August 1 / August 8 / August 15

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 July 11 / July 18 / July 25 / August 1 / August 8 / August 15. The student will receive a total of 12 hours of ground school over those 6 classes. Cost to the student: $379 (a $480 value) Adult students who bring their children (between 12…
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