10 Things About Flying You Won’t Believe

10 Things About Flying You Won’t Believe

Over the years, myths, media, and the movies have brought about many misconceptions about the aviation industry. Truth be told, most of the general public doesn’t realize how safe, efficient and cost effective it is to fly. Here are 10 things about flying you won’t believe: 1 - You can earn your pilot’s license in as little as 40 hours of training. Seriously - did you know that the Federal Aviation Administration requires a minimum of 40 hours training for someone to get their private pilot’s license? There are numerous cases of students acquiring their license within six months. It’s not as complicated as you would think. Now don’t start to panic next time you get on a commercial airplane as airline pilots require considerably more training. 2 - Most…
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Introductory Flight Experience – Holiday Special

Introductory Flight Experience - Holiday Special This holiday season, change your ‘altitude’ with an Introductory Flight Experience from Nashville Flight Training! Climb into the cockpit of a real airplane with a certified instructor and see Nashville from a whole new perspective. It’s the perfect gift for aspiring pilots or anyone who wants an experience they’ll never forget. On sale now at a special price of $149 ($199 value) through Dec. 24. PURCHASE NOW» An Introductory Flight Experience is perfect for anyone who has always wanted to sit at the controls of an airplane but perhaps doesn’t know where to begin. It’s a great way to share the joy of flying, and it’s truly an incredible experience – especially for someone who has everything or wants a life-changing experience. Flights take…
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Missions Day 2021

Missions Day 2021

Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021 9 a.m. Flying for a purpose. Bringing hope, help, and a message to the ends of the earth. Join us for our 6th annual Missions Day! Meet representatives from various international mission organizations who will share great opportunities to fly around the world with hope, help, and a message. Don't miss this growing and inspirational event! RSVP: info@nashvilleflighttraining.com
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Missions Day 2020

Saturday, Oct. 24, 9 a.m. Nashville Flight Training 801 Hangar Lane Hangar #7 Nashville, TN Flying for a purpose. Bringing hope, help, and a message to the ends of the earth. Meet representatives from various international mission organizations who will share great opportunities to fly around the world with hope, help, and a message. Don't miss this growing and inspirational event! Due to coronavirus mitigation, space is limited, and face coverings will be required. RSVP: info@nashvilleflighttraining.com
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8 Week Accelerated Ground School: Sept. 14 to Nov. 2, 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, September 14, 21, 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26 and November 2. The student will receive a total of 16 hours of ground school over those 8 classes. Cost to the student: $599 ($800 value). Adult students who bring their children (between 12 and 17) can register their child…
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COVID-19 Mitigation

Nashville Flight Training is—and always has been—firmly committed to the safety of our students and instructors. The COVID-19 pandemic has added new challenges to businesses of all types and sizes, and ours is no exception. However, we are taking the “aeronautical decision-making” (ADM) approach to ensure safe operations going forward. Our goal is to prioritize both employee and student health concerns, while staying committed to our mission of providing the world-class flight training that our students have relied on for the past 10 years. We continue to closely monitor recommendations by public health agencies and workplace safety experts, as we implement the following mitigation protocols: Employee health and safety: We are taking extra precautions in our BNA offices to ensure surfaces are cleaned after every use and cleaning supplies/hand sanitizer…
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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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