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Private Pilot Ground School Takes Off at WACO


Beginning July 21st, 2020 at WACO Historical Society,
WACO Air Museum, 1865 South County Road 25A, Troy, Ohio 45373



The previously postponed spring session of ground school has been rescheduled with a beginning date of July 21st.  The 11 sessions will be taught on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 – 8:30 pm at WACO Air Museum.

Whether you are young or old, this is a great time to consider general aviation.  Perhaps you have always wanted to fly, but you do not know where to begin. The dream of obtaining your pilot license is possible.  Begin your flight journey at WACO—practically in your own backyard! WACO offers Flight Ground School; if you just can’t get your head out of the clouds, come and begin your journey with us.

Pete Demers, instructor for the ground school, brings a wealth of experience in aviation education that spans the last 15 years.  Pete has over 4000 flight hours as a flight instructor, has managed an FAA approved Part 141 Flight School as chief flight instructor, served as pilot and company flight instructor for a part 135 charter operator in the Piper Navajo/Chieftain, and was selected as the FAA’s Flight Instructor of the Year for the Southern Region in 2013. Pete is currently Manager of Ground Training at PSA and his teaching style is much appreciated by his students.

Please visit www.wacoairmuseum.org, under the LEARN tab, for information, class materials, and online registration. Or…call WACO at 937-335-9226.  WACO is located at 1865 S. County Rd. 25A in Troy.  Support has been provided by Ohio Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the federal CARES Act of 2020