Past Flight Center Events

March 5 (Wed) 7:00pm AIM High for Instrument Pilots Part II: An In-depth look at the FAR/AIM

In this seminar, SCFC guest lecturer Bennett Taber will highlight areas that pilots often overlook, or haven't reviewed since IFR ground school, and will lead a discussion about commonly misunderstood topics in Instrument Flight Rules.

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March 3 (Mon) 7:00pm Student and New Pilots Support Group

The Student and New Pilots Support Group is a monthly meeting directed towards student and new pilots - regardless of experience level - to meet and learn from each other's experiences.

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March 1 (Sat) 1:00pm Monthly BBQ

It’s the first Saturday of the month again, and you know what that means… time for the SCFC Monthly BBQ! It’s a great opportunity to meet other pilots, do some hangar flying, enjoy great food, and recognize each other’s achievements.

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March 1 (Sat) 12:00pm ELTs and PLBs

Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs) are becoming cheaper and more reliable. Why would a pilot need a PLB if they already have an onboard ELT? How would a PLB help a pilot in an emergency? What is a PLB anyway?

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February 28 (Fri) 6:00pm Upwind Wine and Cheese Evening

February is Upwind Fundraising month. To celebrate the end of a successful month of fundraising and to honor those who support the program, we invite you to a wine & cheese party.

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February 26 (Wed) 7:00pm Destination: Santa Maria

This installment in our Destination series highlights route planning, weather considerations, and what to do once you reach Santa Maria.

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February 26 (Wed) 6:30pm Flight Center Night Out

It's that time again! Join other young (25 and under) Flight Center pilots, students, and friends for food and drinks.

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February 24 (Mon) 7:00pm New Member Orientation

Welcome new member! It can be challenging to start up at a new club. So many little procedures to learn. Join us for our monthly indoctrination class for new members. It's fun - definitely not painful. You'll be glad you came.

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February 22 (Sat) 12:00pm Approach Plate Lunch: ADF Required

On Saturday, February 22nd, SCFC CFII Brian Eliot will analyze three separate approaches - SNS ILS 31, SNS VOR 13, LVK ILS 25R - and discuss what is unique or challenging about each, along with potential gotchas.

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February 19 (Wed) 7:00pm Intro to G1000: Screens and Knobs

A basic introduction to the G1000 display screens and controls. You'll find out what softkeys are and learn about the basics of the G1000 user interface paradigm.

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