Tail Wheel Checkout

This traditional plane is small and light making it maneuverable and responsive, perfect for aerobatics. The fixed conventional gear configuration connects you with history. Flying a Tail Wheel makes any pilot great with rudder.

Key Aspects

  • Clean, tight rudder control
  • Safe taxi operations
  • Wheel and three-point landings
     

Checkout Process

  • Get a Pilot Operating Handbook
  • Review ground training
  • Review Preflight
  • Review Four Fundamentals
    • Takeoff
    • Landing
    • Aerial Maneuvers
    • Emergencies

Disclaimer: All checkouts are based on pilot competency. It begins with instructor training and continues until pilot reaches safe competency in the aircraft. Checkout times and duration vary widely pilot to pilot.