C152 Checkout

This classic plane with proven reliability makes flying pure, simple and fun. The economical fuel range makes this sporty and compact plane perfect for short flights and cost efficient flight training.

Key Aspects

  • Operating a carbureted aircraft
  • Managing weight and balance in a light aircraft
  • Operation at 120 horsepower

Checkout Process

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


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 from pilot to pilot.