Past Flight Center Events

July 9 (Sat) 12:00pm Flying the SF Bay Tour

SCFC Chief Pilot Dan Dyer will explain the various meanings of the phrase "Bay Tour" and how a pilot can accomplish one in the safest, simplest, most enjoyable manner.

Continue Reading

July 6 (Wed) 7:00pm Partners on the Air: A Conversation between Pilots and Controllers about Radio Communication

In this seminar, SCFC Chief Pilot Dan Dyer and KSQL’s Air Traffic Manager Dylan C. Krassensky discuss each individual’s responsibility, and how to improve communication for safety and efficiency.

Continue Reading

July 2 (Sat) 1:00pm SCFC BBQ

The first Saturday of each month brings 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.

Continue Reading

July 2 (Sat) 12:00pm Meet the Mechanic: Pre-Flight Challenge

CFI Randall Walliser leads a pre-flight checklist competition. 

Continue Reading

June 29 (Wed) 7:00pm IFR Round Table: Activating the Approach

Join Brian Eliot for our a discussion on Activating the Approach. 

Continue Reading

June 28 (Tue) 6:30pm Bonus Ground School Session: Preparing for the Private Pilot Knowledge Test

Join Herb Patten if you are preparing to take the FAA Knowledge Test soon to get some extra study time and a little extra support in this bonus Ground School session. 

Continue Reading

June 26 (Sun) 10:00am Cross-Country Planning Workshop

Join us if you would like some practice with the flight planning process including using faa.gov to look up NOTAMS and TFRs, reviewing airport information available in the AFD and other sources, creating nav logs, determining fuel requirements, performing weight and balance, and using DUATs to file a VFR flight plan.

Continue Reading

June 25 (Sat) 12:00pm Grand Canyon SFR

Join SCFC member Dave Kramer for a review of flying in the SFRA.  

Continue Reading

June 22 (Wed) 7:00pm Airmen Certification Standards

San Carlos Flight Center has invited Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE) Vince Nastro to help guide us through the New Airmen Certification Standards. 

Continue Reading

June 11 (Sat) 12:00pm Easy Cross Country Flight - What Could Go Wrong?

Join Herb Patten for an analysis of a recent aviation accident. 

Continue Reading

Pages