Flight Center Events

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June 24 (Sat) 12:00 How to Fly General Aviation Safely Abroad

Join Bennett Bibel, with 50 years of flight experience, as he discusses how to navigate, what aircraft to fly and what emergency precautions to know when flying abroad.

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June 28 (Wed) Wrapped around the Propeller

​In this safety seminar we will take a look at the details of the propeller including basic aerodynamic principles, propeller components, and the evolution of propeller systems.

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July 1 (Sat) 12:00pm The Proper Way to Fly the Bay Area

We'll review the various overlapping airspaces in the area, the territories for each local ATC facility, and the routings most commonly used by Flight Center pilots.

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July 1 (Sat) 1:00pm Monthly BBQ

Come celebrate independence day early at the monthly Flight Center BBQ.

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July 3 (Mon) 7:00pm Student and New Pilot Support Group

New and Student Pilot group meets the first Monday of the month at 7:00 PM in San Carlos

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July 5 (Wed) 7:00pm FLAG: SQL Tower Controller Stacey Maye, 'And I'm not a Sir'

Come join as San Carlos Tower Controller Stacey J. Maye comes to talk about what it is like being a professional woman in the aviation industry

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July 8 (Sat) 12:00pm From Miscue to Rescue

Professional Firefighter and Rescuer Brian Brown recalls his accident in the Idaho mountains and lessons learned.

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July 12 (Wed) 7:00pm The Collective - Coast Guard to the Rescue

This month we are proud to invite the San Francisco Coast Guard to talk about their careers in aviation and the hard-won lessons of search and rescue flying.

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July 15 (Sat) 12:00pm NOTAMS and the Bay Area

Instructor Herb Patten will overview the NOTAM system and discuss the various official sources for pilots to find current regulatory and advisory changes to the airspace system and the navigational aids available to pilots.

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July 19 (Wed) 7:00pm WAAS or GPS Failures when Flying RNAV Approaches

Join Brian Eliot, Chief Instrument Flight Instructor at San Carlos Flight Center, as he discusses what to do and how to train for these rare occurrences.

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