Continuing and Innovative Education: Continuing & Innovative Education presents Informal Classes
Continuing and Innovative Education presents Informal Classes The University of Texas at Austin

Private Pilot Instruction

The private pilot airplane course covers all the material needed to pass the FAA private pilot computerized knowledge test. We’ll cover the aerodynamic principles of flight, aviation weather, navigation, airport operations, airplane performance and systems, and human factors in aviation. We’ll discuss what the flight training process entails and offer a special $79 discovery flight in one of Above and Beyond Aviation’s aircraft.

This class will be taught by George Farris and Barb MacLeod

Please note: there is a medical exam required to obtain a private pilot’s license.  To read more about the exam requirements on the Federal Aviation Administration website click here.

Please note this class will meet in room 1.110 on 7/20 and 7/27.


Students must pay instructor $125 for a discounted package of aviation materials.

Class #: IC15524