Ultralight flying represents one of the fastest and purest ways to experience the joys of aviation. From powered-parachutes and trikes to traditional fixed wings and even amphibians and rotorcraft, ultralights are fun, exciting, and affordable.
In Learning to Fly
Introduction to Ultralights: Why - History - Rules
Want to learn more about Ultralights? Watch as Timm Bogenhagen from the EAA staff discusses why people fly them, provides a brief history and reviews the rules that govern their operation.
Webinar- When The Engine Goes Silent
What should you do when it gets quiet up front? Nine-time engine failure survivor and FAA Designated Pilot Examiner Larry Bothe will tell us what really works and what doesn’t when the engine quits.
Webinar- Avoiding the Base to Final Spin Accident
Gordon Penner, master CFI-Aerobatics and FAA Gold Seal instructor, presents simple and clear explanations of the elements leading up to a base to final stall/spin accident. This webinar highlights how to recognize and stop these elements.