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In Bethel, construction crews race to finish ERA's newest hangar before the unforgiving winter snows arrive. You can register by calling or refer to the PSI website for more information. Unabomber Exciting Aviation Adventures Learn More.

You must have your physical Student Pilot Certificate in hand prior to starting the Accelerated Program. Drawn by his love for airplanes, Ramirez started showing up to the build sessions during his senior year of high school in To create this article, 16 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time.

There are four commonly used routes between the lower 48 and Alaska. This list is incomplete ; you can help by expanding it. Students receive their own set of blueprints — almost a foot thick.

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Ponts' old skate crew arrives to build a skate park for local kids on Unk's newly paved roads. Not required to have insurance, but if you rent aircraft, it would be smart to have rental insurance. There is no requirement to clear customs or file eAPIS on such a flight. Like this: Payments are not refundable but can be used for rescheduling within six months. Post to Cancel. Not so in some parts of Alaska. Doug loses his avionics over the North Slope.

You would also learn a bunch more than you already know by giving instruction. Join one of the largest and most rapidly growing General Aviation groups in America.

First of all, you will be flying through foreign airspace to get here, so you will need to know about Canadian regulations and procedures for both aeronautical and customs purposes. I worked Northway FSS one season and saw a few pilots trying to find charts but they were not available. Ariel Tweto joins in on a desperate search for her missing friend. I did find some websites that provide long range non-aviation charts with weather patterns and precipitation areas which may be helpful for planning purposes only.

Be aware that different companies have different requirements. Jim flies a group of rock climbers to Brooks Range; Luke takes a whaling crew over the sea to search for a hunting site. Aeronautical Charts and see a list of chart agents, go to: You can bring a non-flying friend for free. In flying small planes, often with fewer than nine passengers — likely as not to repeat customers traveling to and from villages — the pilots get to know people and their lives.

Weatheroffice Canadian Government Website theweathernetwork. It would be hard to overemphasis the importance of filing a flight plan for every flight both in Canada and Alaska.