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Supplies:


*   Study Guide available at: Amazon, Barnes-Noble, FAA - also available at the class.  Approx. Cost $14.00


**   New York Sectional available at most airport pilot shops, Colonial Air (New Bedford), Amazon, FAA. - also available at the class  Approx. Cost $ 8.00

Northeast Drone Pilot Training Academy \

 Supplies Required for Ground School: 


1.  Remote Pilot sUAS Study Guide: For applicants seeking a small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) rating* 


2.  Current New York Sectional (Sectional Aeronautical Chart Scale 1:500,000)**


​3.  Notebook or Pad and sufficient pens or pencils


4.​​  (Optional) Math Calculator, Flight Calculator, Tablet, iPad or Smart Phone, protractor, plotters or log sheets   



DAY 1:


  • ​Applicable regulations relating to small unmanned aircraft system rating privileges, limitation and flight operation;


  • Airspace, classification, operating requirements, and flight restrictions affecting small unmanned aircraft operation 

                                                                                       (4 Hours)​

LUNCH  1 Hour


  • Aviation weather sources and effects of weather on small unmanned aircraft performance;


  • Small unmanned aircraft loading;


  • Emergency procedures;


  • Crew resource management

                                                                                       (3 Hours)


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Northeast Curriculum for New  Pilots

DAY 2:


  • Radio communication procedures;


  • Determining the performance of small unmanned aircraft;​


  • Physiological effects of drugs and alcohol;

                                                                                      (3 Hours)

LUNCH 1 Hour


  • Aeronautical decision-making and judgement;


  • Airport operations; and


  • ​Maintenance and preflight inspection procedures

                                                                                      (3 Hours)



​THE FAA EXAM WILL BE SCHEDULED AT


AN AKT TEST CENTER NEAR FOR YOU -


BY US - BEFORE YOU LEAVE: Usually takes less than (1 Hour)