Epic Flight Academy Partners with Trans States Airlines to Launch ‘Pilot Career Path’ Training Program in April 2016

New Smyrna Beach, Fla. – Epic Flight Academy announced it has partnered with Trans States Airlines (TSA) and will accept its first class of students into the Epic Pilot Sponsorship training program starting on April 7, 2016. Epic and Trans States Airlines developed the accelerated training program to provide financial assistance to students and pilots while training them to the highest safety standards possible in an accelerated course. The program is the first of its kind, offering domestic students sponsorship prior to training. Danny Perna, CEO of Epic Flight Academy since 1999, explained the advantages of the partnership in terms of providing access to financial assistance for vocational training. “When the market […]

VFR Pilot Rating vs IFR Pilot Rating

IR Rated Pilot Versus VFR Rated Pilot-   What does VFR and IFR mean? The acronyms VFR and IFR stand for different types of FAA pilot guidelines that aviators must follow when flying. VFR stands for visual flight rules, which basically means a pilot  has to follow certain FAA flight rules operating by using only their  eyesight while flying. IFR on the other hand, stands for “Instrument Flight rules”, which means that a pilot is basically flying by using their instruments for navigation, radar, weather tracking, flight path monitoring, take off and landing purposes, etc. VFR Pilot: FAA Visual Flight Rules- VFR Pilot Information and VFR Flight Requirements- When you first get started out as […]

New Commercial Flight School Graduate- Leonardo Satria

New Commercial Flight School Graduate- Leonardo Satria

New Commercial Flight School Graduate- Leonardo Satria Perfect job Leonardo on passing our commercial pilot training course with flying colors! Leonardo just completed his FAA CPL training with our flight school, graduated, and passed his FAA exams and CPL check ride! Excellent work Leonardo, we wish you the best of luck with your future pilot career! Leonardo is seen here with his certified flight instructor Bryan Meyers. Date: 9/5/2014 Flight: FAA Commercial Pilot License (CPL)   Click here to see more of our flight school graduates – Commercial Flight School Graduates

Flight School Videos

Our Flight Training School Videos Pilot School Videos We have a wide range of videos for prospective student pilots to view as to explore everything our flight school has to offer. Some of our videos are brief video tours of our flight school, others are direct flight training videos, some of the videos are of student pilots going out on their first flight and/or first solo flight( day and night flights),  some are landings and take offs, others are interviews with student pilots and recent graduates of Epic Flight Academy, some are basic “how to”, and others are basic instructional videos on how to become a pilot to start a […]

Flight School for Veterans

Pilot License Training At Approved Flight School for Veterans Have you ever served in the military? If so, did you know that you could start training for an exciting career as a professional pilot by using your GI Bill to help pay for the majority of your veteran flight school training? Whats the catch? It just so happens that almost anyone that has served in the military has GI Bill benefits to assist them in obtaining their commercial pilot license.   “We are Chapter 33 (Post 9/11) Benefits & Chapter 30 (Montgomery GI Bill) Approved” Our US pilot school in Florida, Epic Flight Academy, is an approved  flight school for veterans that provides superior pilot training at […]

International Flight Schools for Foreign Student Pilots

Facts On Attending US Based International Flight Schools for Aspiring Student Pilots Do you plan on choosing a US flight school? If so, you will need to obtain a US visa to be able to come to the US before you can begin your flight training at any and all US flight schools. International Flight Schools – Obtaining a U.S. Visa to go to a Pilot School in the USA Aspiring pilots that are interested in enrolling in an approved USCIS institution to attend aviation college or to go to accredited flight schools must first go through the process of obtaining a U.S. Visa. Depending on what type of pilot license […]