Patty Wagstaff – Aerobatic Training for Epic Students

World renowned Patty Wagstaff has been speaking with Epic’s Operations Staff about a special offer exclusive to Epic Flight Academy students and graduates for a chance to win one of 4 aerobatic training and upset recovery training scholarships! Each of the 4 scholarship recipients will receive a 2-hour Confidence Course from Patty Wagstaff Aerobatic School. The course includes 2 hours of flight training in the 8KCAB Super Decathlon and 2 hours of ground school instruction.  Applications will be accepted through December 10, 2016 from Epic Flight Academy students with a minimum of a Private Pilot Certificate. The 4 scholarship winners will be notified on December 20, 2016, and they will […]

Epic’s Debut in China! – AOPA China Flight Training Exhibition

China Flight School Pilot Training and Epic Flight Academy For the first time Epic Flight Academy will be visiting China to attend the 4th AOPA China Flight Training Exhibition, October 14th – 16th at Hall No.2, Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center! Visit our Admissions Team at booth B10 and learn more about flight training with Epic in beautiful sunny New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Our flight school will be there handing out course catalogs with full details of our flight training programs, keychains, string backpacks, and t-shirts!  We are excited to learn more about the needs of Chinese student pilots and providing information about our accelerated flight training courses. It can […]

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 […]

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? What’s 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 […]

Epic Flight Academy to Attend IFTE 2014- Istanbul Flight Training Exhibition

World Renown Flight School Set to Host Booth B-18 At Global Pilot School Event, IFTE in Istanbul, Turkey, Oct 17-18th.  Epic Flight School Hosts Booth# B-18 at IFTE 2014-  Istanbul Flight Training Exhibition 2014 Aviation Event Epic Flight Academy, a 15 year veteran international flight school that specializes in training foreign student pilots from all across the globe, has announced confirmation of attendance to the Istanbul Flight Training Exhibition event, set to host event booth B-18 The exclusive IFTE event for 2014 is being held at the WOW Istanbul Convention Center Oct. 17th-18th. This aviation event is set to host over 120+ different types of aviation related businesses, airlines, aircraft manufacturers, flight […]

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 […]

Women Pilots, Women Commercial Pilots, and Women Airline Pilots

Women Pilots Today-  Women Flight School, Women Pilot Training, and Women Pilots–  More Women Seeking Pilot Careers… As the stereotype goes, men are usually the ones that fly the planes and women are usually the ones attending to the passengers on the plane. These days things are operating much differently when it comes to which gender flies an airplane or a jet. Sure there have been many influential women pilots throughout history, but the question remains- how often do you see a women behind the ‘stick” of a major commercial airline jumbo jet? Almost never has been the traditional answer over the years, but not these days. Women all across the […]

Colombia Pilot Career Seminar

International Flight School Set to Host Pilot Training Career Seminar in Colombia Have you ever dreamed about becoming a professional and registered certified commercial airline pilot? Our flight school can get you there! How to Become a Pilot: If so, you should know that becoming a commercial pilot is one of the most exhilarating jobs anyone could ever have, period. There is no other feeling in the world than taking off at over 100 MPH at the helm of a gigantic jumbo jet. Speeding down the runway, lifting off, pulling up, and flying into the clouds is now how you earn a paycheck. Why? Because you took the time to […]

How to Choose the Best Pilot School

How to Choose the Best Flight School Have you been thinking about becoming a professional commercial airline pilot? Just as students go to college, student pilots have to go to pilot school so they can learn to fly a plane. Some of the different types of pilot license training programs are as follows- private pilot license, multi-engine pilot license, instrument ratings, commercial pilot license programs, airline transport pilot license, frozen airline transport license, certified flight instructor license. Deciding which pilot school to attend is perhaps one of the most daunting tasks for someone interested in starting a pilot career. Choosing the best pilot training academy is very similar to choosing […]