Information Sheet

Fixed Wing Qualification for below 7kg
Additional Category Aeroplane (Fixed Wing) Variation to Existing Licence

Thank you for your enquiry re the fixed wing qualification.

If you have had significant experience or have had a number of hours on fixed wing model aircraft, you will only need;

  1. A 1-2-hour evening theory class, using the new CASA certified curriculum theory material.
  2. A practical assessment on the field, on the following day, weather permitting.

Students may use their own fixed wing aircraft or use ours.

Maximum of 2 students per class.

For those with no experience, please contact the Chief Remote Pilot on M: 0402 755 642 to discuss.

When, Where, Dates

Evening theory classes will be held monthly on Tuesdays at 6:00pm at 10 Eagle Drive, Jandakot Airport (Minovation Flying School building which is opposite the Royal Flying Doctor Services building).

 

2019 dates for the 1-2-hour evening theory;

  • August 13,
  • September 10,
  • October 15,
  • November 12,
  • December 10.

The practical field assessment will take place on the Wednesday morning or afternoon at Sutherlands Park, Huntingdale (corner of Southern River Road & Gay Street. Use entry off Gay Street).

The Chief Remote Pilot will notify the student of the actual time, which will depend on the weather on the day.

This assessment coincides with our normal field training for our 5-day RePL training course students.

Cost

$640 which includes GST & the CASA fee.