Fun - Practical - Challenging

For pilots,it may be about the fun than the practicality and for others it’s the practical side of flying. Flying offers pilots a unique freedom from that of other types of transportation.  The freedom to go where you want, when you want. Flying is fun and challenging and that’s what makes it so rewarding. Now you too can join the ranks in the sky by learning to fly the Badlands Flying Club.

We combine the benefits of the best local flying and instruction to give you an actual real-life experience in helping you decide if flying is for you. Never been up in a small aircraft before, then a Discovery Flight would be the best place to start.  We’ll introduce you to the aircraft and the skies above North Dakota and let you feel what it’s like to fly an airplane. Call or email us to schedule your Discovery Flight.

Certificate Requirements

Prior to your first solo flight, you’ll need:

Before a PRIVATE PILOT final check ride, you will need to:

What does flight training involve?

Flight training consists of ground school and hands-on flighttraining in an aircraft. The two usually start around the same time. Whileground school can be accomplished on an individual basis, most people prefer toattend a classroom course. Not only will this ensure that all the material iscovered, but it will also provide the structure and organization to get throughthe required material in an organized and timely manner. The Badlands FlyingClub ground school consists of and covers the following topics:

FAA Training Requirements

'We recommend a regular pace of at least one flying lesson per week.'

Let's Fly

Sit scriptor volant. “Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.”
Leonardo da Vinci