privatepilotBucket List item: Learn to fly.

Imagine taking the controls of a small plane as it taxis down the runway, gaining speed in preparation for takeoff. Your instructor guides you as you pull back on the controls, and next thing you know, you are flying out over the Pacific Ocean, having just flown an airplane! If you, or someone you know, has ever dreamed of learning to fly, a Discovery Flight is the perfect introduction to learn more.  

An FAA Certified Flight Instructor will walk you through the entire process, giving you a step by step overview of what’s involved in getting your Private Pilot’s Certificate. First, we’ll get you in the air for a 30 minute flight in a Cessna 172 over the beautiful city of Santa Barbara. You will take the controls, as your instructor guides you through the basics of how to fly. He or she will demonstrate the basic maneuvers and give you a taste of what your flight lessons will entail. They will answer all of your questions about the entire process and get you ready to start on your journey of getting your Pilot’s License.

If you have every wanted to learn to fly, this amazing experience will introduce you to the world of flight. Call, email, or stop by Spitfire Aviation to sign up to get behind the controls of a Cessna 172 today.

Learning to fly is a challenging and transformative experience that is only a phone call away.