Tail Wheel type conversions with ground school
included, now on the 2 seat (tandem) Super Cub PA18,
to comply with CAA regulations for differences
Landing and departing at temporary airstrips and
farm strips requiring
accurate approach techniques and short field skills. Briefings on survey
and preparation of sites.
Tail wheel training is also available for glider
tug pilots who are going on to tug pilot
£230.00 per hour
PA18 Super Cub
Tail wheel conversion course, differences training.
Full ground school is
This is a comprehensive course aiming to give you the skills and
confidence to enjoy tail dragger flying.
The course is flexible to suit your needs, there is no stipulated
hours requirement, just enough training to meet the standard,
usually between 3 and 5 hours depending on experience.
The full tail wheel conversion
1, Cockpit brief/emergency procedures
2, Weight and balance
4, Familiarization flight and general handling
5, Take off (normal and cross wind)
6, Landing (normal and cross wind) Three point
landings and wheel landings.
8, Glide approaches/emergencies EFTO
9, Consolidation. Solo flight (not mandatory)
The full syllabus can be found in
Part I Section 4 Part H, Subpart 1
Helpful notes can be found here
FAA Tail wheel conversion notes
Advanced Farm Strips Course in the welsh borders.
Training can be done over three days or to
suit your requirements - (approximately 8 flying hours) at £230 per hour.
Ground briefings and landing fees included.
I am based in Herefordshire with a few local air
strips near by that are available for use.
We will fly over
spectacular countryside and really improve your flying skills by experiencing different
including one in the welsh
This is great 'stick and rudder'
flying, with the many challenges of short field
landings, un-level strips and un-even ground.
holiday cottage is also
available so why not bring along your partner or the whole family for a
break away from the routine.
Note that tail wheel training could be done at
your local airfield if required, just call to
discuss the options on 07855409512.