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  • Prepare for Your Flight Review with Updated Program from Sporty’s

    Prepare for Your Flight Review with Updated Program from Sporty’s

    Time-crunched pilots will appreciate the all-new Flight Review Course from Sporty’s which makes flying proficiency and preparing for a flight review more efficient. With this course, flight review preparation can take place anytime in a multitude of formats.

     
  • Lane Wallace’s Unforgettable Now an Audiobook

    Lane Wallace’s Unforgettable Now an Audiobook

    Lane Wallace’s Unforgettable: My 10 Best Flights is now available from Sporty’s as an audiobook. Narrated by Lane, herself, this audiobook will entertain both pilots and non-pilots alike with Lane’s most adventurous, most rewarding and most memorable flights.

     
  • Sporty’s Enhances Takeoff App

    Sporty’s Enhances Takeoff App

    Launched in April to an eager audience, Sporty’s free Takeoff app has become a daily habit for thousands of pilots. Sporty’s recently added quizzes to its daily lineup of videos, article, photos, podcasts and aviation news. Quizzes are a fun way to test your knowledge on a variety of subjects, from aviation charts to airspace.

     
  • Sporty’s Makes Aviation Insurance Easier to Buy

    Sporty’s Makes Aviation Insurance Easier to Buy

    Pilots and aircraft owners now have another choice when it comes to aviation insurance. Today, Sporty’s announces the launch of Sporty’s Insurance Solutions, powered by Loomis.

     
  • Come Visit Sporty’s Big Tent at AirVenture

    Come Visit Sporty’s Big Tent at AirVenture

    Comparison shopping, fantasy shopping and real shopping are each part and parcel of a trip to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, and Sporty’s will make all those activities more fun in its 1600-square foot tent.

    “For the past few years, we’ve moved outside the exhibit hall to our own tent and created an interactive shopping experience,” says Sporty’s Vice President John Zimmerman. “We want pilots and aviation buffs to come in and touch, see demos, and try and try on our products in a fun atmosphere.”

     
  • Sporty’s Courses are ACS Compliant

    Sporty’s Courses are ACS Compliant

    With the FAA’s transition from Practical Test Standards (PTS) to Airman Certification Standards (ACS) taking effect today for Private Pilot and Instrument Rating, Sporty’s announces that its Learn to Fly and Instrument Rating courses are ACS-compliant.

     
 

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  • Sporty’s Enhances Takeoff App

    Sporty’s Enhances Takeoff App

    Launched in April to an eager audience, Sporty’s free Takeoff app has become a daily habit for thousands of pilots. Sporty’s recently added quizzes to its daily lineup of videos, article, photos, podcasts and aviation news. Quizzes are a fun way to test your knowledge on a variety of subjects, from aviation charts to airspace.

     
  • Sporty’s Makes Aviation Insurance Easier to Buy

    Sporty’s Makes Aviation Insurance Easier to Buy

    Pilots and aircraft owners now have another choice when it comes to aviation insurance. Today, Sporty’s announces the launch of Sporty’s Insurance Solutions, powered by Loomis.

     
  • Sporty’s Offers Flight Instructor Refresher Course

    Sporty’s Offers Flight Instructor Refresher Course

    Flight instructors now have another choice when it comes time to satisfy the CFI renewals. Sporty’s online FIRC was created by the instructional staff at Sporty’s Academy and comes in a convenient online format – universally accessible for PC, Mac, and mobile devices including iPad/iPhone and Android platforms.

     
  • Sporty’s Launches Breakdown Assistance Program

    Sporty’s Launches Breakdown Assistance Program

    Sporty’s announces its Breakdown Assistance Program for aircraft owners who need mechanical help away from home. In cooperation with Mike Busch’s Savvy Aircraft Maintenance Management, Sporty’s Breakdown Assistance Program is a 24/7 partner for aircraft owners. With just one phone call to a toll-free hotline, an aircraft owner gains immediate access to Savvy’s team of knowledgeable and seasoned A&P/IA mechanics.

     
 

Upcoming Events

  • Sporty’s Hot Dog Cookout, Every Saturday

    Sporty’s Hot Dog Cookout, Every Saturday

    Looking for a fun destination for a weekend flight? Put Sporty’s on your list. Every Saturday between noon and 2pm, we grill hot dogs, metts and brats in appreciation of our customers.

     
  • EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

    EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

    For one week every summer, Oshkosh, Wisconsin becomes the center of the aviation universe. As usual, Sporty’s will be there, with a large tent right outside hangar B.

     
  • Sun ‘n Fun

    Sun ‘n Fun

    Visit Sporty’s new location at Sun ‘n Fun.  We will be in a large tent outside of Hangar A. Stop […]