Safety Tip: A Perspective on Culture

One of the most complex problems with General Aviation is cultural. It has to do with a widespread definition of a “good pilot.” The cultural definition seems to be one handed down from a warrior class consisting of the fighter pilot, the test pilot and ultimately the astronaut. The “Right Stuff” is a combination of […]

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Wings of Carolina Flying Club

At Wings of Carolina Flying Club, our mission is to provide safe aeronautical training, low cost aviation education, inexpensive hourly aircraft rates, and flying fun.

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Visiting the Club

Prospective members are always welcome to visit the club! Visit the club location at Raleigh Executive Jetport on Saturday and Sunday between 1 and 4pm to talk with a Club Ambassador. See directions for how to find us!

Attend a Second Saturday cookout or Pizza Night / Safety Meeting (see Events for details) to chat with club members and instructors.

About Us

As a not-for-profit organization, Wings of Carolina is able to provide aircraft for member use at a low hourly rate compared with profit driven operations. Our ground school classes, seminars, and other events are open to the public. Membership is open to any individual who agrees to support the Club and its mission. Click to read more …

Ground School Schedule

All are welcome to take our ground schools!

2018 Winter/Spring Private Pilot Ground School
January 3 through April 18 (Wednesdays 7-10pm)

2018 Winter/Spring Instrument Pilot Ground School
January 15 through April 9 (Mondays 7-10pm)

2018 Summer Private Pilot Ground School
May 14 through July 9 (Mondays and Thursdays 7-10pm)

2018 Fall Private Pilot Ground School
August 29 through December 12 (Wednesdays 7-10pm)

2018 Fall Commercial Pilot Ground School
September 10 through December 3 (Mondays 7-10pm)