Safety Tip: Self-Serve Fueling Issues

With more FBOs trying to cut cost without compromising safety or convenience they are turning to self serve fuel. Along with this there is a potential for fire caused by static electricity.
Causes for static build up:

Fine filters – Fine filters help to ensure contaminant-free fuel but brings the fuel in contact with a dissimilar material, […]

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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!

2017 Winter/Spring Private Pilot Ground School
January 4 through April 12 (Wednesdays 7-10pm)

2017 Winter/Spring Instrument Rating Ground School
January 16 through April 3 (Mondays 7-10pm)

2017 Summer Private Pilot Ground School
May 15 through July 10 (Mondays and Thursdays 7-10pm)

2017 Fall Private Pilot Ground School
August 30 through December 13 (Wednesdays 7-10pm)

2017 Fall Commercial Pilot Ground School
September 11 through December 4 (Mondays 7-10pm)