Curious about what it takes to learn to fly? We are hosting a FREE 10 week private pilot ground school beginning January 23, 2018!

Classes will meet weekly and begin at 7:00 p.m. at the Rochester airport terminal building. Contact Kevin Morrison at for questions and to reserve your spot!


Items you’ll need:

Bolded items may be available at the Rochester Airport terminal building.


*Purchasing Rod Machado’s book is optional, but you may find that having the book is helpful!

Useful Links for Students

- FREE Ground School!  Click here to learn more!


- FREE "Study Buddy" from Sporty's: A test prep computer program.


- Video: How to Use the E6B Flight Computer






- Video: 5 Types of Altitude Explained




  • Find out all the information you ever wanted to know about any airport 🙂



  • Listen to real pilots and air traffic controllers in real time.


- Sectional Chart Symbols

  • Not sure what that symbol means?  Look it up here!


- AOPA Weather Briefing

  • This is not an official weather briefing site, but if you are a member of AOPA, you get to have free access to this helpful tool.




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