Women Are Discovering Light Sport Aviation
Women from across the country are discovering the new field of sport aviation. Finally, through the new light sport aviation rules, flying has become as simple and affordable as it is fun!
Did you know that 2012 is the 100th anniversary of the first femal seaplane pilot?
Why Women Fly
An Exciting Challenge - Looking to spice up your life with something new? You could take a yoga class....
Beauty and Romance - Whether you are skimming low over the ocean watching the dolphins leaping off your wing...
Civilized Travel - Tired of standing for hours in airport security lines, only to reach the front, and be practically strip searched by an unforgiving security agent...
Learning to Fly
Learning to fly is fun and rewarding. On your first flight you will experience the thrill of strapping into an airplane with your instructor at your side and rocketing off of the runway into the “wild blue yonder!” The expansive beauty of rural Eastern Shore vistas will spread our below you as your instructor guides you through the basic steps on flying an airplane.
Meet some of the women who have discovered sport aviation.
Karen Helfert: Grandma, pottery artist, and student pilot Karen Helfert is enjoying flight training at Chesapeake Sport Pilot.