UPL Navigation Refresher 2018

UPL Navigation Refresher 2018




The Navigation – Refresher FLY – OUT offers an opportunity to all pilots to improve their knowledge in preparation and realisation of navigation flights. Especially pilots, getting their license recently, have the chance to obtain more experience, routine and confidence in navigation flights, flying in a team with more experienced pilots. Instructors are available for student pilots who want participate.

Three legs will be flown, so that each pilot has the chance to fly one leg as Pilot in Command (PIC)

  • ELLX – EHBD (Budel) 100 NM
  • EHBD – EBKT (Kortrijk) 110 NM
  • EBKT – ELLX 140 NM

All participants are invited to attend a briefing either on

  • Wednesday June 6th at 7pm at the Aéro-Sport clubhouse
  • and/or Thursday June 7th at 7pm at the Aéro-Sport clubhouse

Time schedule

  • from 08am : breakfast with ATC and weather briefing ( Findel Aéro-Sport )
  • from 09.30am : departure of planes from either Findel, Zouftgen or Sterpenich
  • Scheduled arrival at Budel (EHBD) is between 11.15 am and noon
  • Change pilot in command (PIC)
  • Lunch
  • Around 2pm departure in Budel (EHBD)
  • Between 3.30 pm and 4 pm arrival in Kortrijk (EBKT)
  • Change pilot in command (PIC)
  • Around 5pm departure in Kortrijk (EBKT)
  • 6.30 – 7 pm: arrival Luxembourg ( Findel; Zoufftgen; Sterpenich)
  • After arrival : debriefing and finger food ( Findel Aéro-Sport)