Intro to Aerobatics with Patty Wagstaff

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Improve your stick and rudder skills with this entertaining course

Ever wondered what it’s like to fly a loop or a roll? Maybe you’ve considered taking an upset recovery course to improve your stick and rudder skills? If so, then this course is for you. Intro to Aerobatics with Patty Wagstaff puts you in the cockpit with an airshow legend to experience flight beyond straight and level.

More than just a list of maneuvers, this course explores the art and sport of high-performanc...

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Improve your stick and rudder skills with this entertaining course

Ever wondered what it’s like to fly a loop or a roll? Maybe you’ve considered taking an upset recovery course to improve your stick and rudder skills? If so, then this course is for you. Intro to Aerobatics with Patty Wagstaff puts you in the cockpit with an airshow legend to experience flight beyond straight and level.

More than just a list of maneuvers, this course explores the art and sport of high-performance flying. You’ll learn about the history of aerobatics, what the industry looks like today, and how to get started. You'll explore the regulations covering aerobatics, the unique systems found on aerobatic airplanes, and the Aresti System for diagramming aerobatic routines. Then you’ll dive into all the maneuvers, from basics like loops and spins to advanced maneuvers like hammerheads and lomcevaks. Stunning HD video shows Patty demonstrating every maneuver in her Extra 300, and is supplemented by sophisticated animations. Special 360-degree segments allow you to pan around during flight as if you were sitting in the cockpit.

 

Your host: Patty Wagstaff

Patty WagstaffYour host for this course hardly requires an introduction. Patty Wagstaff is one of the most famous airshow pilots in history: she’s a six-time member of the US Aerobatic Team, the first woman to win the title of US National Aerobatic champion, and one of the few people to win it three times. What you may not know is that Patty runs a busy flight school in Florida, teaching everyday pilots how to fly with more precision and airshow performers how to compete at the highest levels. You'll also learn from Patty’s colleagues, experienced aerobatic instructor Allan Moore and Instructor and airshow performer Spencer Suderman, as they demonstrate maneuvers in a Super Decathlon and Pitts Special.

 

Maneuvers include:

  • Rolls: aileron, slow, hesitation, barrel, and snap
  • Spins
  • Loops
  • Immelmann
  • Split S
  • Half Cuban eight
  • Reverse half Cuban eight
  • Hammerhead
  • Rolling turns
  • Humpty bump
  • Avalanche
  • Tailslide
  • Lomcevak
  • Torque Rolls

 

Available on all your devices—try for free:

Online Course using a web browser – Login here

iPhone/iPad in Sporty's Pilot Training app –Apple App Store

AppleTV app – 4th Generation AppleTV or newer

Android in Sporty's Pilot Training app – Google Play Store

RokuTV App – search for the Sporty's Pilot Training Channel on your Roku device

 

Have questions?

We can help!

Our expert pilots are available to answer your questions.

Ask our experts: learntofly@sportys.com

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Learn it the Right Way from the champion!
Great course on Aerobatics and critically important information for anyone considering it!

Pete Bowers, President WACO Aircraft Corp.
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Great Overview of Aerobatics
All of this excellent historical background and training material for less cost than an hour of ground school is such a super great value (plus Wings credit too!)
February 11, 2020
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Which aerobatic maneuvers are covered here in this 1 hour course?
A shopper on Feb 17, 2020
BEST ANSWER: All of the maneuvers are covered.
Excuse me, how and where we can take practical course? For aerobatics training?
ray c on Feb 19, 2020
BEST ANSWER: This is discussed in the videos. I would recommend a google search for aerobatics training facilities.
How do you access the course once purchased?
Terry T on Feb 18, 2020
BEST ANSWER: The course is available in out pilot training app and our online portal at www.sportys.com/my courses.
What is the length of the program?
A shopper on Feb 15, 2020
BEST ANSWER: it is approximately an hour long.
Is the 360 version only on iPhone versions or does the computer version have it too?
A shopper on Feb 11, 2020
BEST ANSWER: The 360 version is available in the app for the iPhone and iPad and with your web browser.
Is this is a lifetime updates course like the Learn to fly? Thanks.
WilmerCB on Feb 10, 2020
BEST ANSWER: Yes, you will have lifetime updates.
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