Sporty’s Webinar Series

Sporty’s is pleased to offer its Webinar Series to our valued customers. These live, multimedia presentations are informative and interactive, allowing the presenter to use slides and audio, while audience members can participate in a variety of ways.

Sporty’s Webinar Series will touch on a variety of topics from training to new products and services to help you stay informed. For your convenience, all webinars will be archived so you can attend anytime your schedule permits.

  • Stay informed and current
  • Convenient and easy-to-use webinar format
  • Opportunity to participate and ask questions
  • Delivered by the expert staff at Sporty’s

Registration is required, and space is limited

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2019 Schedule

Flying the Garmin GFC500 AutopilotWednesday, Aug. 288:00pm ETGarmin's Matt ClarkSign Up

The full-featured GFC 500 autopilot provides thousands of existing fixed-wing general aviation aircraft with a simple, light-weight and cost-effective autopilot upgrade path. The GFC 500 also has integration potential with the G500 TXi/G600 TXi, G500/G600 as well as G3X Touch flight displays, Garmin navigators, as well as a variety of third-party flight displays, instruments and navigation sources. The GFC 500 is designed for light single-engine piston fixed wing aircraft and boasts traditional autopilot capabilities along with Indicated airspeed climbs/descents, Electronic Stability and Protection, as well as built-in roll steering. The GFC 500 also incorporates solid-state attitude and robust self-monitoring capabilities to provide superior autopilot performance, greater reliability and safety benefits. As Garmin continues to broaden its aircraft approval list for the GFC 500, join us for this webinar presentation to learn if a Garmin autopilot is right for you.

Presented by Garmin's Matt Clark 

Space is limited so enroll now.

iPad Proficiency Check: 10 ways to fly like a pro with your iPadThursday, Nov. 148:00pm ETSporty's Bret KoebbeSign Up

The iPad is practically required equipment for many pilots and there's no question it has improved safety and reduced the costs associated with flying. iPad Proficiency Check will include a series of insightful recommendations, strategies and other tips that pilots of all experience levels should know when flying with the iPad. Topics include hidden software features, iPad "gotchas", flying with ADS-B weather, iPad connected panel, ForeFlight tips, airport operations and runway safety, battery management, mounting and much more.

Sporty's Bret Koebbe - Bret is vice president and senior flight instructor for Sporty’s Academy.  In addition to Bret’s teaching responsibilities, Bret leads Sporty’s video production and app development team and serves as editor of the popular iPad Pilot News online journal.  As an airline transport pilot, Bret is a senior captain in Sporty’s corporate flight department. Bret is a highly respected resource in the area of electronic flight bag operations.  His presentations throughout the country regularly reach capacity.  

Space is limited so enroll now.