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Grand Opening

Submitted by gryphon on Sat, 03/13/2010 - 19:45.

Saturday April 3rd from 11am-4pm you are invited to attend the Grand Opening of West Coast Sport Aircraft.

West Coast Sport Aircraft is the authorized distributor for TECNAM aircraft for California and the west coast.

We will also have a FAA Safety Series seminar 11am-12 pm on "Light Sport Aircraft and the Sport Pilot license".  For more information please see

West Coast Sport Aircraft is located at 170 Aviation Way, Watsonville, CA (in the Ocean Air hangar) -- please call (831)763-0290 for more information, or visit


P2006T Light Twin at KWVI

Submitted by gryphon on Tue, 02/09/2010 - 13:53.

For three days only, February 22, 23, and 24th the Tecnam P2006T will be on display at Ocean Air Flight Services, Inc. ( 170 Aviation Way ). 

This aircraft is soon to achieve it's full FAR23 FAA certification in the U.S.

More information available at

Private Pilot Groundschool offered in February

Submitted by gryphon on Wed, 01/13/2010 - 19:00.

Ocean Air Flight Services will once again be offering a private pilot groundschool course, Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6pm to 9pm, starting February 2nd.

The course will be taught by Gerry Barron using Jeppesen training materials.

The only charge for the course is $100 which will be applied to the LaserGrade FAA written test upon successful completion of the course, and purchase of the Jeppesen text book (approximately $85) and Test Guide (approximately $19).

Attendance is free for EAA members wishing to "brush up" on their pilot knowledge, or share some of their own experiences with the rest of the class.