Here we will add the simulator flight lessons to the Hamilton Pilot Training System (HPTS) Training Syllabus.

These flight lessons are for…

  • Flight training in a real airplane and using the flight simulator as an aid to this flight training, and
  • Virtual aviator who is using the flight simulator but wants to learn all the knowledge and skills for a pilots certificate/license.

Stage 1 First Flights – Learn to Fly

Flight Lesson 1

Get program, airplane, and hardware running. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 2

Aircraft Familiarization and Basic Flight Operations – Aircraft pre-flight, start, taxi, controls, four basics of flying. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 3

Basic Flight Maneuvers and Aircraft Systems – Turns, precision, airspeeds, throttle. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 4

Flight Environment – Inside and Outside the cockpit – Airport Introduction – Normal takeoffs/departures, Flight Operations. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 5

Pilot Capabilities and Aircraft Limitations – Advanced maneuvers introduction, low approach and stalls. Learn More…

Stage 1 Check – Learn to Fly

Flight Portion – Be able to get to all the flight tolerances for lessons completed so far on the first time through. Take the Stage 1 knowledge test. You can find it as HPTS Stage 1 Exams. Learn More…

Stage 2 Flight Maneuvers and Aeronautical Knowledge to Solo

Flight Lesson 6

Crosswinds/ground track, performance. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 7

Ground reference maneuvers, landings. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 8

Airport operations – airport patterns, communication. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 9

Airport operations – airport patterns, communications. Learn More…

Stage 2 Check to Solo

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Flight Portion – Be able to get to all the flight tolerances for lessons completed so far on the first time through.
Take the Stage 2 knowledge test. You can find it as HPTS Stage 2 Exams.

Stage 3 Student Pilot, Regulations, To Cross Country

Flight Lesson 10

Solo precision with mini cross country flight. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 11

Cross-country fundamentals. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 12

Cross-country competency. Learn More…

Flight Lesson 13

Cross-country and diversion. Learn More…

Stage 3 Check for Cross Country

Cross country flights and written knowledge test. Learn More…

Stage 4 Preparation to Pass the FAA Knowledge Test and Checkride

Flight Lesson 14 and 15

Practical test standards (Checkride) simulation. Learn More…

Sport Pilot Checkride

Practical test (Checkride). Learn More…