SJSU Precision Flight Team

at , San Jose, 95112 United States

The Precision Flight Team is a student-run organization that takes part in an intercollegiate flight competition against other US college institutions.

SJSU Precision Flight Team

San Jose , CA 95112
United States
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Opening time

  • Fridays: 16:00- 20:00

General Info

The SJSU Precision Flight Team is a student run organization that participates in an intercollegiate competition against other US university flight teams. Competition events include both ground and flight events. Ground events include Aircraft Identification, Computer Accuracy using an E6B slide rule computer, and Simulators using instruments only. Flight Events include Power On/Off landings (trying to land on a line on the runway), Navigation (flying a specific route and being scored based on estimated vs. actual fuel burn & time), and Message Drop (dropping a container from 200 feet above ground level at cruise speed trying to hit a target on the ground). The SJSU Precision Flight Team holds ground practice every Friday from 4-8pm in the Industrial Studies building Club Room IS216A. Flight practices are held Saturday mornings, usually meeting at Reid-Hillview Airport’s terminal building. If you have any questions or comments regarding the Fight Team you can send us a message via our Facebook page.

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Thanks to everyone that came out to the BBQ yesterday! It was a great turnout. For those of you that said you were interested in joining, our next practice will be held this upcoming Friday at 4pm in the Club Room, IS216A. If you weren't able to make it to the BBQ, but are still interested in possibly joining the Flight Team, come to practice Friday!

Published on 2014-09-07 01:40:06 GMT

Interested in Joining Flight Team? SJSU Precision Flight Team will be holding summer ground practices Fridays on August 1st and August 15th from 4:00PM to 8:00PM. If you are interested in Flight Team feel free to stop by at our meetings to find out what were all about in room 216 (the club room) of the Industrial Studies Building on campus. Parking is free on 11th and 12th street during August and only a short walk from the Industrial Studies building. Regular school practices will begin Friday August 29th and our official new member meeting will be Friday September 5th. If you have any questions you can message the Flight Team page and we will respond back to you!

Published on 2014-07-25 20:49:41 GMT

If you're interested in flight team, come to our ground practice this Friday at 4pm in the club room, IS 216B. It's never too late to join!

Published on 2014-09-25 22:24:57 GMT

Thanks to everyone that listened to our spiel about the Flight Team in Aviation 2 & 78. Remember, if you want to know more about joining us, Alpha Eta Rho, or the Flying 20s come out to the club BBQ at the sjsu aviation campus at Reid Hillview Airport this Friday at 1pm. See you there! 2105 Swift Avenue, San Jose.

Published on 2015-08-25 23:44:55 GMT

The planes are on their way to OSU for the NIFA National Competition!

Published on 2015-05-06 22:41:10 GMT

Power off landings were held today (Jamison Marino, Isaac Njuana, Chloe Raymer, Zack Shaffer & Mike Trejo) along with a Navigation heat (Pilot Mike and Navigator Trevor Carlson) and Simulators (Trevor & Zack). E6B (slide rule computer calculations), SCAN(Simulated flight test) and Aircraft Identification were held yesterday evening by Members Jamison, Zack, Trevor, Isaac Njuguna, Mike, Sam Shaw, Carlo Espinosa, Jonny Melgar, Jag Singh, Alex Lee, & Kurt Rowe. Power on landings and hopefully navigation/message drop tomorrow!