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on Mar 19, 2018 in Aviation

You Can Become a Fighter Pilot!

You Can Become a Fighter Pilot! – September 10th – 13th, 2018

The Utah Wing of the Commemorative Air Force, Historic Wendover Airfield, and the United States Army Air Forces Historical Unit (Arizona Ground Crew Living History Unit, Inc.) is excited to announce that it will be holding a WWII Pilot Training Camp at the Historic Wendover Army Air Field. Wendover Field is the most intact WWII Airbase left in the United States.

During your five nights and four days of training you will:

– Receive a Flight Suit and Pilots Log Book.
– Barracks accommodations for five nights.
– Three meals per day in the Mess Hall.
– Training materials
– Receive Ground School Training on all aspects of flying operations.
– Take Primary Flight Training in the PT-17 Stearman.
– Conduct Advanced Flight Training in the AT-6 Texan
– Air Cadets will be flying every day (3.5hrs total airtime) during this condensed training course and upon completion will Graduate and earn their WINGS!


Air Cadets will be sleeping in the WWII Barracks and messing (eating) in the WWII Mess Hall. Ground School will be conducted in the massive Enola Gay Hangar. Visit the WWII Service Club on base while not training for a little relaxation or just sit on your bunk in the barracks and write a letter home on your footlocker.
You will be immersed in the lifestyle and culture of the USAAF while serving during this Training Camp. You will learn what it was like to be an Air Cadet during WWII.

For MORE information please visit us on Facebook at WWII Pilot Training Camp or go to the registration page

And in case you’re wondering, yes I’ll be there and we’re working on having an aviation workshop going in conjunction with this killer event! Stay Tuned!

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