Chapter 782, Vancouver WA

Eagle Flights

Eagle Flights

The EAA’s Eagle Flights® is a free introductory flight experience and informal mentoring program designed to welcome and encourage adults who want to discover flying, but don’t know how or where to take that first step. It begins with a hands-on introduction, where you’ll fly with a local EAA-member pilot who will let you follow along at the controls of the airplane to get a feel for what being a pilot is all about. After the flight, he or she can help you learn more about how to get involved in your local aviation community, including the next steps you can take on the path to becoming a pilot.

Is flying an airplane hard or difficult?  With proper training, no!  Does it take huge physical strength, endurance, or eagle-like eye sight?  No!  Matter of fact, being detail oriented with a good problem solving attitude is what is needed to be a successful pilot whether male or female, big or small.  This in-the-moment focus is one of the great parts about small aircraft flying as the sensations of three dimensional motion and command of purpose is what draws many to flying not only as a hobby but as a profession.

The best part of the Eagle program? The whole experience is free. No sales. No pressure. Just a whole lot of fun and education with a big take-home point: Your dream of flying is a lot closer than you think, but you have to take that first step.  Ride-alongs are possible for lunch.  Call Bob at 360-601-9317 or email at for more information.

Learn more about the Eagle Flights® program.

Eagle Flights Leader
Name: Bob Martilla
City: Vancouver
Phone: 360-566-0156
To provide a better user experience, EAA uses cookies. To review EAA's data privacy policy or adjust your privacy settings please visit: Data and Privacy Policy.