Benefits of PAC Membership

  • Ponderosa Aero Club is a highly professional, safety minded and well managed flying club.
  • Ponderosa Aero Club emphasizes safety and proficiency through regularly held educational programs and safety seminars.
  • Ponderosa Aero Club is a nonprofit organization permitting aircraft rates to be maintained at a modest level.
  • We offer our members instruction for private, instrument and commercial ratings as well as back country and re-currency training.
  • Ponderosa offers training under both Part 61 and Part 141.
  • Membership is screened for joining as well as for continuing membership.
  • Excellent selection of clean, well maintained aircraft.
  • Excellent aircraft availability. Ratio of members to aircraft is maintained at an optimum level.
  • Members are protected with an insurance policy specifically covering the members and containing a non-subrogation clause.
  • Computerized billing service – members receive a monthly detailed statement of hours flown, aircraft flown, and instruction received.
  • Experienced flight instructor members who are dedicated to providing fellow club members with the finest instruction available.
  • Video system for viewing training aids, safety films, and proficiency programs at member’s convenience.
  • FAA approved PC-ATD flight simulator for use to members at no charge.
  • Internet based flight scheduler for the convenience of 24/7 scheduling by members.
  • Library with a vast assortment of aviation books available for checkout.
  • 24/7 unencumbered access to facilities and aircraft.
  • Facilities include large flight planning area and lounge for┬ásocializing.