CRAFT Turns 5!

June 2017 marked the five year anniversary for CRAFT and we celebrated it in style with a family picnic. Flight instructors, airplane owners, and others who were with us from the beginning all gathered together at Palmetto Islands County Park in Mt. Pleasant and...

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Fuel Reimbursement For Your Rental

CRAFT has probably one of the more unique fuel reimbursement programs in the country. All airplanes are rented here "wet", which means the fuel price is included in the rental price. That's easy to handle when the airplane is used for an hour or so flight lesson, and...

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Pre- and Post-Flight Inspections

If you are looking at this picture and thinking there's something wrong, you're right. This airplane has a bald spot, probably from a, shall we say, "sporty", landing. It happens. But this airplane should not be flown until the tire is looked at by an A&P. Spoiler...

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Do You Fly or Are You A Pilot?

You may have heard us say here at CRAFT that we don't want to just each you to fly- we want to teach you to be a pilot. There's a difference. Whether you intend to fly for a career or fun, here are a few things that every pilot should do: 1) Arrive at the airport at...

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Logging Time (Sim and Otherwise)

Logging Time (Sim and Otherwise) When I was working on my private pilot license, I don't remember getting a whole lot of instruction on how to fill out my logbook and as time went on, I learned even less. In my early years, my logbook was always completed by my CFI...

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What Does “Maintain Runway Heading” Mean to YOU?

What Does "Maintain Runway Heading" Mean to YOU? When leaving from a non-towered airport, we are taught to add the crosswind correction required to remain aligned with our departure runway, but what does it mean when Tower tells us to "Maintain runway heading" ? As it...

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Training Hours

Monday - Saturday
9am - 5pm

Office Location

6060 S. Aviation Ave, Ste 109
N. Charleston, SC 29406

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