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Carmelo Turdo, Mark Nankivil and Fred Harl - The Aero Experience Team
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Renowned Bush Pilot CC Pocock Will Present a Pilot Training Course at St. Louis Downtown Airport This Saturday
By Carmelo Turdo
South African bush pilot CC Pocock will be in the St. Louis area this weekend to present an abbreviated training course to local pilots at St. Louis Downtown Airport on Saturday, March 10. Beginning at 9:00am, the course will include 4 hours of ground school, hands-on flight instruction, CC's book, Bush and Mountain Flying, lunch, and discounted fuel pricing. Flying starts at 1:00pm across from Ideal Aviation. Cost is only $199.99 (cash, check or money order). Contact Diane Earhart at Earhart500@aol.com or 618-235-8823.
Here are some scenes from CC's last visit to St. Louis: