Nov 21, 2011
Sunrise Aviation has been chosen by Florida State College at Jacksonville as the exclusive flight training vendor for students at FSCJ. Flight students will receive training at Sunrise Aviation’s Cecil Airport satellite.
Nov 11, 2011
Hartwell (Neal) Moore, a student at Florida State College in Jacksonville, became the first student to receive a pilot certificate at the new Sunrise Aviation satellite in Jacksonville, Florida. Neal passed the FAA checkride for Flight Instructor.
Nov 10, 2011
Though it is difficult to decide what must be on a list of desired characteristics for a “best airport for flight training”, instructors and flight students can quickly list some of the worst. But Cecil Airport in Jacksonville is one of the best.
Nov 01, 2011
Sunrise Aviation will join Florida State College in Jacksonville celebrating 100 years of Naval Aviation at the NAS Jacksonville Airshow on November 5th and 6th.
Oct 29, 2011
Two students at Sunrise Aviation's Jacksonville satellite flight school successfully completed their first solo flights this week. The two students were Seth Van Buren and Mike Martin. Both students completed the flights in a Cessna 172.
Oct 22, 2011
Professor Justin Whitmer, an adjunct faculty member at Florida State College at Jacksonville, recently received his Airline Transport Pilot Certificate from the FAA. Sunrise Aviation provided the aircraft and training needed for that license.
Oct 19, 2011
On Oct. 13, 2011, Gov. Rick Scott visited Cecil Airport (Jacksonville), Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ), and Sunrise Aviation emphasizing job creation. Sunrise Aviation is the new FSCJ flight training vendor at Cecil Airport.
Oct 12, 2011
Sunrise Aviation announced recently that the FAA has approved use of the Redbird Advanced Aviation Training Devices (AATDs) in their FAA approved courses given at the Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ). FSCJ recently acquired four AATDs.
Sep 22, 2011
Sunrise Aviation attended the Asian Pacific Airline Training Symposium (APATS) held in Bangkok, Thailand from September 20-21, 2011. Among the themes of APATS 2011 were global challenges for airline pilot training.
Sep 05, 2011
Sunrise Aviation announced today that they have hired Ralph Zahnle, Jr. as the Director of Operations for their new satellite base in Jacksonville, Florida. This base will provide pilot training for students at Florida State College at Jacksonville.