If you're looking to learn to fly as easily as possible for WAY less time, money and effort, start with Ultra-Lights. Ultra-lights are the perfect way to accomplish your dream of aviation and flying countless aircraft to countless destinations. Ultra-lights are also the perfect path to the your Recreational Pilot Permit (RPP), Private Pilot License (PPL), or Commercial Pilot Lincense (CPL)
Learn to fly Ultra-light airplanes at Pitt Meadows Airport
With our introductory sightseeing tours YOU get to fly the aircraft hands on! Your skilled flight instructor will let you fly as much as possible while offering a safe and scenic flight.
With Ultra-Light Aircraft the types and styles of aircraft you can fly are nearly limitless. Enter our website to see what the world of Ultra-Light Aircraft has to offer.
Every holder of a Basic Ultra-Light Pilot Permit (UPP) is fully rated to fly every single aircraft you see on this website. From slow flying STOL (Short Take-Off and Landing) bush-planes, to composite high speed (300+km/h) speed demons, the selection of ultra-light aircraft is nearly limitless.
Fly anywhere, anytime! Ultra-light flying has almost NONE of the restrictions you might have imagined.
Ultra-Light aircraft can carry a maximum of two people, and may fly anywhere any other certified or general aviation aircraft can go. As long the flight is conducted during the day in VFR conditions there are NO restrictions on when -or WHERE- you may fly.
“ Ultra-Lights are Unsafe ”
“ Ultra-Lights have poor performance ”
“ Ultra-Lights are very slow ”
“ Ultralights are loud, exposed cockpit, pusher prop configuration aircraft, with go-kart like tricycle wheels ”
“ You do not need a license to fly ultralights. ”
“ You are not permitted to carry passengers. ”
“ Ultralight pilots are not trained as well as other pilots. ”
“ Ultralight aircraft are limited in where they can legally fly. ”
Ultra-lights are no longer the ultra-lights of old. Ultra-lights are no longer what you think they are!
Click HERE to shatter your misconceptions!
Nearly everything you think you know about ultra-lights is probably wrong! They can fly nearly anywhere you like, whenever you like; with almost none of the restrictions you presumed. Many have better performance and are just as safe, or safer than certified aircraft! There are so many things ultra-lights can do that you never thought possible.
Safety: SPOT Trackers are an EXCELLENT means by which to follow an aircraft. Silverwing Aviation uses SPOT Trackers to keep track of loved ones. Click the links below to find more information on our SPOT Tracker SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and what to do if you receive an alert. Or, if you would like to see where we've been recently click on "Follow Us"!