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Free LAANC Course Shows Drone Pilots How to Quickly Get ATC Clearance to Fly in Controlled Airspace

September 17, 2018 San Diego, CA  Drone pilots can take a new free King Schools course titled Using LAANC to Fly Drones in Controlled Airspace to learn how to use the FAA Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability.  The online course includes HD video and bullet points followed by interactive questions to test your knowledge….  [ Read More ]

Online Drone Pilot Recurrent Test Prep Course From King Schools Makes Renewing Remote Pilot Certificates Quick And Easy

September 10, 2018 San Diego, CA.  Drone pilots now have a quick and easy way to prepare for their Remote Pilot certificate renewal with the online Drone Pilot Recurrent Test Prep Course from King Schools. Martha King, Co-Chairman of King Schools, said, “The FAA Remote Pilot Recurrent Knowledge Test eliminates questions on many areas that…  [ Read More ]

Flight training industry leader Martha King named to CAP Board of Governors

August 24, 2018,  ANAHEIM, Calif. – Martha King, co-chair and co-owner of a major E-learning-focused aviation school, has been appointed to Civil Air Patrol’s Board of Governors. King succeeds retired U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Teresa Marné Peterson, whose second three-year on the Board of Governors expires in November. “The Civil Air Patrol has a long…  [ Read More ]

King Schools Aviation Digital Marketing Manager

Do you have a passion for aviation?  This might be the ideal job for you.  King Schools has a position available for a Digital Marketing Manager in San Diego, California.  The ideal candidate will be a certificated pilot, have experience in the aviation industry and a passion for flying.  The candidate should be a subject…  [ Read More ]

King Schools & Textron Aviation Celebrate 20 years of Helping People Achieve Their Dream of Flying

For Immediate Release July 26, 2018 AirVenture – Oshkosh, WI.  Twenty years ago King Schools and Cessna Aircraft Company created the first fully integrated, computer-based flight training system by combining flight lesson tracking at the flight school with home-study courses for their customers. The original courses were designed to help people attain their FAA Private…  [ Read More ]

New Aviation Mechanics Courses Help Careers Takeoff!

For Immediate Release July 26, 2018 AirVenture – Oshkosh, WI. Aspiring aviation mechanics have a new way to prepare for their FAA Oral, Practical, & Written Tests.  King Schools has released online versions of their popular General, Airframe, and Powerplant Knowledge & Test Prep Video Courses.  The online A&P Mechanics courses include updated video lessons…  [ Read More ]

NAFI Members Are Eligible for a Scholarship Valued at $18,000 from King Schools and NAFI

For Immediate Release July 26, 2018 AirVenture – Oshkosh, WI – A well deserving NAFI Member CFI or aspiring CFI will be awarded a scholarship valued at $18,000. The scholarship consists of $5,000 cash for the attainment of an initial or advanced instructor rating and lifetime access to the entire King Schools library of over…  [ Read More ]

King Online Drone Course Customers Can Now Study When Offline Too

May 4, 2018 – AUVSI Conference, Denver CO. – Aspiring Drone Pilots now have a convenient way to continue their studies even when they are offline by using the free KING Companion App for iPad or iPhone together with King Schools’ Online Drone Pilot License Test Prep Course. The app allows drone pilots who are…  [ Read More ]

Sarina Houston Awarded the WAI Martha King Scholarship for Women Flight Instructors

April 27, 2018 San Diego, California – For Immediate Release Sarina Houston of Pittsboro, North Carolina was awarded the 3rd Martha King Scholarship for Women Flight Instructors during the annual Women in Aviation International Conference. This scholarship consists of $5,000 toward flight training and free, lifetime access to all King Schools courses including FIRCs for…  [ Read More ]