Lone Star

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Remote Pilot Test Prep at Lone Star

Remote Pilot Test Prep Course

  • Lone Star Flight Training offers a six hour test prep course for the Drone pilot applicant to take the UAG Airman Knowledge Test.  

    In this course we will review and discuss the essentials of regulations, chart questions, FAA airspace, weather, airport operations, plus more. All of this information is used to understand the meaning of the questions and to prepare you for the UAG Airman Knowledge Test. Knowledge from this course will give you the power to pass with flying colors.

    The classes are conducted individually or in small groups.  The course is offered 6 days a week, Monday thru Saturday. This program is presented in three sessions; each session is 2 hours in duration. For larger groups of 5 or more we can arrange for a full day presentation at our location or yours.  Compensation for travel will be extra. 

    The cost to register for the course is $275 per person. Classes can be for a single person or multiple persons in a class.  

    To purchase a single or group drone course: 

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    If you have any additional questions feel free to contact us: 832-721-3158

What is covered on the Remote Pilot Test?

The questions on the UAG (Unmanned Aircraft General-Small) AKT are compliant with FARs (Federal Aviation Regulations) used in general aviation.and are addressed in Part 107

These include:

  • Preflight
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Operating Limitations
  • Right of Way
  • Waivers
  • National Airspace System
  • Topography
  • Airport Operations
  • Weather and Briefings
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Physiology

Sample Questions

*An ATC radar facility issues the following advisory to a pilot flying on a heading of 90°: "UNMANNED AIRCRAFT OPERATIONS 3 O'CLOCK, 2 MILES,WESTBOUND..." Where should the Remote PIC (also visual observer and crew, if applicable) look for this traffic n reference to the UA?

*What would decrease the stability of an air mass?

*Refer to Appendix A Figure 23 area 3.  What is the height of the lighted obstacle approximately 6 nautical miles southwest of Savannah International?

*Refer to Appendix A, Figure 74, area 6.  What airspace is Hayward Executive in?

*How would high density altitude affect the performance of a small unmanned aircraft?

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Recurrent Testing has changed

Persons who hold a sUAS certificate must renew their certificate every two years.  The Drone renewal has changed to an online course. 

No longer will the drone pilot have to take the recurrent test.

The UAS intial drone test cost $173.00