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 FAA, UAG (Unmanned Aircraft General- Small) Airman Knowledge Test.  

    Our course will discuss and review the essentials of FAA regulations, chart questions, FAA airspace, weather, airport operations, plus more. All of this information is used to help you understand the meaning of the questions and prepare you for the FAA UAG Airman Knowledge Test.

  • Our course is designed to provide feedback and answers to your questions you may have about the subject material including the FAA chart questions.  Most commercial apps courses don't have that capability to provide the valuable feedback you deserve.

  • Our classes are conducted individually or in small groups.  The course is offered 6 days a week, Monday thru Saturday starting at 9:00 am. This program can be 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. An ASA Test Prep booklet is provided which allows you to take 5 practice test. We are also a FAA Testing Center where you can take your test which is not included in the course. The fee to take the FAA written test is $175.00.

  • 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 initial drone test cost $175.00