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STUDENT MAGAZINE ARTICLES
WHY GET YOUR SEAPLANE RATING?
A couple of weeks ago I got my seaplane rating (SES) at Alaska Float Ratings in Moose Pass, Alaska. It was the best flying experience I've ever had!
GOT MY RATING
Alaska Floatplane Rating Course in Moose Pass
This turned out to be one of the best flying experiences I've ever had!
MY EXPERIENCE AT AFR
Blythewood, SC - Instrument Rated Private Pilot – 350 hours
As I was preparing for my trip to Moose Pass, Alaska, to learn how to fly float planes I told several of my flying friends in South Carolina about my upcoming adventure.
BY Jon Rashleigh
BY DEREK & MORAG JONES
COME, FLY ALASKA
Moose Pass is a wide spot in the road in Alaska's Kenai Peninsula, 29 miles north of Seward. Vern's floatplane school sits on the south edge of Upper Trail Lake on an airflow crossroads of glacial valleys, mountain peaks and turquoise water lakes of all sizes and altitudes.
BY JAMES CRAIG
BY Patrick Mathews
BY Barbara Rowell
ADDING A SEAPLANE RATING
BY David Wimer
I recommend Alaska Float Ratings highly. I know there are many quality instructors out there, but in my mind they are top’s there in Moose Pass.
Crista V. Worthy is the managing editor of Pilot Getaways magazine and editor of The Flyline, the monthly publication of the Idaho Aviation Association.
BY CRISTA V. WORTHY
IN MOOSE PASS
BY Mario Simoes
During your training, you will have had the opportunity to fly in one of the most beautiful and challenging places in the world. You will not regret it!
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