F-104 FLIGHT TRAINING IS NOW AVAILABLE AT THE KENNEDY SPACE CENTER!
Under a September 2017 Letter of Deviation Authority (LODA) from the FAA, Starfighters is now able to offer F-104 flight training to qualified licensed pilots.
ENHANCE YOUR PILOT SKILLS
This limited-access training is designed to enhance confidence and flight safety through comprehensive ground training sessions and back-seat flight operations in the controlled airspace above NASA's Kennedy Space Center.
This course covers the fundamentals of flying the legendary F-104, an aircraft that made aviation history with speed and altitude records, its service as a trainer for NASA's Mercury and Apollo astronauts, and as a multi-role international military warbird. Starfighters will provide one-on-one instruction to ensure a thorough understanding of the aircraft systems, flying characteristics, and important safety issues.
Here are the basic requirements:
Must have at least a private pilot's license (PPL)
Must have a valid flight medical
Must meet height and weight limitations
Max. Weight 245lbs (110kg)
Max Height 6'5" (201cm)
Max Chest 52" (132cm)
Max Waist 48" (122cm)
Candidate must be able to physically demonstrate a 35-40lb (15-18kg) pull
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must qualify for access badging to NASA Kennedy Space Center
Must sign a release-of-liability agreement
SCHEDULE YOUR TRAINING HERE
INITIAL FLIGHT TRAINING PACKAGE STARTS AT $17,900
Contact for more information about continued or custom-designed flight training, lower rates apply.