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Welcome to Weltzien Skypark, the flying community and home of Northern Ohio’s largest Flight School. (Skypark is a Part 61 operation).

Weltzien Skypark is a privately owned airport that is open to the public. The address is 3071 Greenwich Road, Wadsworth, Ohio 44281 which is 35 driving miles south of Cleveland, Ohio. The phone number is 330-334-9921 and email is skypark@neo.rr.com

1. If you’d like to learn to fly–or have questions about what’s involved, you can take a one-time, 30 minute flight for $65 to see if flying is for you. A Certified Flight Instructor will be your pilot. Come out to the airport anytime between 8:00am – 9:00pm, call 330-334-9921 or email skypark@neo.rr.com to make arrangements. (It’s a great gift! If you phone, please leave a message, we’re out flying!)

2. Skypark rents Cessna 150s, 152s, 172s and a 182 with retractable landing gear. All aircraft are rented “wet” which means the fuel is included in the hourly cost. All rates are subject to change.

–Rental rates for members (membership is $84 per year): Cessna 150 is $72 per flight hour; Cessna 152 is $77 per flight hour; Cessna 172 is $96 per flight hour, and the Cessna 182 with retractable landing gear is $164 per flight hour.

–Ground/Flight Instruction averages $25 per clock hour.

–There are no minimum flight hours per day if the aircraft is rented for multiple consecutive days.

3. Next Ground School starts 10 January 2017 runs every Tuesday night; the last class is 21 March. Class will start at 6:30 pm and finish ~9:00 pm. Sit thru the first class and see if you like it. Then enroll for $150. Classes are in the community room at Skypark.

— The classes are as follows:

Tuesday Lesson Plan Tuesday Lesson Plan
Jan 10 Basic Aerodynamics Feb 14 Procedures and Airport Operations
Jan 17 Finish Basic Aerodynamics Feb 21 Weather
Jan 24 Aircraft Systems Feb 28 Weather Services
Jan 31 Flight Instruments Mar 14 En Route Flight & Navigation
Feb 7 Regulations Mar 21 Communications Procedures

 

Click here for the Skypark Winter Seminar replay – a must see if you plan on flying in the winter!

Upcoming Events:

January 28 Bus trip to Dayton Air Force Museum Bus leaves at 7 AM and returns at 10 PM
February 18 Skypark Awards Banquet 6 PM for conversation and 7 PM for dinner
March 24-26 Spring trip to Huntsville Alabama
April 22 Poker Flight
May 20 Student Flight
June 25 Summer Celebration
July 22 Christmas in July
August 13 Michigan 400 Race
September 16 Poker Flight
October 25-29 Fall trip
November 19 Open House and Spaghetti Dinner

 

See you at the airport!