Stick n Rudder Aero ToursKCQX
3 reviews

See Cape Cod and the islands by air! Skip the highway/ferry and fly!

-Free Wifi

CFI Rate: $42.00/hr
CFI Ground Rate: $42.00/hr


Operator Procedures

Fueling Aircraft

Full service at the fuel pumps

Access to Aircraft

Receive keys and books from staff in lobby

Returning the Aircraft

Park aircraft on tie downs in front of fence and return keys/books

Getting Reimbursed if You Buy Fuel Elsewhere

Fuel is reimbursed at our rate in Chatham

Mechanical Problems at Another Airport

Contact maintenance at 508-945-5747

Securing Aircraft

No ropes needed – just park on 1 of 2 front tie down ‘T”

Local Airspace Considerations

Best Way to Get Flight Following

On the ground on 127.3 or in the air on 118.2

Local reporting points

Calling the shoreline on a downwind or 45 angle for runway 24

Typical TFR considerations

Summertime Obama TFR on KMVY

Preferred IFR “gates” ATC wants you to file to

Marconi VOR LFV

Preferred IFR “gates” ATC wants you to file from

Marconi VOR LFV

Local Airfield Operations

Taxiing to the runways

1 parallel taxiway

Run up area

2 pads next to each threshold

Noise abatement procedures

Straight out to 1000 ft

Traffic pattern altitudes

1000 MSL

Special cautions for flying the pattern

Thermals from parking lot on short final on 6/Frequent wind shear behind hill on short final to 24

Local Flight Planning Tips

Local Hazards

Seagulls on Rwy when weather foggy/rainy

Noise sensitive areas

Surrounding neighborhoods

Restrictions which apply to any nearby national parks

2,000 AGL over national seashore

Best airports to visit in the area

Katama on the Vineyard/Nantucket/Province town

Best sights to see nearby from the air

Sunken Target Ship in Cape Cod Bay – SS James Longstreet

Unique weather challenges/microclimates

High risk for sudden fog especially on close temp/dew point days

Optical illusions

Blackhole effect of surrounding ocean at night

Traffic flows around local sites/terrain features

Traffic tends to follow shoreline

Oct. 19, 2014, 9:56 p.m.

Stick n Rudder Aero Tours is rated 5.0 out of 5 stars from 3 reviews.
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Operator Info

240 George Ryder Rd.
Chatham, MA 02633

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