BPFS is now a Cessna Pilot Center

Posted on August 4, 2017 · Posted in Aviation News

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Textron hosts ceremony for BPFS

Posted on August 3, 2017 · Posted in Aviation News

Textron Aviation today announced it held a delivery ceremony for a Turbo Skyhawk JT-A to Hawaii’s Barbers Point Flight School (BPFS) this week at EAA AirVenture. The aircraft is the first of two that the flight school has ordered to modernize its fleet and support flight training efforts. BPFS is..
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BPFS upgrades HQ

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Barbers Point Flight School has recently renovated the inside of the school to include offices, meeting space, and a CATS testing center. We are open 8 am – 6 pm, Monday through Friday, or by appointment any day of the year. Stop by and visit us, and we can answer any questions about..
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BPFS is now a CATS Test Center

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Barbers Point Flight School is now an official CATS test center offering computerized FAA exams. BPFS is one of only two centers on Oahu, and the only center conveniently on the west side of the island away from the crowds in Honolulu. We offer a variety of proctored, licensed, official..
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Oshkosh 2017

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After rendezvousing at this year’s Oshkosh air show in Wisconsin where our NEW JT-A was on static display for a week, BPFS Chief Instructor Daniel Speller and CFI Vincent Perry flew to the Cessna Training Center in Wichita, Kansas for three days of JT-A familiarization. Vince and Daniel then flew..
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Cessna Press Release on BPFS delivery

Posted on August 2, 2017 · Posted in Aviation News

Text of release: Textron Aviation delivers a Turbo Skyhawk JT-A to Barbers Point Flight School Textron Aviation today announced it has delivered a Turbo Skyhawk JT-A to Barbers Point Flight School (BPFS) this week at EAA AirVenture. The delivery is the first of two aircraft that the flight school has..
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BPFS adds to its training fleet

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After over two years of planning, Barbers Point Flight School has taken delivery of one of two 2017 Cessna 172S, JT-A Skyhawks!. Our NEW 2017 Skyhawk JT-A’s warp BPFS into the future with its modern NEXGEN G1000 (Next Generation) avionics and FADEC (Full Authority Digital Engine Control). We have also..
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Get ready for 2017 and … helicopters!

Posted on November 30, 2016 · Posted in Flight School, Press Releases

Barbers Point Flight School is happy to announce the addition of helicopter flight instruction and tours beginning January 15, 2017. Our new Robinson 44 White Clipper II will be on John Rodgers Field at Kalaeloa Airport, and ready for you. Explore Oahu from a vantage point few get to see. View the spectacular..
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The Champ Show Above Oahu

Posted on July 6, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

Watch for Barbers Point Flight School this week on the Champ Show On Oceanic Cable television. Check out The Champ Show for broadcast schedule,and archived shows. https://youtu.be/EiUszPndRbo Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry

Champ Show – July 2016

Posted on June 23, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

Watch for Barbers Point Flight School this week on the Champ Show On Oceanic Cable television. Check out The Champ Show for broadcast schedule,and archived shows. Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry

The Champ Show June

Posted on June 9, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

Watch for Barbers Point Flight School this week on the Champ Show On Oceanic Cable television. Check out The Champ Show for broadcast schedule, and archived shows. Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry

Flight Training For Veterans

Posted on May 31, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

In a joint letter to leaders of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, 10 general aviation associations urged the full Senate to reject calls to place limits on flight training benefits for veterans.The letter noted that aviation training provides a path to a well-paying civilian career and urged lawmakers to ensure that..
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Support Chelsea Clement at Miss Hawaii 2016

Posted on April 23, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

MISS HAWAII TICKETS  Final Night – Saturday, June 11 • $58 Hawaii TheaterPreliminary Night – Thursday, June 9 • $23 Hawaii Theater Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry

FAA restores sim time for instrument rating

Posted on April 19, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

The now-final rule drops a requirement for students to wear a view-limiting device when logging instrument time in an approved ATD, if the student is operating solely by reference to the instruments and the device is representing instrument meteorological conditions. “AOPA pushed strongly for all of these changes,” said David..
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The Champ Show – March

Posted on April 1, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

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FAA Relaxes Restrictions on Commercial Drones

Posted on February 21, 2016 · Posted in Aviation News

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History Lesson

Posted on February 20, 2016 · Posted in Flight School, Press Releases

If you stood outside the gates of Naval Air Station (NAS) Barbers Point 40 years ago, you would be in the midst of 1,000 acres of sugar cane. Your view to the right, up the sprawling ‘Ewa plains you would see an even greater area of pineapple. The area then..
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The Champ Show

Posted on February 16, 2016 · Posted in Flight School

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Inaugural Flight For New BPAS Cessna 172

Posted on June 11, 2015 · Posted in Cessna

Barbers Point Aviation Services and Flight School will celebrate the inaugural flight of its new Cessna 172 this Friday, June 12, 2015. The plane will be available for instruction, air tours, and rentals. The school also recently purchased the State’s only full motion flight simulator, a Redbird FMX. The simulator..
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The Pilot Shop is open!

Posted on May 23, 2015 · Posted in Flight School, Press Releases

Stop by today for all your piloting and training needs. You don’t have to go all the way to Honolulu anymore for anything you might need to get airborne. From batteries to headsets, training manuals and videos, to advanced GPS beacons, we have it all. Our shop is also the..
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BPFS To Begin AATD Training

Posted on May 17, 2015 · Posted in Flight School

Barbers Point Flight School now incorporates full-motion training as part of it’s curriculum with the addition of a Redbird FMX to its fleet of aircraft.  The Redbird line of simulators was designed to change the way pilots are trained. The realistic wrap-around screens, avionics, and full-motion movements enhance the training..
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BPFS Acquires Redbird AATD Simulator

Posted on April 5, 2015 · Posted in Flight School, Press Releases

### Barbers Point Aviation Services (BPAS) and Barbers Point Flight School (BPFS) were founded in 2010 by Reginald Perry. Based at Kalaeloa Airport, the former historic Barbers Point Naval Air Station in Kapolei, Hawaii, and operating the only private flight school in west Oahu, a fixed base operation, and doing..
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BPFS Acquires Cessna 172

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Barbers Point Flight School announced today that it has purchased a Cessna 172 to add to its fleet of planes used for training and air tours of Oahu. The Cessna 172 Skyhawk is a four-seat, single engine, high wing, fixed-wing aircraft made by the Cessna Aircraft Company. First flown in 1955, more..
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