First Landings Aviation
2 reviews

First Landings Aviation has grown into a successful training center that focuses on our clients first and foremost. At First Landings, you’re not a number, and we do our best to make sure every student’s training program is individually tailored to their needs. We believe in making the flight training experience safe, fun, and affordable. We’ve built our business on treating customers with respect and by making First Landings Aviation a community-centered school interested in the goals of each and every student.

Rental headsets available for $20

CFI Rate: $60.00/hr
CFI Ground Rate: $60.00/hr


Operator Procedures

Fueling Aircraft

Will be fueled by company to requested level. Renters will be reimbursed for fuel bought off field (at maximum) X04 pricing

Getting Reimbursed if You Buy Fuel Elsewhere

At a maximum of current X04 pricing

Mechanical Problems at Another Airport

Contact Adam Valencic 407.557.7909

Securing Aircraft

Park in Hangar 39, instructions will be given when you pickup the aircraft.

Caution areas where hangar rash is most likely

In the hangar

What fuel to expect and how to change it

Inform us ahead of your flight

Local Airspace Considerations

Standard departure procedures

Straight out, Left pattern for rwy 33, right pattern for rwy 15

Best way to get flight following

Orlando approach 119.4 or 121.1

Local reporting points

Lake Apopka

Typical TFR considerations

Disney permenant TFR (3nm radius around the castle up to 3000ft AGL)

Local Flight Planning Tips

Noise sensitive areas

East side of the airport

Local hazards



Tower off each runway approximately 430'

nearby special use airspace

Restricted areas to the north

Unique weather challenges/microclimates

X04 is typically a crosswind, winds are usually out of the east of west

Best airports to visit in the areas


Best sights to nee nearby from the air

Disney, Nasa, Daytona

Density altitude considerations

Hot/humid summer days can lead to high density altitudes

Local Airfield Operations

Noise abatement procedures

Stay west of the airport

Runway slope

hump in the middle restricts visibility of opposite end of runway

May 25, 2015, 8:21 p.m.

First Landings Aviation is rated 5.0 out of 5 stars from 2 reviews.
Pilot Comments

Operator Info

1321 Apopka Airport Rd
Apopka, FL 32712
407 886 7612
First Landings Aviation

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