Equipment List

Johnson Flight Academy Equipment List

  • CAP Membership Card & Photo ID
  • Athletic\gym shoes
  • Civilian clothes for free time activities
  • Camp Atterbury will provide 2 sheets, towels, pillow and a blanket. Think of a basic hotel.
  • We recommend you bring your own soap, shampoo and toiletries. Limited items may be provided in the room
  • Notebook and pen/pencil
  • Water Bottle / Canteen / Hydration Pack
  • Sunglasses (Highly recommended). These must be of conservative nature, per regulations.
  • Pilot/Student logbook (for power)
  • Some spending money (small bills/coins for vending machine, snacks, shopping on base if desired)
  • SUN BLOCK SPF 15 or higher (Required)
  • Please use common sense when packing. Weather can range from the low 50’s to the high 90’s.
  • Socks & underwear for the entire week

Please use common sense when packing. Weather can range from the low 50’s to the high 90’s.

JFA will provide laundry services for the academy shirt and shorts daily so you will always have a clean academy uniform for the next day.

Academy T-Shirts, shorts, and hat will be issued to each cadet and will be the uniform of the week (academy uniform) for power and glider cadets.

Cadets will not wear flight suits or jump suits at the Johnson Flight Academy.
Balloon cadets will wear BDU’s. The academy uniform will be worn with gym shoes.
All other grooming standards will be adhered to, per CAPR 39-1.

 

Power Encampment

Cadets will wear the academy uniform

Power Cadets MUST bring TSA Proof of Citizenship documents. NO FLIGHT TRAINING MAY BEGIN UNTIL WE HAVE VERIFIED THE ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS. JFA must retain a digital copy of these documents following TSA legal record keeping requirements

Click here for TSA Requirements

IF YOU PLAN TO SOLO YOU MUST BRING A CURRENT FAA THIRD CLASS MEDICAL/STUDENT PILOT CERTIFICATE.
It is highly recommended to get a FAA their Class Medical & Student Pilot Certificate if you plan on continuing flight training once you return home or have already received flight training prior to JFA.

There is NO opportunity to obtain a medical while at JFA.

 

Balloon Encampment

ABU Uniform with long sleeves (Mandatory!)
One pair of leather work gloves

IF YOU PLAN TO SOLO YOU MUST BRING A STUDENT PILOT CERTIFICATE.
Though not required, you may bring a current Student Pilot Certificate if in your possession