The Weight shift microlight trike licence requires the following:
A minimum of 25 hours of which 10 hours of dual flying with an instructor and 15 hours of solo flying.
A minimum of 3 solo cross-country flights.
You will also be required to pass the following theoretical examinations administered through the Recreational Aviation Administration of South Africa (RAASA):
- Principles of flight
- Air law
- Aircraft technical
- Human performance limitations
- Restricted radio exam
BIRD Aviation offers microlight training at 2 bases. Training is done at our Klipriver airfield school or alternatively at the Vereeniging head office at Vereeniging airport.