Education

Aviation Education Foundation of Colorado Inc

  • Peyton, CO
  • aefco.org

Mission Statement

Provide a pathway to obtaining a Private Pilot Certificate for youth with a desire to enter the aviation industry, to provide a knowledge base that keeps pace with aviation’s continual and rapid advancement for general aviation enthusiasts, students, general aviation pilots, aircraft designers and builders; and to educate the general public on the importance of aviation contributions to the community.

Main Programs

  1. Aviation Summer Flight Experience
  2. Pilot Prep Course
Service Areas

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Colorado

Primarily El Paso County Colorado - Pikes Peak Region

ruling year

2006

Principal Officer

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Richard Martin

Keywords

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aviation, flight training, students, aerospace, ground school

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EIN

75-3046012

 Number

5132585950

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Education N.E.C. (B99)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

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Within the period Apr, 2014 through Mar, 2015, students achieved the following:

Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic Certification (1)
Instrument Rating (2)
Private Pilot Certificates (10)
Students that soloed, flew the airplane by themselves with no instructor (6)
Students that passed the FAA Private Pilot Knowledge Test (15)

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Aviation Summer Flight Experience

The cornerstone program is the Aviation Summer Flight Experience, where young people 15-19 apply for an 8-day aviation camp in June.  Activities include flight training, introduction to ground school, field trips and inspirational speakers.

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Program 2

Pilot Prep Course

Many from that experience, enroll in the Pilot Prep Course which meets 2 saturdays a month to prepare students to pass the FAA Private Pilot Knowledge test

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Service Areas

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Colorado

Primarily El Paso County Colorado - Pikes Peak Region

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Operations

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Aviation Education Foundation of Colorado Inc

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Richard Martin

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Richard Martin

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