USAIG Performance Vector UPRT Benefit
The APS-USAIG Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) program generates durable, life-saving skills by developing pilots’ ability to recognize, avoid and recover from virtually any airplane upset, unusual attitude or stall/spin entry condition. The customized 2-day/3-flight course is available for USAIG customers through USAIG’s Performance Vector safety initiative, available to qualifying USAIG policyholders. Through the program, APS instructors deliver a proven academic curriculum integrated with three flights in an Extra 300L aircraft to embed core pilot skills that translate directly to any fixed-wing aircraft.
Logistics for Course Booking
USAIG provides course tuition for the Upset Prevention and Recovery Training course unique to USAIG for one pilot. All travel, lodging, add-ons, and other logistical costs are the responsibility of the policyholder.
Courses are offered at the APS Headquarters located at the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (KIWA). Classes start early morning on Mondays and Wednesdays year-round.
- Maximum Participant Height: 6′ 6″ (190 cm)
- Maximum Participant Weight: 250 lbs. (113 kg)
- Must be fluent in English (both comprehension and spoken)
- Medical fitness is the responsibility of the customer