The Golden Eagles Flight Team is the premier national championship team for ERAU's Prescott campus. The team competes at both the regional and national level SAFECON competitions hosted by the National Intercollegiate Flying Association (NIFA) each year. Over the course of it's 30+ year history, the team has won the past 34 consecutive regional championships and 12 national championships.
The team's members compete in various ground and flight events with rigorous accuracy and profound knowledge. Precision landings and navigation, flight planning, flight computer calculations, and aircraft identification exemplify some of the areas in which this team excels in.
The team is comprised of over 30 students across multiple degree programs. Flight team members are passionate for aviation and dedicated to perfection both inside and out of the classroom.
For detailed information about the team, trying out, or would like contact information, please visit their official website at Flygoldeneagles.com.
Winners of 12 national championships, the Golden Eagles had notable team and individual accomplishments to complement their third place SAFECON Championship finish.