Flight School Business

AOPA 2015 Flight Training Poll & Sweepstakes

Have your students take the poll and enter the 2015 Flight Training Poll Sweepstakes! Generous donations from Jeppesen, Sporty’s, and AOPA offer you a chance to win one of several valuable prizes!

Flight School Business is dedicated to serving the needs of flight school owners and managers, and the businesses and services that support them. Each issue of the Flight School Business newsletter delivers news, marketing strategies, safety information, and more. It’s all geared to help you run your flight school more effectively.


Your no-cost 12-touch marketing program

Your prospect's first visit gives you the opportunity to become her flight school. Read more >>

New Ascend Skyhawk is fully transformed

Yingling Aviation in Wichita, Kansas, is the latest company to rebuild the venerable Cessna Skyhawk to bring customers a legacy airframe with modern features. Read more >>

To rent or not to rent

Few flight schools can afford to turn down walk-in renters. But is there a way to gauge a customer's competence, particularly if he or she didn't train with you? Read more >>

Walk them to the flight line

How far do you allow customers into the world of aviation? A simple walk outside to the flight line could convert an undecided visitor into an enthusiastic new student. Read more >>

Flight Training Loans

Your students can now finance their training at rates lower than most credit cards. Earn a private pilot's license for as little as $100/month. Learn more here >>