Flight School Business

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.


The vanishing piston twin

Thanks to recent revisions of the eligibility criteria, a new dilemma may confront pilots who aspire to the multiengine airline transport pilot certificate. Read more >>

Who's the cheapskate - flight school or customer?

Did a renter pilot's off-airport landing, which totaled the aircraft, trace back to the desire to save a few dollars on fuel? Read more >>

Manage the cost of accepting credit card payments

Almost every business accepts credit and debit cards. With the growing use of mobile electronic payment transmittals, it's now easier than ever to accept card payments. Read more >>

Train out the fear

Maybe some pilots reach the point of feeling comfortable with everything they might have to demonstrate on their next checkride, but earlier in our careers most of us struggle with certain maneuvers we don't understand, can't get right, or simply don't like. Read more >>