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.


Know thyself

Know your product and know your customer--two simple yet effective pieces of advice presented to attendees of the Redbird Simulations annual Migration Flight Training conference. Read more >>

Flight schools can get simulators via pay-per-use program

One-G Simulation will deliver and install an FAA-approved advanced aviation training device with no up-front cost to a flight school. Read more >>

Running on empty

Student pilots do a pretty good job of remembering to switch fuel tanks, but CFIs risk getting too absorbed in the lesson. Read more >>

Systemic failures

A fuel exhaustion accident that killed a student pilot is cause to examine your flight school’s policies and procedures. 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 >>