Mon - Fri 8 am - 4 pm
Weekends by Appointment
Closed Federal Holidays
Daily Sunrise to Sunset
ABOUT USAFA FLIGHT TRAINING CENTER
The USAFA Flight Training Center and Aero Club have multiple aircraft available to rent as well as Flight Instructors for all your pilot training needs. Aircraft include Cessna 172 and Cessna 182 of various vintages. The Aero Club is FAA part 141 approved for private pilot and instrument certificates. All of our Flight Instructors are highly trained professionals, who are FAA certified. At the club, a member can earn a basic private pilot certificate or go on for more advanced certificates and ratings. If you already are a FAA Certificated Pilot our aircraft are for rent for personal use.
Whether you are a pilot with several thousand hours or a beginner starting at zero, we invite you to check us out. Feel free to stop by at any time to ask questions, see our operations, or schedule an introductory flight.
Due to security measures, visitors must have proper authorization attached to their proxy cards. If you do not have proper authorization — please call the Aero Club at 719-333-4542 to make appropriate plans be allowed in the area. As an Aero Club member you will be given training and a badge to operate the security gate.
Safety Meeting is held the third Tuesday of each month, 6 pm, at the Aero Club or via Zoom.
REDBIRD - MCX FLIGHT SIMULATOR
The Redbird MCX is a superior-quality, full motion, feature-rich Advanced Aviation Training Device (AATD). With standard features such as wrap-around visuals, a fully enclosed cockpit, quick-change configurations, scenario-based training compatibility and of course an electric motion platform, the MCX serves up a level of realism that is simply unavailable in other training devices on the market.