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5 reasons to learn to fly at CTI Professional Flight Training

Why should you learn to fly at CTI Professional Flight Training? Whether you’re starting from scratch or renewing your pilot’s license, there are so many reasons to learn to fly at CTI Professional Flight Training. Here are our top five! FAA-approved training that gets you industry-ready CTI Professional Flight Training is an FAA-approved Part 141…

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Eating out in Fort Lauderdale: Our top picks

Eating out in Fort Lauderdale When you’re busy training at CTI PFT’s Florida campus,  it’s easy to build an appetite, so here’s our guide to eating out in Fort Lauderdale!  Luckily, the city has some amazing places to refuel – here are our favorites for when your stomach’s next rumbling… Rocco’s Tacos  Rocco’s Tacos knows…

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Worlds Top Airports

The World’s Top Airports

The Top 10 Airports in the World, 2016 The Skytrax World Airport Awards are the most esteemed in the industry, with passengers nominating the world’s top airports every year.  Here we list the Top 10 as voted for in 2016.  If you’re training to become a commercial pilot at CTI PFT, you might pass through…

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The Wright Brothers

Heroes in Flight: the Wright Brothers

The Wright Brothers – the first flight You’ve no doubt heard of the Wright Brothers, widely recognized as the first men to take flight (despite some contest for the title!).  But how much do you know about that first flight, or the build-up to that historic day? Growing up Two of seven children, Wilbur was the…

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A typical day of flight training

A Typical Day of Flight Training at CTI PFT

VIDEO: A typical day of flight training Ever wondered what a typical day of flight training is like for our students at CTI PFT?  Well, now you can find out!  One of our students, Arjun Prasad, has put together this excellent video to give you a taste of what it’s like to train with us. The…

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US-Cuba flights resume after 55-year hiatus

US-Cuba flights return after 55 years History was made this week when US-Cuba flights resumed for the first time since 1961.  What’s more, the inaugural flight took off from Fort Lauderdale – the home of CTI PFT’s Florida campus! On Wednesday, JetBlue Airways flight 387 made its journey from Florida to Santa Clara, Cuba, carrying…

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Paul O’Neal – CTI PFT Flight Instructor Spotlight

Meet Paul O’Neal, better known as”Gator,” one of our flight instructors at the Millington TN flight school. He grew up working around aircraft, starting his career as an airplane mechanic and then going on to becoming a pilot. He started flight instructing after getting his pilot’s license and later went on to be a commercial pilot flying…

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Cross-America Airspeed Record

Records in Flight: The Cross-America Airspeed Record

The Cross-America Airspeed Record From west to east, the USA spans an incredible 2,680 miles, with thousands of passengers making this trip every day.  What’s more, countless aviators have fought to break the Cross-America Airspeed Record by flying this route in the fastest time possible – an ultimate test of engineering and endurance. The first…

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Top global airlines to work for 2016

Top global airlines to work for in 2016

Top global airlines Last month, we gave you a rundown of the top flight companies to work for in the US.  But for those of you looking to work further afield, check out this list of the top global airlines to work for.  Whether you’re learning to fly at our Tennessee campus or our Florida…

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