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 flight academy. This guarantees you’ll follow a course that’s structured clearly and taught by professionals with extensive experience. Even if you’ve never flown before, you’ll cover everything you need to obtain your airline transport pilot certificate and go straight into the industry afterward.
What’s more, our examining authority means we can even schedule your final examination with an in-house instructor, so you don’t have to wait for a Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE) to become available.
Top instructors with vast expertise
The instructors at CTI Professional Flight Training love what they do, and our students love them! We’ve carefully selected every instructor for their experience, passion, and teaching ability, so you can be sure you’re learning from the best.
Our instructors follow the Jeppesen Pilot Training System – an application-oriented approach which doesn’t just teach you the facts, but also the ‘how’ and ‘why’ of each concept.
Want to meet one of them? Check out our spotlight on Paul O’Neal – aka ‘Gator’!
Awesome locations with excellent facilities
With two campuses to choose from, you’re spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing where to learn to fly.
Our Tennessee campus is in Millington, just north of Memphis. With an 8,000 ft long/200 ft wide runway, readily accessible flight access areas, and full tower operations over 21 hours per day, you’ll have everything you need to start racking up those hours of experience! You’re also only a short distance from Memphis, the Home of the Blues and the Birthplace of Rock ‘n’ Roll.
Or why not study at our Florida campus in sunny Fort Lauderdale? As well as guaranteeing excellent flying weather, you’ll also get to fly from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport. With over 160,000 flight operations a year, it’s the premier general aviation airport in South Florida, so you’ll have lots from which to learn. What’s more, you’ll have the beaches, arts, and culture of Fort Lauderdale right on your doorstep!
Top-of-the-range fleet at both locations
Learn to fly at CTI Professional Flight Training and you’ll get the benefits of our outstanding range of aircraft. Our principal aircraft is the Diamond DA20-C1 Eclipse, a fantastic airplane for learning to fly. However, you could also fly a DA42, a Piper Arrow, a Beechcraft Duchess and a WACO Great Lakes 2T-1A-2! And don’t forget our Advanced Aviation Training Device: The Redbird FMX!
Alliances with top commercial airlines
At CTI Professional Flight Training, we’re proud to partner with Silver Airways and SkyWest Airlines. These alliances mean that all our graduating students are guaranteed job interviews with a commercial airline, as well as increased professional exposure. This enhances your chances of starting your career right after graduation!
So what are you waiting for? If you’re ready to learn to fly at CTI Professional Flight Training, we’re ready to teach you! Get in touch today to find out more or to book a campus tour.