Exciting News for Flamingo Air Academy

We are now approved to accept GI Bill funds for veterans who are seeking advanced flight training.  Those funds can be used for achieving
  • An Instrument Rating
  • Commercial Certificate
  • Multi-Engine Rating
  • Rotor craft transition to fixed wing Multi-Engine Rating


Piper Aztec – Now Available for Multi-Engine ratings – $299.00 wet rate.  $50.00 per hour for Instructor.

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