Whether you want to learn to fly for fun, aspire to be a professional pilot, or wish to rent aircraft for business or leisure, we offer the most affordable flight lessons and airplane rental rates in the Denver and Portland area.
The American Flight School family of flying clubs unites pilots and flight instructors with a large and diverse fleet of aircraft for flight training and recreational flying… all in a fun, friendly environment. All four of our locations offer the challenges and rewards of airspace that is sophisticated enough to prepare you for the real world, yet friendly enough to accommodate effective learning.
Alliance Flight Training
Front Range Airport (KFTG)
37835 Astra Way
Watkins, CO 80137
Aspen Flying Club
Centennial Airport (KAPA)
13000 E Control Tower Rd Unit K-16
Englewood, CO 80112
Western Air Flight Academy
Rocky Mountain Metro Airport (KBJC)
11915 Airport Way, Suite 4
Broomfield, CO 80021
At Alliance Flight Training, you will learn to fly in a unique environment that combines the structure of a towered airport with the laid back atmosphere of a small town airport. This experience will allow you to receive real-world quality pilot training while benefiting from the comfort of a low-traffic airport environment. Our flight training programs are set in a casual setting that model a “hands-on” approach, ensuring that all students receive the knowledge that is required to be a safe and competent pilot. As with all four of our locations, flying lessons at Alliance Flight Training are available 24 hours-a-day, rain or shine.
Centennial Airport is headquarters to the Aspen Flying Club family of flying clubs. It houses the majority of the Aspen fleet with over 35 airplanes. Conveniently located in the heart of the Denver Technological Center, Centennial Airport is just minutes from Downtown Denver and a short drive to some of Colorado’s most spectacular outdoor and entertainment venues. Centennial Airport is one of the leading general aviation airports, not only domestically, but internationally as well. It is also one of the most active business airports in the nation, yet operates efficiently with no flight arrival or departure delays.
Western Air Flight Academy offers the training quality of a Part 141 school while maintaining the flying club feel. At Western Air we operate a fleet of Cessna, Cirrus, Piper and Beechcraft aircraft which are maintained to the highest standards in aviation. Our instructors come from all backgrounds in aviation to help you achieve your goals in the shortest time possible. Many of our instructors have given over 3,000 hours of instruction which will give you the best possible experience while learning to fly. Western Air Flight Academy is a Veterans Administration (VA) approved flight training school for both part 30 and 31, pre- and post-9/11 benefits.
Aurora Flight Training offers the flight training quality of a flight school while maintaining the flying club feel. We offer you part 61 flight training, with the flexibility of tailoring your training to your specific needs. At Aurora Flight Training and American Flight Schools, we operate a fleet of Cessna, Piper, Cirrus and Bellanca aircraft which are maintained to the high standards required of a flight school.