New session of Private Pilot Licence ONLINE Ground School

New session of Private Pilot Licence ONLINE Ground School starts now at a time and place convenient to you

Our Online Ground School is designed to prepare you for the Transport Canada Private Pilot Written Exam (PPAER).

CFTC was recently moved to a brand new building in Olds-Didsbury Airport, Alberta

Do you prefer to study and practice Flight in fresh, modern and clean environment?

Calgary Flight Training Centre (CFTC) is seeking Flight Instructors

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter and salary expectations to info@calgaryflight.com or call 403-688-2232. Thank you.

Calgary Flight Training Centre (CFTC) is seeking Flight Instructors:

  • Preferably a Class 1 or 2, but we would consider a Class 3 or 4
  • Multi-engine Rating
  • All CARs responsibilities

Location: Didsbury, AB
Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Permanent

Must be:

  • Able to work in Canada ( legally)
  • Valid Canadian Flight Instructor Rating
  • Satisfactory Flight Test Record
  • Instructing experience
  • Experience in conducting ground school when needed

CFTC Back Ground :
Calgary Flight Training Centre (CFTC) was established in 2010. The flight school was recently moved to a brand new building in Olds-Didsbury Airport, Alberta where we are proud to offer the most high tech and up to date aircraft and flight simulators. CFTC offers a very attractive yet peaceful studying and teaching environment for students.

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter and salary expectations to info@calgaryflight.com or call 403-688-2232. Thank you.

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Piper PA-30 Twin Comanche twin-engine aircraft

CFTC has updated a fleet with twin-engine aircraft

The Piper PA-30 Twin Comanche is an American twin-engine, cabin monoplane designed and built by Piper Aircraft.

The Twin Comanche goes faster, carries more, burns less fuel, climbs more rapidly and ultimately higher, and is quieter than other aircraft in this class.

Flight simulator

Feature-rich motion AATD

Our Flight simulator is a high-quality, feature-rich motion AATD. With standard features that are anything but standard, such as wrap-around visuals, a fully enclosed cockpit, reconfigurable construction, and of course a motion platform, this serves up a level of realism that is simply unavailable in other training devices on the market. Read more