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Learn to fly at the Santa Cruz Flying Club Watsonville, California 831-722-4580

How to become a pilot or add to your skills

Marcos Della and Katie Leman flying the ArcherSanta Cruz Flying Club has instructors to help you achieve your aviation goals. If you are just starting out simply give us a call or stop by and schedule your introductory flight lesson. Not only will you get to fly the plane but also get a chance to see Santa Cruz from the air and be able to discuss your aviation goals with one of our instructors.

Our FAA-certified flight instructors are approved to give training for the following ratings:

  • Private
  • Instrument
  • Commercial
  • Multi-Engine
  • Airline Transport Pilot
  • CFI / MEI / CFII

Ground school (textbook-based instruction) is offered on an as-needed basis for the Private, Instrument,Student checking fuel quantity on a Cessna 150and Multi-Engine ratings.

Flight instruction rates are $50-$55/hr.

Simulator instruction is available on a PCATD for $35/hr (plus instructor time).


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Upcoming Events

January 14, 2013
Join us as we talk about what's latest in local aviation news. Gathering may be at Specialized Aviation or at Props restaurant. What is your preference?

January 22, 2013
The Board of Directors of the Santa Cruz Flying Club meets at 7:30 in the club offices.

January 26, 2013
Where would you like to fly? Destinations are being discussed now!

Santa Cruz Flying Club, 170 Aviation Way, Watsonville, CA 95076 · Phone: 831-722-4580 · Email SCFC