Established in 1972, Phoenix East Aviation has gained recognition as one of the finest educational flight training facilities in the world. Certified under the Federal Aviation Administration as an approved pilot school, Phoenix East Aviation can train for any position from the dispatcher on the ground to the pilot in the cockpit of a jet.
The academy is approved under the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and offers training to meet International Civil Aviation Orgnaization's (I.C.A.O.) flight training requirements.
The instructors at Phoenix East are carefully screened to insure a staff of fully licensed, U.S. trained, experienced professionals. They are continually evaluated to maintain high levels of teaching effectiveness, with proper attention to the students' individual learning and motivational needs. A large percentage hold university degrees.
Phoenix East understands the importance of diversity in training and is proud that over 65% of its students are from countries throughout the world. Graduating students have one of the highest rates of employment in the industry. Thousands of students are now employed by major corporation flight centers and airlines throughout the world.
Phoenix East Aviation is proud of its fleet of training aircraft. They are all new and late-model Cessna C-172SP for single engine training,and Diamond DA-42 and Piper PA-34 aircraft for multi-engine training. Phoenix East can also provide type training on Cessna jet aircraft.