About Us

Flying Academy USA is the flight school authorized by the FAA under Part 141 and Part 61.

Our flight school is located just 13 miles (21 km) southwest of Downtown Miami at Miami Executive Airport (KTMB), Miami FL, USA.

Miami Executive Airport with its high volume of traffic will prepare those wanting a professional pilot career.

The Florida climate makes it possible to fly year round - you can expect over 360 flying days.

This enables all students to quickly collect their flight hours and jump into the seat of an airline or corporate position.

Student services

Our staff is always prepared to offer help and guidance to foreign trainees before and during your studies.

 

Visas

Flying Academy USA (Silver Express) is approved by the US Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (BCIS – formerly known as the Immigration and Naturalization Service) to accept international students for full-time training.

Admission into the United States to participate in the "M-1 Vocational Student Visa Status Program" requires the issuance of a BCIS I-20 form by the Academy. Once an I-20 form is issued, students can apply for an M-1 Visa at the US Consulate in their home country.

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Accommodation

Our staff will help you find the most suitable place during your study. Flying Academy can provide accommodation fully furnished with a complete kitchenette, bathrooms and internet. The accommodation facilities are always only a short drive away from our Flying Academy base.

Students can decide between a single or shared room.

Single rooms cost 950 USD / month, shared rooms with another student of Flying Academy are available for 650 USD / person/ month. Internet and all other services are included.

Transportation

Flying Academy Miami student transport van is used for pick-up from the airport upon arrival. We can also arrange transportation to the school from your accommodation. Please contact us if these services are needed. Price range varies.

 

For a longer term solution, our scooters can be rented for as little as $150 a month (for periods longer than 6 months).

 

Fleet

All airplanes in the fleet can be rented with Flying Academy's courses or for hour building purposes (per hour or via full service packages of 25, 50 or 75 hours).

  • Cessna 172 SP (Garmin G1000)
  • Cessna 172 R
  • Cessna 152
  • Piper Cadet
  • Piper Warrior
  • Piper Arrow

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Courses

Flying Academy is led by Airline Pilots. They have developed a broad range of courses that lead the students all the way to their goal. Students at Flying Academy have the opportunity to join programs to gain their Private Pilot License, add their Instrument Rating as well as obtaining the Commercial Pilot License.

 

At Flying Academy our most important objective is to offer you the highest level of preparation.

Location

In the United States we are located in Miami, FL, and operate from the base located at Miami Executive Airport (ICAO: KTMB)

 

School facilities

Students are able to use Silver Express by Flying Academy’s facilities and study materials at any time.

Training Facility in Miami, FL - Miami Executive Airport [KTMB]

Our Miami, Fl training facility is located in Miami Executive Airport. This airport is located approximately 10 NM from one of the most busiests airports in the country [KMIA]. This is an excellent base for training purposes and provides the gateway to your professional pilot career.

  • Three runways
  • Three different instrument approaches
  • Active flight training area

Weather

Miami has a tropical climate that ensures plenty of sunshine all year round. This enables all students to fly year round and quickly collect their flight hours and jump into the seat of an airline or corporate position.

Winter season

Miami is very popular destination for flying and flight training throughout the year, especially in winter.

The coldest month of the year is January when the average night temperature falls to 59.6 °F (15.3 °C) and daytime average highs range between 70-77 °F (21-25 °C). The driest months with blue skies are December, January and February.

Current weather    22.3 °C

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If you would like detailed information about our services for our students or about FAA flight training courses, please fill in the below form and a Flight Training Consultant will be in touch with you shortly.

 

Customer support by phoneCustomer support by phone

You can also request information regarding your flight training by phone:

Miami, FL, USA: +1(305)255-8753

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