Flying: Even More Affordable

Because Flying Is About Community Since FirstLandings opened it’s doors in 2009, we’ve prided ourselves on our ability to bring safe, affordable flying to pilots all around the country. Our goal of training sport pilots grew into fostering a community. Today, in addition to being the nations premier sport pilot training facility, we also pride…

Operations Update: Hurricane Matthew

Update 8AM 10/8/2016: FirstLandings Aviation has resumed dispatching flights as scheduled. At this time, we are continuing to monitor the track of Hurricane Matthew as it weakens on its course northward. Some forecasts call for Matthew to turn back on a southwestern course and near the eastern coastline of Florida again. Please continue to monitor…

Free Sim Time!

We know that learning to fly is a lifelong process. Most pilots start with the sport and private ratings, and move onward to more advanced ratings such as the instrument rating. In that same corner, from time to time, pilots need to go back to an old maneuver for practice and brush-up. That’s why we…

Got Glass? We Sure Do!

Flying is amazingly progressive. It seems like once we learn something, a new way to do it comes online. That’s why we here at FirstLandings are always looking to improve our training tools. Today, we’re excited to announce that we’ve added a new airplane to our training and rental fleet to help us do that.…

A Word from the President

Since we founded First Landings in 2009, we’ve been committed to bringing safe and affordable flying to aviation enthusiasts here in Central Florida. It’s been seven years since the doors opened, and not only are we thriving, we’re growing. Our fleet has grown from a single aircraft in 2009, to eight Tecnam Light Sport aircraft…

Welcome to First Landings Pilot Training Center’s website!

First Landings Aviation is your safest source for affordable aviation and flying in Florida. Launched in 2009, we became Central Florida’s first sport pilot training center. Since then, First Landings Aviation has grown into an internationally known flight school and one of Florida’s leading aircraft service centers. With headquarters based in Apopka and expansion to…