Charlotte-Gastonia, NC

Gastonia, Charlotte North Carolina

We are a Cessna Pilot Center and Cessna Authorized Service Facility.

Flight lessons, North Carolina | Near Charlotte and Concord

If you’re researching top flight schools in the Charlotte, NC area then you’ve landed in the right place... literally! Academy of Aviation has expanded its operations to Gastonia, North Carolina, strategically located near major cities such as Charlotte and Concord. Contact our Admissions Department today to schedule a campus tour or test drive our fleet by booking an introductory discovery flight: (704) 869-7844

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Academy of Aviation in Gastonia, NC is gaining some great attention down in North Carolina. Here is a cool article about our General Manager of AOA Gastonia, and some information about our newest location. Click to open the full article.

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"New operator of Gastonia airport sees clearer skies ahead." Read Article...

(Clark, John "Some of the Academy of Aviation staff members who have begun work at the Gastonia Municipal Airport since the company took over operations there on July 1." The Gaston Gazette, 5 Aug. 2018,

Pilot License NC Flying

There is a growing demand for professional airline pilot training and recreational flying lessons in NC and we are here to support you in whatever your pilot license aspirations may be. Our flight school prides itself in offering flexible scheduling for customers with a busy work or school schedule. We map out your flight lessons to keep you progressing quickly without compromising efficiency or safety.

Aviation Schools in NC

We understand choosing the right flight school can be overwhelming with so many options. Flight training curriculum isn’t the easiest to understand as a new pilot! Our Admissions Department is ready to answer your questions about flying lessons NC and happy to help you compare flight schools in NC that you are researching. This is a huge decision and you want to choose an academy of aviation that fits your training needs. We look forward to assisting you with this exciting decision, sharing our passion for cloud cruising and supporting the amazing career choice of becoming a pilot!

Academy of Aviation
Flight School Location Details


Academy of Aviation Locations:


Farmingdale, NY
Republic Airport

White Plains, NY
Westchester County Airport

Charlotte/Gastonia, NC
Gastonia Municipal Airport

Fort Lauderdale, FL
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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London, England, UK
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