Professional Air, a Cessna Pilot Training Center, located at the Bend Municipal Airport, is one of our fixed-wing flight provider. They are a full service Fixed Base Operator (FBO), offering flight instruction, airplane rentals, hanger rentals, fuel services and aircraft maintenance. Their training fleet is one of the newest training fleets in the industry. The offer flight training in the Cessna 172, 172RG, Diamond DA-20s, Cirrus SR-20, Piper Cub, and Cessna 350/400 Corvalis aircraft. The DA-20s are equipped with Garmin 530 GPS, and the SR-20 with the Avidyne glass cockpit. They offer training under FAR Part 141 or Part 61 for the Private Pilot, Instrument, Commercial, and Certified Flight Instructor (CFI/CFII) certificates/ratings.
View Cessna Learn to Fly website.
Helicopter * Airplane
Leading Edge Aviation
at the Bend Municipal Airport has been selected by the college as our rotary-wing flight provider. You may explore their website for more information and to explore their fleet of helicopters. We are pleased that Leading Edge has Robinson R-22s, Robinson R-44 Raven IIs, and Bell 206 BIII Jet Ranger in their training fleet.
All of their flight instructors (CFI's) have completed the Robinson Factory Safety course.
Leading Edge is an FAA Part 135 Air Carrier, and is also certified as a Robinson Helicopter sales, service, and maintenance and overhaul facility.
They provide flight training under FAR Part 61 and FAR Part 141.
Website: Helicopters: A day in the life