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About FlightSafety Academy

FlightSafety Academy, the ab initio training center for FlightSafety International, is where professional pilots begin. FlightSafety is the premier professional aviation training provider and supplier of advanced-technology training simulators and devices. The company provides more than 1.4 million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Japan, Netherlands, South Africa and the United Kingdom.

A Source for Skilled Pilots for Airlines or Flight Departments

FlightSafety Academy is a reliable and highly respected source of skilled, new-hire pilots for a growing number of airlines, corporate flight departments, government and military agencies as well as civil aviation authorities around the world. Training takes place in a supportive, aviation-focused environment at our Vero Beach, Florida, campus. Cadets benefit from high-level training whether they have experience or they’ve never flown.

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Flight Training Advantages Extend to All

Whether attending as an independent student or an airline- or government-sponsored cadet, all Academy students benefit from our advanced learning facilities, our experienced world-class professional instructors, and our full-service student housing. FlightSafety continually incorporates the latest in advanced professional training, developed in our worldwide network of Learning Centers. It all adds up to cadets who possess professionalism and discipline, equipped with the tools necessary to be successful First Officers.

“Aviation is a constant commitment to self-improvement. FlightSafety Academy pushes you every day to better yourself.”

Connor, FlightSafety Academy Flight Instructor
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Plan Your Training

Begin your professional aviation career where instructors are dedicated to your success.