The Best Aircraft for Flying Lessons: Cessna 150
At The CAVU Pilot, we have a fleet of Cessna 150. This aircraft is very good for learning purposes. Its low wing and single-engine make it easy to fly, and the lightness of the plane makes it less intimidating than other planes like a 172 or 182.
Our Cessna 150 has a light and relatively slow take-off and landing speed, which makes it a very good plane to learn on. In the air, Cessna 150 is a very stable and predictable plane. It is an excellent choice for practicing because you can perform a wide variety of exercises in a short time.
We are the best because we work with the best aircraft. At The CAVU Pilot, we have the ultimate aircraft equipment for your flying lessons.
The Right Flight Training Center to Start Your Passion for Aviation
At The CAVU Pilot, we want to awaken your passion for aviation. We offer flexible schedules that can accommodate your busy lifestyle. At our flight training center, you will find all the tools you need to become an expert pilot and take your certification test.
At The CAVU Pilot, you will become a pilot quickly. We offer unique flying lessons created to assist students in learning to fly within 3 to 6 months of beginning instruction.
Get Familiar With Our Courses
Finding the right place to learn to fly is not an easy job. There are many factors to consider, including the quality of instructors, equipment, location, experience, and the content of the courses.
At The CAVU Pilot, we offer 3 types of courses that will help you achieve your goal of becoming a certified pilot:
- Private Pilot: Private pilot’s license allows pilots to fly larger and faster planes, go on trips with their families and friends, and frequently fly at leisure.
- Instrument Pilot: Your instrument rating is essential for developing your aviation expertise. It’s extremely important when you’re required to fly in non-visual conditions.
- Commercial Pilot: You’ll need your Commercial Pilot Certificate if you want to fly airliners, airshows, charters, tow gliders, or banners for money, give aerial excursions, or become a flying instructor.
Learn to Fly in a Safe, Fun, and Friendly Way
At The CAVU Pilot, we work with the best flying instructors in Tennessee. They love what they do, and it shows in the fun and professional way they pass on their knowledge to their trainees.
Our programs are made for people who lead busy lives. We understand that your schedule might be unpredictable, which is why we’ve strived to make sure these courses work well with your time.
We keep track of your progress and provide personalized assistance at every step. There’s always something new to discover as we constantly add new features and materials.
What are you waiting for to start your flying lessons? Start learning today.ENROLL TODAY!
- Private Pilot
- Instrument Pilot
- Commercial Pilot
- Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
- Certified Flight Instructor- Instrument (CFII)
Finance Your Training
- The CAVU Pilot offers financing to students who wish to make payments rather than pay out of pocket.
- Click the start application button below and get approved in seconds.
Most frequent questions and answers
We fly out of the Knoxville Downtown Island Airport (KDKX) in Knoxville, TN. Come say hi!
To schedule a discovery flight or enroll in a flight course, simply contact us via this link or call (609) 661-5083. We will have you up in the sky in no time!
The average cost for a Private Pilot Certificate is $9,000-$12,000. Advanced pilot certificate costs range from $5,000-$15,000.
- Cessna 150: $125/hour
- Instructor Fee: $75/hour
Most regularly scheduled students can complete the rating between three to six months. Plan to fly at least twice a week to make sufficient progress and reduce costs.
We use Flight Schedule Pro to manage all reservations. Use this link to request access to the schedule.
While most resources can be found above, if you prefer a hard copy, you can download our Pilot Starter Kit Checklist which will provide links to buy the necessary material.
We offer a 10% aircraft rental discount for clients that enroll in our Legacy membership online.