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About CFC

Here at Charlottesville Flight Center, our goal is to provide professional Flight Instruction at the most affordable price for our students. Flight Instruction has become cost intensive nationwide, and at Charlottesville Flight Center, we have reduced the national average costs by more than half.

We are a Part 61 Flight School that offers custom-tailored instruction for Private, Instrument, Commercial, Multi-Engine, and Flight Instructor certificates.

Whether you have aspirations of being an airline pilot, are looking to fly for business, or just want to have fun in the sky, we are the flight school that will help you reach your goals!

With thousands of hours and many years of flying experience, our instructors are passionate about providing a SAFE and PROFESSIONAL culture for our students!

Ratings we offer




Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)

Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII)

We also provide:

Discovery flights

Flight Reviews and IPCs

Aircraft rental

Simulator rental

Aircraft Purchase & Sale consulting provided by Shenandoah Aircraft Sales

A monthly aviation newsletter that covers headlines within the industry, as well as accomplishments throughout the CFCBRA, & HOVA flight schools! 

Additionally, we are proud to be able to share information about professional Upset Recovery and Spin Training. Dean Castillo under Blue Ridge Barnstormers operates a Great Lakes here at Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport. Contact us for more information about their program or reach their website at

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