Flying Is Freedom

Visit our flight school in Loveland, CO to get off the ground

Welcome to The Flying School, northern Colorado's leading flight school. Operating out of Loveland, CO since 1996, we provide a superior aviation education experience in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.

We take great pride in our exceptionally well-maintained fleet, which features newer 172s and specialty planes that are cleaner than those found in most other schools.

If you want to become a licensed pilot, we're here to help you every step of the way. Call today to learn more about our flight training courses.

Welcome home Bob Coller!

We are proud to announce that Bob Coller has returned to The Flying School as Chief Instructor. Max will be departing to his next adventure in mid-June. Bob is a former TFS instructor as well as a previous advertising executive. He brings a wealth of experience to his position, and we're excited to welcome him back

Get started with a fun introductory flight

If you want to get an idea of what our school is like, we suggest participating in an introductory flight. For only $99.99, you'll get a 30-minute flying lesson and full preview of the school. These flights also make great gifts!

Once you've gotten a taste of what we have to offer, we'll help direct you to a training path that suits your needs. We offer:

  • Private Pilot Training
  • Instrument Rating
  • Commercial Pilot License
  • Certified Flight Instructor/ Certified Flight Instrument Instructor
  • Aircraft Rental is available for licensed pilots

Schedule your introductory flight today to get started.

Learn more about The Flying School

Our flight school instructors are hand-picked for their vast experience and range of teaching styles, assuring each student the best possible partnership. We have both full time and part time instructors who can accommodate almost any schedule and pace of learning. When you take classes with us, we'll make sure you get individualized training from highly experienced pros.

The Flying School is located at the Northern Colorado Airport (KFNL) in Loveland, CO. We're right at the foot of the Rocky Mountains and enjoy over 300 days of clear blue skies. In practical terms, this equates to a quicker timeline for you to become a licensed pilot.