Advanced Aircraft Flight Training

Flight Training Available in High Performance, Turboprop and Light Jet Aircraft

Professional flight training is essential for the safe operation of today’s high performance aircraft. With over 30-years experience as a flight instructor, Rich Pickett will train you using the latest technology and training methods available. His aim is to deliver personal, professional, and up-to-date flight training to ensure that you are a safe and comfortable piloting your high-performance aircraft.

Rich is certified, and insurance approved, to instruct in a wide-variety of aircraft including: Cessna Mustang, CJ3, Pilatus PC-12, all Piper PA-46s ( Malibu, Mirage, and Meridian & Jetprop), LG-22, and other high-performance aircraft.

Rich takes away the normal jitters of a test and his ground work before flight is a great refresher. I’ve been flying over 30 years and I continue to learn each year with Rich. I actually look forward to it. – John Obradovich, Malibu owner

Flight Training based out of San Diego, California

Our training location in San Diego offers excellent weather with a variety of flight training profiles available. In addition to our aircraft training and certification, we offer flight training focusing on advanced weather & situational awareness, instrument approaches, mountain flying, and other flight training.

Don’t live near San Diego or can’t make it? Flight training at your location is also available.

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Contact Rich Pickett today to schedule your flight training session

Personal and professional flight training is essential for operating high-performance aircraft like turboprops and very light jets. Let Rich teach you how to safely and competently operate your aircraft and enjoy flying fast and high.

We look forward to speaking with you soon about how we can improve your aviation skills. We are also enjoying creating custom packages where you can blend volunteer work with flight training, so don’t hesitate to call or contact us!

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Rich doing a ground check before flight training in a Citation Mustang