Cranfield Flying School is one of the longest established pilot training centres at Cranfield Airport.  We offer an array of services ranging from Flight Experiences to Professional Pilot Training. We have an experienced and friendly team of Operations staff and Flying Instructors that can help you fulfil the dream of attaining a Private Pilot Licence, or lead you on your way to becoming a Commercial Airline Pilot. 

Please look around our website to see more detail about what we can offer you, or feel free to call our team so they can answer any of your questions on +441234752272


Meet Our Training Fleet

We have a great fleet of aircraft available at our disposal, equipped for whatever training requirements you may have.

The Fleet 

Experienced Flying Instructors

We have a knowledgeable team of flight instructors, many of whom have gained their experience and training at Cranfield Flying School.

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Helicopter Training

Cranfield Flying School is proud to offer a range of helicopter training courses in our Schweizer 300CBi.

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Located at Cranfield Airport

We are located at Cranfield Airport, which features an Air Traffic Control service, and fully facilitates instrument training, night flying and more.

How to Find Us > 
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Helicopter Charter

We have recently acquired a Bell JetRanger helicopter for charter hire or for training. Fancy a arriving at your wedding in style, a trip of a lifetime to your favourite location, or just fly for the pleasure of it. Please check the main page for details.

Looking for Gift Ideas?

We offer a range of flying experiences in fixed wing and helicopter, please visit our online store to purchase.

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For new or experienced pilots we offer packages for basic courses as well as revalidations/renewals of Multi-engine ratings and Instrument ratings. 

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Also if you already have a licence and want to rent an aircraft for a trip to Le Touquet (or wherever) on a nice sunny day, then we have a number of different aircraft you can rent. Check out our hourly Rates.

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