LEARN TO FLY WITH US
Whether your goal is to become a recreational (RAAus) pilot, private pilot or even a commercial pilot, we have your needs covered! All local to the beautiful regions around Swan Hill, in Victoria's North-West.
Perhaps you've never been in a light aircraft before or maybe you've always dreamed of taking up flying as a new hobby. Even if you're a seasoned pilot wanting to upgrade your skills, convert to an RAAus license or complete your BFR, we can handle it all!
Swan Hill (YSWH)
Based out of an ideal flying location at Swan Hill (YSWH), on the beautiful Murray River, we offer flexible training options and the very best learning experience - always in a fun, safe and relaxed atmosphere!
RAAus Flight Training
We understand how important an excellent relationship between instructor and student really is. It's a partnership - and having a great sense of understanding and effective communication is absolutely key.
We are experienced, which means getting to know you is just as important as simply teaching you how to fly!
Importantly, we are not a big school and we don't pretend to be something that we are not. Instead, we pride ourselves on simple, easy-to understand training that gives pilots confidence in their aircraft, their environment and themselves.
Currency & Reviews
Once you learn to fly, let's keep our relationship going - or, let's get to know each other so that we can fly together and get the most out of our experiences.
How often that you fly, in aviation, is as important as what experiences you have when you do, so we encourage everyone to fly often and test their skills with others to become safer and better pilots!
Good currency and recency practices, as well as constant learning, is one key to our philosophy.
Call us today for a chat - whether you're just starting off, or if you simply want to get to know who we are.
Meet your Instructor!
You're in great hands. Sport Aircraft Academy was founded - and is run by - RAAus CFI and GA Flight Instructor, Nicholas Christie.
Someone who understands the importance of personalised customer care in aviation training in Australia, Nicholas brings an enthusiasm and dedication to teaching the skills, airmanship and knowledge required to become a safe and successful pilot, while ensuring that the customer is central to everything that the school does.
His approach is practical, logical and he aims to ensure you're not just a 'number'; you understand the journey and he works hard to help you to achieve your goals!
Sport Aircraft Academy is an approved Flight Training School with Recreational Aviation Australia.