Welcome to Clearwater Aviation Academy
We are an Approved Part 141 Flight Training Academy as well as a Certified Lasergrade / PSI Testing Center. We Specialize in Fixed Wing Aircraft Flight Training from zero time pilots with little or no experience to Multi Engine Instructors. We have proudly been in business since 1998, providing top quality Flight Instruction in the bay area to many now airline pilots.
Clearwater Aviation Academy is located at St. Petersburg / Clearwater International airport (KPIE) in Clearwater, Florida. Conveniently located on the beautiful west coast of Florida, this is an ideal destination for flight training. Mild weather, beautiful scenery, and a world class international airport make for a fun, exciting, and productive environment for any level of training or aviation service.
With a full staff of flight instructors, administrative and maintenance personnel, and a complete fleet of reliable aircraft, Clearwater Aviation offers the most efficient and effective training the aviation industry has to offer. Whether you are in need of aircraft maintenance services or obtaining any level of airmen certification, Clearwater Aviation is here to assist in all of your aviation needs.
Click on this link to see where our Past Students and Employees have ended up.
04/16/2015 ** If you are in need of Office space, or Aircraft storage space, please give us a call today. We have:
- 65,000 sq. ft. of Open Hangar Space available, and
- 32,000 sq. ft. of Multiple Office Space available.
Call today for an appointment or to come and see the Facilities.
04/01/2015 ** Please come and visit us in our new building. We are all unpacked and back to business. (below is a few pictures, mainly the one of the builiding that is clearly visible from Roosevelt Blvd.)
02/01/2015 ** IT IS OFFICIAL. WE ARE MOVING OUR FLIGHT SCHOOL & COMPANY OFFICES. Please come and see us at our new facility. (4311 General Howard Drive, Clearwater, FL @ KPIE) If you do not have a KPIE badge, please contact us once you get to the Coast Guard gate, and we will gladly escort you in to our new building. April 1st, 2015 is our official date, but we have already begun the move.
Follow Fairchild Drive around to the Coast Guard Gate, and then call us for a quick escort on to the secured airport area)
01/01/2015 ** Our Piper Seminole is available for Part 141 Flight Training. Call today to begin your Multi Engine Add-on or MEI Training.
01/01/2015 ** Call today to get a Pilot Check out in our Cessna T310Q. It is available for rent or training. GNS 430, 6 Passenger and Turbo. Beautiful Airplane.
01/01/2015 ** - We welcome our Veterans to our Flight Training Programs, and as the longest established Part 141 Flight Academy and VA Approved School in the area, we have years of experience in administering VA benefits. Call or visit today and speak with our Veterans Program Specialist.