Welcome to Great Planes Aviation

Fall Ground School Starting Soon!

Check our Ground School page for more information regarding the upcoming ground school class for the Fall.

Great Planes Aviation is proud to offer quality flight instruction at an affordable rate. Located just 20 minutes North of the Air Capital of the World, we specialize in training individuals to be competent and safe pilots, while passing the passion for aviation that we have, onto others. Questions? Contact Jaecy for more information.

  • Great Planes Aviation is dedicated to aviation safety and the development of aeronautical knowledge, practical flight training, and aviation enthusiasm.
  • We offer a ground school course with a qualified instructor and a Cessna 172 for rent at an hourly rate. We just recently added a Piper Cherokee 140 to our fleet, and will be training new members in both airplanes. Visit the Application tab for more information on joining the club.
  • Introductory Flights with a certified flight instructor are available! Contact Jaecy Friesen for more information.

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