Now is the time for you to become a pilot by attending Sierra Charlie Aviation in our new location in Chandler, AZ. Putting off your dreams to tomorrow will mean they may never come true. We offer remarkable facilities and instructors to help you realize those dreams.
Start your journey on the aviation path with a Discovery Flight via Sierra Charlie Aviation. You’ll enjoy a real-life cockpit experience and an introduction into the expectations and responsibilities of being a pilot.
A Discovery Flight consists of a short flight where you’ll have an opportunity to sit in the pilot’s seat, tour our training facility, and sit down 1 on 1 with one of our experienced flight instructors to go over the flight training process and what to expect throughout training. This first flight counts towards the minimum hours required for your private pilot’s license.
Whether you choose to pursue a private or commercial pilot certificate, Sierra Charlie Aviation should be the institution you attend.
A Great Aviation Location
The Chandler Airport (CHD) where we operate from experiences great weather for flying all year long. We don’t have a rainy season here, so our students can spend time in the air whenever they have the urge. Our proximity to nearby cities and airfields also facilitates your flight training plans.
FAR Part 61 Authorized
Authorized for operations by the FAA under Federal Aviation Regulations Part 61, Sierra Charlie Aviation has the option to adjust pacing and sequencing for flight instruction. This flexibility isn’t possible with a flight school authorized under FAR Part 141.
Cessna Aircraft Company Approved
As an approved Cessna Pilot Center (CPC), we’ve been evaluated and approved by the world’s authority in aviation circles, the Cessna Aircraft Company. This designation speaks volumes about our facility, fleet, instructors, and training measures.
Cessna Pilot Centers (CPCs) like ours provide student-pilots with all the benefits and knowledge gleaned from the Cessna Aircraft Company’s 75 years of operations and training. Pilots generally complete training 30% faster than the average nationwide for pilots.
Comprehensive but Condensed Pilot Training at Sierra Charlie Aviation
Thorough and fast preparation for becoming a private or commercial pilot is possible with training from Sierra Charlie Aviation. We provide a full program of ground and flight instruction that ensures you’re well-prepared for the required checkride at the culmination of the program.
The fleet of vehicles that we use for training consists of several brand new Cessna 172 Skyhawks for single-engine training and a PA-44 Piper Seminole for multi-engine training. All of our aircraft are equipped with G1000 avionics and GFC700 autopilot. Practical training must be transferable to future aircraft the pilot will encounter.
The Certified Flight Instructors (CFIs) operating here at Sierra Charlie Aviation are some of the best in the entire country, with experience flying in all sorts of conditions and aircraft. In fact, the AOPA, or Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, has called out the senior flight instructor and owners of Sierra Charlie, Scott Campbell, for being one of the top 10 flight instructors in the United States.
If you’re ready to become a pilot, there’s no time like the present, so call Sierra Charlie Aviation in Chandler, AZ, in order to begin the process today: (480) 637-2118. You could also reach out online through our website.
Where are you located?
We can be found at, 2270 S Airport Blvd Suite 5, Chandler, AZ 85286.