AOPA Best Flight Schools

As you search for the best flight schools, AOPA is an excellent reference.

Paragon Flight, located in Fort Myers, Florida, has been nationally recognized over multiple years as one of the premier flight schools in the country by AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association). These awards are based on direct customer feedback through polls conducted by AOPA.

AOPA Best Flight SchoolsTo us, these are the greatest awards we can receive because they come straight from client feedback. They are also a testament of our commitment to providing a wonderful flying experience for our clients and their families.

If flying is on your career horizon, it’s crucial to select a top-notch training program like ours. Whether you’re looking for a fast-paced two-week program or a two-month program, we provide the best flight training available anywhere in the country.

Why Choose Us?

  • Best flying weather. With an average of 350 “aviation perfect” flying days every year, Paragon Flight gives you more time in the air. The great climate means your private or commercial pilot training can be completed more quickly than at flight schools in other parts of the country.
  • Best location. Paragon Flight operates from the well-appointed and well-managed Page Field (FMY) airport, the premier business and general aviation airport of Southwest Florida. Page Field provides quick and convenient access to the communities of Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Sanibel & Captiva, Estero, Pine Island and beyond.
  • Best training aircraft. Our aircraft are designated Technically Advanced Aircraft (TAA), meaning they all feature the very best equipment available. We offer single-engine planes such as the Cessna 172 Skyhawk and its bigger brother, the Cessna Stationair C206H. For pilots seeking their multi-engine rating, we offer the Piper PA-44 Seminole, which has set the benchmark for reliability and safety for all multi-engine training aircraft.
  • Best curriculum. Paragon Flight has teamed up with Jeppesen, a subsidiary of Boeing and the creators of the world’s finest pilot training systems and manuals, to help you earn your pilot’s license quickly and easily. To complement Jeppesen’s best-in-class products and software, we add our state-of-the-art training facilities, meticulously maintained equipment, and some of the world’s best, highly-qualified flight instructors.

Becoming a pilot is a rewarding experience. As determined by AOPA, Paragon Flight is one of the best flight schools in the nation and can help you achieve your dreams of flying in a lively and fun atmosphere. Get in touch with us today at (239) 274-3170 to get started.