We’re proud to meet and exceed the most rigorous FAA regulations and guidelines.

At California Flight Academy, we believe that you deserve the very best flight training experience, and that’s why we hold ourselves to the highest standards in flight training. We prove our dedication to these values by submitting to rigorous industry standards.

  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Approved

    CFA is approved by the United States FAA for both part 61 and 141 training. This means that the training facilities, curriculum, Chief Flight Instructors and aircraft are inspected and approved by the FAA. You can trust CFA to provide you top-quality training and the best experience possible.

  • SEVP Approved

    CFA is approved as a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) school. This enables CFA to accept international students and can assist students in obtaining the necessary documents to study in the USA. California Flight Academy is very accustomed to helping foreign students obtain an M-1 Visa. To learn more about the U.S. Visa process, please click here.

  • Directorate General Civil Aviation (D.G.C.A.) Compliant

    California Flight Academy conceived and developed a Directorate General Civil Aviation (D.G.C.A.) compliant training program, specifically tailored for citizens of India. This program is designed for the Indian pilot to obtain a Private Pilot License through Commercial Pilots License with Instrument and Multi-Engine Ratings. We also provide country-specific training to students from Taiwan, Mongolia, Indonesia, Turkey and the Middle East, Central and South America, various African countries, the U.S. and Canada, and many more. Feel free to contact us with your individual and country-specific needs and we’ll help you determine what is required.

We invite you to start your pilot pathway at CFA today by completing the Request Information Form above, or calling us directly at (619) 448-2212. Or, explore our Programs and Ratings.