We are one of the world’s most specialized flight schools for float and tailwheel instruction located in Talkeetna, Alaska! Above Alaska Aviation LLC specializes in precision Alaska pilot training in Tailwheel Aircraft.
Which ever course you choose, be it in a float plane or tailwheel, Above Alaska Aviation will bring you the adventurous training you expect.We are dedicated to providing quality flight and ground training with safety as our primary focus. We are open year round, however, our best flying weather is typically from April 15th through September 30th.
Earn your Airplane Single Engine Sea Plane Rating in Alaska while exploring the added freedom of float flying in a 180 horsepower PA-18 Super Cub. You will learn new skills while discovering the numerous lakes of the upper Susitna valley with Mount McKinley as a backdrop.
One of the greatest and most challenging abilities in aviation is the art of flying the tail dragger. This type of aircraft training is hard to come by anymore. If you are already a certified pilot, Above Alaska Aviation, LLC can provide the training and experience necessary to competently fly tailwheel aircraft. Statistically, due to the instability of tail draggers, pilots with tailwheel experience are more proficient pilots and thus, safer pilots.